March 1, 2007
Long a source of controversy in the field, night-drop kennels are loved by some shelters and despised by others. Here's a look at the pros and cons.
January 1, 2007
A study examines the effects of kennel noise on canine stress levels.
March 1, 2006
When Hurricane Katrina hit at the end of August, horse expert Allan Schwartz got on the road to meet up with The HSUS Disaster Animal Response Team in Mississippi.
July 1, 2005
An interview with Allan Schwartz, the cofounder of Days End Farm Horse Rescue.
September 1, 2004
This article demystifies the critical elements of a healthy shelter by investigating ventilation systems, durable flooring, and everything in between.
July 1, 2004
Members of The HSUS's National Companion Animals Advisory Group discuss the parts of their facilities that most need improvement.
January 1, 2004
Kennel noise is a stressor for animals and staff, but it can be reduced through good acoustic design.
November 1, 2001
At the Quincy Humane Society in Quincy, Illinois, the little things add up to big changes.
September 1, 2001
A friendly, welcoming visiting room can help man and critter find out if they're right for each other before rushing into a lifetime commitment; it's also a great chance to do some humane educating.
July 1, 2001
While many security concerns can be addressed through retrofitting, the construction of a new building provides a great opportunity to address security issues.