rescue. reunite. rehome. rethink.
  • Share to Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Email
  • Print

Articles

  • July 1, 2003

    New Academy Offers Training to East Coast ACOs

    For East Coast agencies that want their officers to receive excellent training but don't have the budget to send them to conferences all over the country, a new educational resource will provide an opportunity for learning without the drawbacks of long-distance travel.

  • July 1, 2003

    Both Sides Now

    After more than two decades in the trenches at Alachua County Animal Services in Gainesville, Florida, John Snyder "crossed over" to work for The Humane Society of the United States. But he's not on the "dark side"'he's on everybody's side, doing what he can to help both public and private agencies get the respect and resources they need from their communities.

  • July 1, 2003

    Book Gives ACOs a Lesson in Crafting Lesson Plans

    If you'd like to talk to local elementary school students about what you do but you aren't sure where to begin, a new book from the National Association of Humane and Environmental Education can help.

  • May 1, 2003

    A Round of Appaws

    Exit Wounds, a novel from J.A. Jance, includes a hoarder among its characters—and has the potential to bring the issue to thousands, if not millions, of mainstream readers.

  • March 1, 2003

    In Practice: Good Samaritan Postcards

    Developed by Kate Pullen when she was the director of the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria in Virginia, the card was designed to thank people who care enough to pick up strays and deliver them to the shelter.

  • January 1, 2003

    Training Film Helps Police Fight Animal Abuse

    Law enforcement officers who need to learn more about investigating cruelty cases will find a new training video a valuable tool.

  • January 1, 2003

    Local Agencies Document Links Between Animal Cruelty, Human Violence

    In Ontario, a humane society collaborates with a child welfare agency on a cross-reporting project.

  • January 1, 2003

    Customer Service Survey: Field Services

    If you've ever wondered how the public sees your organization, or if you've gotten the sense that your staff may need additional training in client service, a survey is a great tool to help pinpoint where your agency excels and where it could use some improvement. This sample survey from the field services division of the Fort Worth Public Health Department in Texas, which oversees the city's animal care and control, is a great template for developing a questionnaire specific to your agency's needs.

  • May 1, 2002

    Please, Sir, May I Have Some More?

    A long-time animal control supervisor provides tips on how to finagle funds from municipal financiers.

  • March 1, 2002

    San Diego Officer Describes "Mind-Boggling" Cockfighting Investigation

    An interview with Captain Ken Beauregard of the San Diego Humane Society & SPCA, which last year conducted the largest cockfighting bust in U.S. history.

Items 91 - 100 of 116  Previous12345678910Next
Powered by Convio
nonprofit software