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  • May 1, 2007

    Creature Feature: Plight of the Iguana

    They may look like little dinosaurs, but iguanas are still in existence'and may turn up at your shelter in need of care. We provide some basic guidelines for housing, feeding, and adoption requirements.

  • March 1, 2007

    Q & A: New Shelter Book: It's for the Birds

    We talk to bird expert Eileen McCarthy about the troubles birds have in shelters and about ways to make sure our feathery friends find a comfortable roost when they visit.

  • March 1, 2007

    The Behavior Department: The Basics of Shelter Dog Training

    Mychelle Blake discusses the benefits of training and socialization for shelter dogs and outlines the training methods that have worked best in her sessions with volunteers.

  • January 1, 2007

    Creature Feature: Roosters Seized from Cockfighters

    It may be illegal in 48 states, but cockfighting is still a high-stakes business. Here's what to do when roosters rescued from these operations end up at your shelter.

  • September 1, 2006

    The Breed Report: Cocker Spaniels

    This overview of cocker spaniels provides valuable information on the unique traits and needs of the breed.

  • May 1, 2006

    The Breed Report: Great Danes

    This overview of Great Danes provides valuable information on the unique traits and needs of the breed.

  • November 1, 2005

    The Breed Report: The Boxer

    While every dog is unique, knowing that one breed likes to herd and another likes to lap-nap may help caretakers provide a better temporary home'and locate the ideal permanent one.

  • November 1, 2005

    Before You Evaluate Animals, Evaluate Your Shelter

    Are you ready to implement a behavior program? An online course series from Humane Society University will help you answer that question and develop the tools you need to get started.

  • September 1, 2005

    The Breed Report: The Beagle

    While every dog is unique, knowing some behaviors and tips specific to beagles may help caretakers provide a better temporary home'and locate the ideal permanent one.

  • July 1, 2005

    The Breed Report: Border Collies

    This interview with an expert on border collies can help shelters and adoption groups learn more about the needs and characteristics of this specific breed.

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