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Betsy McFarland

Betsy McFarland, CAWA, is the former Vice President of the Companion Animals section of The Humane Society of the United States, leading its mission to create a world in which people and pets live happy, healthy lives, thriving together.

Content by Betsy McFarland

  • Blog Post

    Welcome to the new Animal Sheltering online!

    We have the power to change our communities

    For decades, The HSUS and Animal Sheltering have worked hard to bring you the latest information, newest approaches, best practices and more from our field. With the launch of our newly improved site,, we’re thrilled to share a number of new features to help you in your quest to save lives and keep pets with their families. 

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