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  • August 6, 2012

    Samples: Loudoun County ACC Emergency Shelter Evacuation Plan

    Loudoun County Animal Care & Control in Virginia has created a shelter evacuation plan in case of emergency.

  • July 9, 2012

    PetShelterPlan.org - Disaster Resistant Communities Group

    Use these sample documents from the Western Massachusetts Disaster Animal Response Team Initiative to plan a pet-friendly shelter during a disaster.

  • July 9, 2012

    ASPCA Pro - Understanding NIMS and ICS

    Feeling overloaded on incident-command acronyms? Figure them all out with the ASPCA's helpful guide.

  • July 9, 2012

    FEMA's Disaster Planning and Recovery Resources

    Find your state's office or agency of emergency management, and access the disaster preparedness and recovery resources FEMA offers.

  • July 1, 2012

    Helping Hounds

    In some areas of the country, animal shelters take in more stray hunting hounds than pit bulls. Often undernourished and unsocialized, hunting dogs pose unique challenges for shelters. Here are some tips for meeting their needs and getting them into happy homes.

  • July 1, 2012

    Roadside Extraction

    A cooperative effort rehomes neglected exotics kept in an unaccredited roadside zoo to sanctuaries equipped to care for them.

  • July 1, 2012

    Success in Santa Clara County

    Read about the unique and myriad challenges the Santa Clara County animal shelter in California faces every day. Then take heart and find inspiration in how the shelter has found a way to thrive with the help of innovative programs and local volunteers and rescue groups.

  • July 1, 2012

    The Neighs Have It

    After helping local animal control with a heartbreaking horse case, veterinarian Grant Miller was inspired to found CHANGE. The group started small—collecting spare change in water bottle jugs—but now has attracted more than 200 volunteers and rescued more than 75 horses.

  • May 7, 2012

    Asilomar Accords

    A job worth doing is worth doing together. That's the basic idea of a groundbreaking new document designed to impact communities and animals around the country. The Asilomar Accords symbolizes the end of suspicion and distrust between animal care and control organizations and sets forth a new agenda -- one of collaboration.

  • May 1, 2012

    Friends ... with Benefits

    “Friends of the shelter” groups can be a major boon for many agencies, but successful partnerships require a clear delineation of roles and responsibilities. See how several shelters have been able to maintain beautiful friendships.

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