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  • Tufts Animal Care and Condition Scales

    The Tufts Animal Care and Condition (TACC) Scales were developed in 1997 by Dr. Gary Patronek, with assistance from Lori Donley, MS '97, the Fort Wayne Dept. of Animal Care and Control, and the Law Enforcement Division of the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals to help cruelty investigators and veterinarians assess cases of animal abuse or neglect that are primarily related to husbandry, as opposed to deliberate acts of cruelty.

  • March 1, 2014

    Putting a Friendly Face on Animal Control

    In California, the Santa Cruz County Animal Shelter turns on the charm and engages it's community with a door-to-door approach. Could it work for your agency?

  • January 1, 2014

    Ovation for Omaha

    Nebraska Humane Society wins the National Animal Control Association's (NACA) top animal control award in 2013.

  • January 1, 2014

    The Underside of the Big Top

    Animal control officers can play a critical role in ensuring circus animals receive better treatment and help prevent cruelty.

  • November 1, 2013

    The Challenge of a Rural TNR Project

    Laura Jordan had her work cut out for her in convincing a Connecticut community to participate in her effort to spay and neuter feral cats, having to overcome suspicion of her motives, education property owners, and show that her methods made sense.

  • November 1, 2013

    Worth Every Scent

    Program places cats who may be unsocialized or have litter box problems as working cats in local barns to deter rats.

  • November 1, 2013

    A Giant Heart in the Meadowlands

    Firefighter cares for felines at New Jersey sports complex.

  • September 1, 2013

    Beyond the Dumpster

    Touched by the sight of two young feral cats playing near a dumpster, an Ohio man becomes a TNR advocate.

  • September 1, 2013

    For Community Cats, a Change is Gonna Come

    A former ACO turned shelter veterinarian argues that the current sheltering model isn’t working when it comes to stray cats, and needs to be changed. But what should we be doing instead?

  • July 1, 2013

    Planned Pigeonhood

    With no natural predators in Waikiki, pigeons present a messy and costly problem to local businesses. A contraceptive-laced food provides a solution.

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