Running a shelter or rescue comes with substantial responsibilities, and it also means you often wear a lot of hats—including volunteer coordinator, fundraiser, marketer, board liaison and HR manager. We’ve provided information to help you fill all those roles, as well as related job aids and samples.
Behavioral Rehabilitation of Extremely Fearful Dogs
Review research by the ASPCA Behavioral Rehabilitation Center on the effectiveness of a behavior modification protocol that could reduce euthanasia in moderately to extremely fearful dogs, especially those from cruel and neglectful backgrounds
ASPCA Survey: Strategies to Increase Participation in Kitten Foster Programs in High Shelter Intake Communities
Read a recent ASPCA study that identifies barriers and opportunities to increase kitten foster volunteers in high kitten shelter intake communities.
Customizable Emergency Response Plan for Animal Shelters
Download this disaster planning template and prepare to keep your animals and the people who care for them safe during any emergency.
A Pup Named Pumpernickel is ASPCA Spay/Neuter Alliance’s 500,000th Patient
As of October 11, 2022, half a million animals have been spayed and neutered by the ASPCA Spay/Neuter Alliance (ASNA). The landmark patient was a puppy named Pumpernickel.