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  • November 1, 2009

    Off Leash: Scooby Dooby Doo, Where Are You?

    The Sacramento SPCA recently unveiled a series of ads using iconic animal cartoon characters'or, more precisely, their absence'to show that when pets aren't around, there's a void in our lives.

  • July 1, 2009

    Out of Control, Into Compassion

    Progressive agencies are changing the way animal control does business, reconciling the need to protect the public with the goal of saving animals' lives.

  • July 1, 2009

    Creature Feature: Prowling the Divide

    After years of debate about the place of feral cats in our society, bird lovers and feline advocates are making peace for the sake of the animals.

  • July 1, 2009

    The Few, the Proud, the Animal Control Officers

    While it hasn't always had the prettiest history, the animal control field has become far more professional, progressive, and humane over the years.

  • May 1, 2009

    Climbing the Ladder

    Animal shelters have come a long way, largely due to the ever-increasing professional experience and qualifications of the folks who run them. If you want to make a lifelong career of sheltering, if you hope to gradually climb the ladder from scooping poop and walking dogs to guiding the direction of an organization, it's not enough to simply love animals'you must develop your skills. Here's how to do it.

  • March 1, 2009

    Nominate a Dog for a Valor Award

    Did a dog from your shelter act heroically to save a person in need? Have you heard about a dog who gallantly rose to action in the face of danger? Help us recognize these courageous canines by nominating a heroic dog for a Dog of Valor Award.

  • March 1, 2009

    Helping Workplaces Go To the Dogs

    Dogs at Work: A Practical Guide to Creating Dog-Friendly Workplaces, a new book published by The HSUS, explains why dogs at work can be good for employees' souls as well as the organization's bottom line.

  • January 1, 2009

    Off Leash: A Little Visual Mystery and Some Not-Too-Distant History

    An old photograph captures a moment in an animal shelter's history.

  • November 1, 2008

    Off Leash: Tatt's What We're Talking About

    Working in animal protection can leave a mark on people'and some of those marks are more visible than others! We asked you to send in pictures of your animal tattoos, and we voted on the best photos and stories.

  • November 1, 2008

    Puppy Love that Lasts

    A study shows that pet owners feel more secure in their relationships with their pets than with their romantic partners.

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