November 1, 2002
Planning in advance will not only help you develop a great volunteer orientation, it can also head off potential tensions between staff and the volunteers you decide to take on.
July 1, 2002
Greenhill Humane Society volunteer Johnnie Hillsbery doesn???t shy away from shy cats; in fact, he specializes in helping the most frightened of felines.
May 1, 2002
As more schools integrate service-learning programs into their curricula, animal protection organizations have become a popular choice for young people seeking volunteer opportunities.
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?
July 1, 2001
At a volunteer recognition dinner, the organization???s treasurer, Cynthia Bostwick of the St. Clair County Humane Society in Port Huron, Michigan, paid tribute to their efforts with this speech.
January 1, 2001
Helping board members and volunteers understand the difficulty of making euthanasia decisions.
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.
September 1, 1998
Provide quiet time; call the doctor; clean up your act??_
May 1, 1996
Designed as a handout for people interested inbecoming foster caregivers for needy animals.