Animal Content: A Vibe or a Big Yikes?

Mar 12, 2024

2:30pm – 3:30pm CT

Animals are excellent sources of engagement for social media managers and content creators. But how can you tell if that video you're eyeing was ethically sourced, if that owl cafe you're about to record at is humane, or if that adorable chimpanzee post you're about to like is cute at all? Join social media specialists as well as experts on animal behavior as we discuss how you can tell if the content you are about to source, create, or consume could be damaging to the wildlife and animals we all love.

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Luisa Arnedo

National Geographic

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Preeti Desai

National Audubon Society

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Elizabeth Sorrell

Green Jay Strategies

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Shawn Sweeney

Jane Goodall Institute

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