July 1, 2004
Members of The HSUS's National Companion Animals Advisory Group discuss the parts of their facilities that most need improvement.
January 1, 2004
Kennel noise is a stressor for animals and staff, but it can be reduced through good acoustic design.
March 1, 2003
Has your organization made any changes in operations as a result of the ailing economy? Have you had to reduce any of your services? What would your advice be for readers dealing with difficult economic times?
November 1, 2002
Begone, heavy metal, pop, and chatter???shelter dogs prefer the classics.
January 1, 2002
What kind of kitty litter do you use? Where do you get it, and do you mix donated litters? What kind do the cats in your shelter seem to like best, and which is the cleanest?
November 1, 2001
At the Quincy Humane Society in Quincy, Illinois, the little things add up to big changes.
September 1, 2001
A friendly, welcoming visiting room can help man and critter find out if they're right for each other before rushing into a lifetime commitment; it's also a great chance to do some humane educating.
July 1, 2001
While many security concerns can be addressed through retrofitting, the construction of a new building provides a great opportunity to address security issues.
January 1, 2001
Knowing how many animals are in your area can help your organization plan for the future.
November 1, 1999
The cards clipped to dog kennels and cat cages usually include just a few descriptive words, but they could be the most important words you write all day.