Maddie’s Pet Forum

Maddie’s Pet Forum was developed to increase collaboration in the animal welfare industry and support pet caregivers all in the name of lifesaving. Shelter and rescue organi...

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Maddie's Pet Forum Admin
November 30, 2018 at 10:40 AM

Meet Founding Member Karly Noel

@Karly Noel
Director of Education and Outreach
Sacramento, California

Tell us about you and your history in animal welfare.

KN: I'm originally from southern California and I'm the Director of Education and Outreach for RedRover based in Sacramento, California. Like many in animal welfare, I wear many hats at my organization. I oversee...See More

  • Zooramey  

    I love Red Rover and all of the incredibly important work you all do. Thank you ...

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Director, Behavior Specialist / Trainer
December 08, 2018 at 09:36 PM

Fundraising on Etsy

We have been raising most of our funds via auctions and FB fundraisers lately. I decided to put some of my nicer items on Etsy. Please share if you would, for a good cause.   One of a kind dog stuff

December 07, 2018 at 11:55 AM
  • Sheila.darpino   Maddie's Fund Staff

    Hi Rebecca, How does the owner describe the dog and its behavior before the fires? Are the dogs being kept ...
Shelter Manager
December 05, 2018 at 09:02 PM
  • Zooramey  

    I think the idea of creating a collage with pictures is really nice. You could even add photos on to ...
  • Sheila.darpino   Maddie's Fund Staff

    Hi Coconnell, i love your ideas! Here are a few things we did with our adoption program: 1. When someone's ...

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Community Manager
October 31, 2018 at 12:26 PM
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  • Caitlin Quinn  

    This is an interesting study, and definitely, agree that there's room for testing lots of other factors around the results! ...
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Program Director, Target Zero
November 15, 2018 at 01:58 PM
New activity:  November 27, 2018 at 12:30 PM
  • Sheila.darpino   Maddie's Fund Staff

    Hi Mike, I don't currently work in a shelter, but at the shelters i've worked at in the past... Yes, ...
  • MarylinPointers  

    OK, now I'm just cranky. This is the second time I've spent 1/2 hour typing in a very detailed response ...
Maddie's Pet Forum Admin
November 07, 2018 at 01:08 PM
New activity:  November 26, 2018 at 12:32 PM
  • Lu,ckyleo7  

    we are having a senior dog adoption event at Pet smart in November 17th. We also have a page on ...
  • Denise  

    At my previous shelter, we offered two programs. The first was for pets with chronic conditions like diabetes, special diets, ...
  • Patricia Smith-Newby  

    I think it is amazing that you might be able to assist seniors after adoption. We do long term, as ...
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