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  • November 1, 2009

    At Their Service ... with a Smile

    As the massive Shelter Pet Project campaign reaches out to communities nationwide, the potential for increased adoptions is huge. Many people will attempt to adopt a pet for the first time, and their experiences have the potential to impact shelters for years to come.

  • November 1, 2009

    Looking at a Hoarder

    The latest contribution to the growing perspective on hoarding is Inside Animal Hoarding: The Case of Barbara Erickson and Her 552 Dogs. The two-part narrative-the first written by a social worker, the second by a sociologist-is a compelling read.

  • November 1, 2009

    Reach Kids with Humane Lessons and Earn Extra Funds

    The KIND News Adopt-a-Classroom program from Humane Society Youth offers an effective way to start a communitywide youth education initiative-and raise some cash for your shelter.

  • September 1, 2009

    Out of the Mall, Into the Shelter

    Autumn is in the air, and with it, some fall-themed adoption ideas.

  • September 1, 2009

    Mouthpieces: Whose Cat is That?

    This installment of MouthPieces offers valuable information that you can pass along to the public about feral cats and trap-neuter-return (TNR) programs.

  • September 1, 2009

    Don't Forget About Us

    Shelter staffs use special events, savvy marketing, and social networking to promote small-animal adoption.

  • September 1, 2009

    Q & A: Seeking Higher Ground for Animals in Disasters

    In her recently released Filling the Ark, author and sociologist Leslie Irvine argues for better catastrophe planning and a new view of animals. She discusses her work and her on-the-ground experiences following Hurricane Katrina.

  • September 1, 2009

    Off Leash: Putting the 'Fun' in Fundraiser

    In tough economic times, it's more important than ever for shelters to keep the money coming in. One strategy is to kick the creativity level up a notch. Here's a smattering of the wacky and wonderful events that shelters have devised to beat those recession blues.

  • September 1, 2009

    Fire & Ice

    The season that brought the worst ice storm in decades to Massachusetts brought the worst bushfires in history to the Australian state of Victoria. In this double feature, two shelter staff who worked through the disasters tell their stories, and emphasize the value of being prepared.

  • September 1, 2009

    Show Me the Money: Putting on the Dog

    Cute canines don finery and strut beside human models to raise funds for a Maryland shelter.

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