3 Tips for Intake and Operations at a Temporary Shelter
Managing a temporary shelter can be an overwhelming task. Follow these three tips from the ASPCA’s Field Investigations and Response Team (FIR)
Cat Intake Protocol
Read the National Animal Care and Control Association’s recommendations for cat intake at animal shelters during the COVID-19 pandemic.
CDC, AVMA and University Shelter Medicine Program Recommendations for Intake, Housing, and Care of Animals from COVID-19 Households
Read newly updated guidelines for animal shelters during the COVID-19 pandemic released by AVMA, CDC and university shelter medicine programs.
FAQ: Must We Always Vaccinate on Intake?
ASPCA Shelter Medicine Services veterinarians explain the importance of vaccinating on intake and using the right vaccines.
Five Tips for Naming Animals At Intake
What’s in a name? A lot! Here’s a boost of inspiration to assist you in the animal naming process.
How to Take a Daily Animal Inventory
Taking a daily count and making sure your software systems are up to date allow you keep track of the animals in your care and prevent errors in your data.
Intake Protocol for Kitten Foster Programs
Download and customize this kitten intake protocol to help make your organization’s intake screening procedures thorough and consistent.
Preventive Health Care & Vaccinations
When vaccination protocols are appropriately developed and properly applied, they can be among the most important and lifesaving tools available to shelters.
Recommendations for Public Health Officials Managing In-Home Care
Get guidance from the CDC on how public health officials can safely provide home care for those in isolation due to COVID-19.