I love it that HCPRC got help from businesses to make their strategy easier on staff. Great idea!
“Have you ever sat in a waiting room, waiting for your car to get serviced?” asks Lori Letzring, Manager of Pet Resources and Community Services at Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center (HCPRC). If you’re like us, you’re picturing fluorescent light bulbs, stale coffee and a lengthy wait. HCPRC’s strategy for the Get ...See More
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We have had a cat foster program for years at our shelter, but we don't have foster homes for dogs. We have recently had a situation arise where we will be requiring one. My questions to you are;
1) How do you find appropriate foster homes for dogs?
2) What is your screening process?
Hi! I'm a grad student at the University of Washington and a volunteer at a TNR/low-income cat sterilization clinic in Seattle. The only familiar face I'm noticing is @JohnDBoone, but I may have interacted with some of you at the HSUS Expo. You may have also participated in one of the three national surveys I've run for feral/free-roaming cat...See More
Hi Maddie’s Community!
My name is Jessica Schleder, and I am the CEO of Adoptimize.We are looking for shelters who might be interested in trying out the technology and giving us feedback.
Adoptimize is a brand new animal shelter software that automates better intake photos to increase adoption rates and reduce shelter operating costs....See More
When Beauregard McGee was found and taken to a North Philadelphia shelter, he tested positive for the Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV). Previously, his life would have been at risk because of this disease. Luckily for Beauregard, the Get ‘em Home Challenge had just begun, and Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) was kicking off two...See More
(So many lifesaving advances! Where do we even start, right??)
In order to find adopters for pets with long shelter stays and compete in the Get ‘Em Home Challenge, Young-Williams Animal Center developed progressive programming that involved many different areas. Their plan involved the creation of a field trip program, an innovative foster-to-adopt program, marketing pets heavily on social media,...See More