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  • 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.

  • 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

    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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • January 1, 2002

    Animal Ordinance Violators Go Back to School

    In Kansas City, Kansas, new program teaches first-time offenders the ABCs of responsible pet ownership.

  • September 1, 2001

    Financing the Lifesavers

    Maryland agency gets help in covering the costs of caring for injured animals. 

  • May 1, 2001

    Training Wheels for Pet Owners

    Renowned dog trainer and shelter operator Sue Sternberg describes "Training Wheels," the inspiring program her shelter has created to reach out to the most needy members of the community. 

  • January 1, 2001

    Acting for Animals in Arizona

    In the Grand Canyon State, the furred and the feathered have new support from an anti-cruelty coalition. 

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