Take Five Friday: Speed Dating Dogs, Backpacking Cats and the Word of the Day
No time to troll Facebook for the latest news in the animal welfare field? No worries, I did it for you. All the juice, no pulp, in 5 clicks or less.
- Ever tried speed dating? (Errr, between potential adopters and the animals in your facility, that is…) Check out this recent clip from The Today Show to see how one agency did it:
- See some of the field’s most effective fundraising, pet ID and adoption flyers, courtesy of our friends at AnimalSheltering.org, at the Innovation Station. Here’s one of the grand-prize winners:- One to share with your Facebook fans:
- So, uh, what’s his favorite subject…cat-culus? Great reduced-fee cat adoptions promo from Minneapolis Animal Care and Control:
- Fee-waiving and Facebooking are fun! Take a tip from ASPCA $100K Challenger Washington Humane Society. They’ve been posting a new status every day letting fans know what the word of the day is. When someone goes in to adopt and says the magic word, he or she will enjoy 50% off adoption fees. We kinda liked Tuesday’s ; )What grabbed you on social media this week?