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  • September 1, 2013

    Service with a Smile

    Customer service matters. As rescuers, it’s easy to forget that in order to help our organizations grow and be able to place more animals, we have to take care of people, too.

  • July 1, 2013

    The Power of Purr

    Some cat rescues collaborate with local prisons to create foster programs in which felines get loving care till they’re ready for adoption. These programs aren't only helping the kitties—it’s working wonders for inmates, too.

  • July 1, 2013

    The Fine Line Between 'Pets' and 'Pests'

    Rats and mice can make great pets, but the wild ones can cause trouble in your facility. The best way to deal with them humanely is to make sure they have no way to get into your building in the first place.

  • July 1, 2013

    The Road to Zero

    Peter Marsh’s latest book questions conventional wisdom in the sheltering world and presents data-driven strategies for eliminating shelter overpopulation.

  • July 1, 2013

    Mouthpieces: Rescue You

    This installment of Animal Sheltering magazine's Mouthpieces introduces Rescue Central, the first nationwide information-sharing and networking site for those involved in animal rescue.

  • July 1, 2013

    Mile-High Aspirations

    Proving that "working together works," a Denver-based animal welfare alliance has live-release rates on the rise. Find out how the 25-member group is making a difference for animals in their community.

  • July 1, 2013

    One Clear Moment

    Just months after longtime rescue volunteer Theresa Strader saw a puppy mill in person for the first time, she founded National Mill Dog Rescue, a group that rescues and rehabilitates discarded puppy mill dogs.

  • May 1, 2013

    The Placement Conundrum

    In this article, we explore adoption policies, and what we in the rescue community can do to ease the adoption process while continuing to place animals into safe and permanent homes.

  • May 1, 2013

    All Aboard the Train(ing)

    Everyone makes mistakes, but in a shelter, mistakes can cost lives. Find out how an employee survey helped one shelter develop an employee training plan to allow its staff to succeed on the job and avoid much-feared errors.

  • May 1, 2013

    Step by Step, Pet by Pet

    Volunteer Debbie Rappuhn’s tireless and tenacious efforts to improve the lives of animals at the Florence Lauderdale Animal Shelter in Alabama are paying off—big time.

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