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    Animal Care Manager

    Location: Los Angeles, California

    Wallis Annenberg PetSpace

    The Animal Care Manager will lead all Animal Care, Adoption and Health Center operations in support of internal and external initiatives of Wallis Annenberg PetSpace. Must have Experience directly managing staff and providing administrative support in an animal welfare environment. B.A. with at least 5 years relevant experience.

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    Bilingual Community Outreach Coordinator

    Location: Denver, Colorado

    Metro Denver CAT

    Position Title: Full Time Bilingual (English and Spanish) Community Outreach and Field Coordinator

    PURPOSE OF THE POSITION:

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    Veterinary Technician

    Location: Denver, Colorado

    Dumb Friends League

    Are you compassionate about animals and have a desire to speak for those who cannot? For over 100 years, the Dumb Friends League has been working to end pet homelessness and animal suffering by providing a strong and steadfast voice for those who cannot speak for themselves. As the largest community-based animal welfare organization in the region, we care for more than 20,000 homeless pets and horses each year at our four facilities and are a national model in animal welfare. If you work well with people too, join our team and help us provide that voice.

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    Operations Director

    Location: Roseburg, Oregon

    Saving Grace Pet Adoption Center

    Want to be a part of a tight-knit team of dedicated individuals driven to provide compassionate care for sheltered pets? Are you seeking a job where you will never be bored, and will make a difference for animals and people every day?

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    Canine Behavior Specialist

    Location: Brooklyn, New York

    Animal Care Centers of NYC

    Canine Behavior Specialist

    Summary

    The Canine Behavior Specialist provides behavioral enrichment to the dogs in Animal Care Centers of New York City’s (ACC) care, including assisting with playgroups and behavioral assessments, providing exercise, behavioral and environmental enrichment, socialization, and basic training.

    Responsibilities

    Hands On (90%)

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    Animal Care Specialist

    Location: Redwood City, California

    Pets In Need

    The Animal Care Specialist at Pets In Need Redwood City must be a certified canine trainer from a certifying organization and practice positive reinforcement/force free training methods. He/she will be responsible for collaborating with Animal Care colleagues and adoption and medical staff to create behavior management programs and to provide direct behavior care and work with Pets In Need animals. The Animal Care Specialist must be well-organized, detail-oriented, and comfortable working with people as well as animals.

    EXPERIENCE, ABILITIES AND QUALITIES REQUIRED:

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    Humane State Ohio Shelter/Rescue Training

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Join us for a free, day-long training for animal shelters, rescue groups, humane officers and others in the animal welfare field! Topics include Adopters Welcome, Collaboration, Fundraising, TNR/Return to Field, Data and Building Humane Communities. Register now at https://www.animalsheltering.org/humane-state-ohio

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  • Magazine Article

    Dying without a sound

    HSUS investigation reveals dead rabbits in the freezer at Petland

    A day after the HSUS released the results of its undercover investigation and two days after police searched the premises, Petland announced that it was cutting ties with the franchise store in Fairfax, Virginia, and removed its company name from the building. Acting on a tip from the HSUS, Fairfax police searched the store with a warrant on April 1 and found 31 dead rabbits and one dead dog in the freezer. They are investigating.

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  • Magazine Article

    A word from us

    Seized in a 2009 dogfighting raid, Plum is Anne Sterling’s constant companion and a reminder of the lifesaving power of teamwork.

    In August 2009, the Humane Society of the United States and its in-state shelter partners assisted the Indiana Gaming Commission with the largest dogfighting raid in the state’s history. Law enforcement agents seized 109 dogs from three separate properties, one of which, in a remote wooded area, held over 80 dogs. Their owner had been breeding dogs for fighting since the late 1970s and lived several hours away; he apparently came to the property twice a week to give the dogs food and water.

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