Some animal welfare organizations are finding strength in mergers
When it comes to the animal welfare mission, shelters and rescues should always be working together, striving to put themselves out of business. Until that happy day arrives, though, organizations are often competing for public attention and donor dollars. And in some cases, they’re performing the same roles in communities not far from each other. So when does it make sense to put that “We’re all in this together” concept into day-to-day practice?