Upcoming Events

The BAP hosts an annual conference, trainings, stakeholder task force meetings, outreach events, and other events available to the public. See below for information about upcoming and past events. 


BAP Annual Conference - Feb. 2&3, 2023

The BAP is hosting a free two-day annual conference on addressing animal mistreatment. 


  • Thursday, February 2, 2023, 9 am - 5 pm 
  • Friday February 3, 2023, 8 am - 5 pm


  • CSU SPUR Campus, 4817 National Western Dr, Denver, CO. 

The conference is designed to provide training for law enforcement, current BAP agents, and individuals working for municipalities, law enforcement, and non profit organizations interested in becoming BAP agents. The conference will include a keynote address, presentations on new animal protection initiatives in Colorado, and hands-on training from the Colorado Department of Agriculture and the Colorado Humane Society

See the event flyer and the detailed agenda for a description of the conference. 

Register for the BAP Annual Conference

BAP Trainings

The BAP is currently partnering with Sheriff’s Offices throughout the state to provide training for law enforcement on recognizing and responding to cases of potential mistreatment of equine and livestock. See below for information on past and upcoming trainings.

To request a training, please email Dr. Rebecca Niemiec

Public Hearings and Stakeholder Task Force Meetings

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