Fast Track FAQs
Find the answers to your questions about fast track and slow track for your shelter population.
Fast Track Planning
Use this resource to better understand how to fast track your shelter population.
Length of Stay FAQs
Use this easy guide to better understand length of stay for shelter animals.
Population Wellness Rounds
Assess each animal daily and ensure that all needed steps have been taken for that animal that day.
Daily Rounds: How to Decrease Length of Stay
Learn how introducing daily rounds will help you decrease your animals' Length of Stay.
Use a Food Calculator
Use this calculator to determine the correct amount of food for dogs and cats based on weight and life stage
Design for Health: Building Welfare into Shelter Construction
Learn what you need to know about healthy shelter design and layout before and during your consultation with your construction crew.
Animal Weight Monitoring Form
This form can help shelter staff monitor the weight fluctuations of individual animals.
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.
ASPCA Statement of Support for Veterinarians Considering Megestrol Acetate as a Temporary Contraceptive for Female Cats During COVID-19
Read the ASPCA’s statement of support for veterinarians considering megestrol acetate as a temporary contraceptive for female cats during the COVID-19 crisis.