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  • May 1, 2007

    Coffee Break: How Do You Cope with Burnout?

    When your work becomes overwhelming and you start to burn out, how do you regain a positive attitude and find the strength to continue? That's the question we asked, and you responded with all sorts of mood-improving methods'from seeing friends to reading a good book to spending time with animals.

  • May 1, 2007

    And the Winner Is...

    An awards ceremony honors animal welfare professionals in the Washington, D.C., area.

  • 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.

  • March 1, 2007

    People Power: Kevin Simpson

    Kevin Simpson, the first ever Director of Animal Behavior and Training at his shelter, offers the scoop on his background, program goals, and invention of Crazy Tubes.

  • September 1, 2006

    Assessing Stress: Animal Workers and the Emotional Toll of Euthanasia

    A recent study explores euthanasia-related stress, including the variables that enable certain people to remain in the field for years while others burn out quickly.

  • September 1, 2006

    Introductions, Please: Helping Foster Dogs Adjust to Temporary Homes

    Fostering dogs can be a rewarding experience or a disastrous one. It all depends on how well you prepare.

  • June 1, 2006

    Quieter Shelter Dogs? It's a Laughing Matter

    Researcher's recordings of canine merriment provide comfort to shelter pooches.

  • May 1, 2006

    The Smell of De-stress?

    Scottish study investigates effects of "dog appeasing pheromone" on shelter dogs

  • 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

    Get Certified

    To work in this industry, some say, you've got to be certifiable. Until recently, though, there was never a way to prove that.

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