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Our Mission

The ABMA continually strives to advance intentional and enlightened behavior management to improve the lives and welfare of all animals.


The Animal Behavior Management Alliance (ABMA) is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation with a membership comprised of animal care professionals and other individuals interested in enhancing animal care through training and enrichment. The ABMA has been incorporated as a non profit organization since 2000.  

ABMA Quote Our Vision: To be a global leader dedicated to advancing animal welfare through excellence in behavior management.

Animal Behavior Conversations: The Podcast of the ABMA

New episodes of "Animal Behavior Conversations: The Podcast of The ABMA" are available every Wednesday on all major platforms including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Amazon Music, Anchor, Stitcher, iHeart Radio, Castbox, Pocket Casts, and RadioPublic. 

ABMA Annual Conferences
  • 19
    February New Members
  • 23
    Countries Represented
  • 21
    Years Incorporated
  • 10
    Conservation Organizations Supported
  • 23244
    Conservation Donations (USD)
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