SPARCS is a conference to promote research and education in canine science and is presented by National Canine Research Council.

SPARCS 2020 is postponed!

SPARCS 2020 has been postponed. Updated conference information—the new dates, schedule, speakers, and how to watch and participate—will be coming soon!

In the meantime, get your canine science fix by perusing past SPARCS events below:

young blonde woman kneels and is licked by a large dalmation against a rust orange wall
Small white dog gazes eagerly at bone-shaped dog treat held in front of camera
Close-up of colorful world map with small flag pins on various countries
Two test tubes with liquid are in focus in the foreground, laboratory equipment is blurred in the background

For general information about the SPARCS organization, please refer to our Frequently Asked Questions page.