The ASPCA encourages robust adoption programs designed to save as many lives as possible. We believe in 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.
Pets as Gifts Can Safely Increase Holiday Adoptions
Learn how promoting pets as gifts can get more shelter animals adopted using research-backed techniques that save lives.
18 Life Hacks for Animal Shelters
These shelter hacks will give you lots of ideas for enrichment, cat and dog care, staff management and more, all for cheap or free!
10 Tips for Shooting Great Video of Your Shelter Animals
Looking for some quick tricks on producing sharp, professional videos to promote your services and shelter animals? Here are our top tips for high-quality video
Dog Saved from Hoarding Case Goes Home for the Holidays
Read about a happy ending for Harley, a dog seized in a 2019 hoarding case, thanks to a doting foster parent.