Shelter Management

Managing a shelter requires that you be a quick-change artist with many hats: volunteer coordinator, fundraiser, marketer, board liaison and HR manager. Whatever hat you've donned, the information here can help you wear it with confidence. Read more about hiring & firing, volunteer management, find forms & samples for staff needs, and boosting your fundraising.

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New Video: Spot Cleaning for Cat Kennels

Tuesday, November 29 2016

You’ve scored a front row seat at the premiere of our new video tutorial, which you can use to train your staff or brush up on your own technique.

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Tip of the Week: Shine a Light on Ringworm

Monday, November 21 2016

A simple ringworm-ID technique that saves time, resources and lives. 

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Tip of the Week: Start at the Nose and Go to the Toes

Monday, October 24 2016

This catchy phrase will help you ensure no areas are missed in a ringworm check.

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Most Popular Tools & Tips

Tools Shelter Disinfectant Quick Reference

You’re going to want to print, bookmark and share this helpful shelter sanitation guide!

Tips When Clinic Disinfectants Cause Problems

Do you know what to do if pets in your clinic accidentally come in contact with disinfectants? These tips from ASPCA Poison Control Center can help.

Tips Vet Tech Corner: Poison Prevention Tips for Puppies and Kittens

When counseling new puppy and kitten owners, share these lifesaving tips from the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center.

Article Nothing to Sneeze At: Cold & Flu Medications

It’s the time of year when sales of cold and flu medications soar – and those medications can find their way to family pets.