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  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Mouthpieces: Your Smile Could Save a Life

    This Mouthpieces poster is designed to remind your staff how important it is to provide good customer service to shelter visitors.

  • Cats are from Mars?

    Jackson Galaxy set out to be a musician, but wound up a cat behavior guru and the star of Animal Planet’s My Cat From Hell. The patron saint of conflicted cats discusses his career and shares his insights into the workings of the feline mind.

  • Mouthpieces: Adopters Are Our Heroes

    This installment of Mouthpieces celebrates adopters as superheroes and assures new pet parents that you will be there to support them as they and their pet adjust to life together.

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Policies & Programs

  • Shelter Diagnostic System

    This is an assessment tool designed to help private and public animal shelters run better by surveying employees and making specific recommendations based on survey results.


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