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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10 Spay/Neuter Promos That Will Make You LOL!

Tuesday, January 17 2017

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5 Spay/Neuter Promotions That Will Make You LOL

Tuesday, February 24 2015

Now in its 21st year, World Spay Day shines a spotlight on the lifesaving power of spay/neuter and the need for affordable services, particularly in underserved communities.

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How-to Cost Savings from Publicly Funded Spay/Neuter Programs

Cost effective ways to get s/n funding from city councils, county general funds, health departments and other government entities.

How-to How to Teach Community TNR Workshops

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals supports Trap-Neuter-Return as a positive and effective program to help reduce outdoor cat populations.

Tips Tips for Housing Feral Cats

Since ferals may be less healthy, more aggressive and more easily stressed than your general cat population, giving them a separate housing area benefits everyone.

How-to Talking with Your Community About Spay/Neuter

These tips and download can help you communicate effectively and gain community support for your spay/neuter efforts.