The ASPCA encourages robust adoption programs designed to save as many lives as possible. We believe in open adoptions—matching people and pets through dialogue and conversation, in a climate of trust and communication. The tips, tools and how-tos found here will empower you and your community to do just that.
7 Ways to Start Engaging the Community with Find Your Fido
Here are seven easy ways to get started engaging your community for the Find Your Fido national campaign during Adopt a Shelter Dog Month.
They Did It: Doggy Valet Service
Read how one organization's doggy valet offers streamlined services with a smile for large-scale adoption events.
They Did It: Doggy Day Out
Read about one agency's Doggy Day Out program that lets volunteers take dogs on trips of their choosing like hikes, beach trips, dinners and even sleepovers.
What’s Your Sign?
Heather Mohan-Gibbons shares some tips for signage that creates an inviting space and results in the behavior change you’re seeking.