Tools & Tips
Explore hundreds of how-tos, guidelines, case studies, and more to help you get inspired, improve your work, and save more lives.
Foster Kitten Supply Wish Lists and Checklists
Use a sample wish list and checklist to gather needed supplies for foster kittens.
3 Tips for Preventing the Spread of Canine Heartworm Infection During Transport
Use these three tips to prevent the spread of canine heartworm infection when transporting and relocating heartworm positive dogs.
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!
Teaching Cats to Ride in Carriers
Share this resource with your cat adopters and foster families to help make trips in carriers less stressful for everyone.
COVID-19 Animal Relocation Preparedness Guide
Whether your organization is a source or destination, download this extensive guide for recommendations on resuming animal relocation services amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
How to Create Electronic Certificates of Veterinary Inspection
Learn how to easily convert your health certificates, or certificates of veterinary inspection (CVIs), from paper to electronic forms.
How Many Parvo Vaccines Should Puppies Have Before Transport?
Discover the results of the ASPCA’s study on vaccinating puppies for parvovirus by reading the study and reviewing an accompanying video.
Cleaning and Disinfecting Dog and Cat Transport Crates and Vehicles
Watch these how-to videos for helpful tips on sanitizing crates and vehicles used to transport shelter animals.
They Did It: Decreased Length of Stay with Post-Adoption Spay/Neuter Contracts
Learn how 1 shelter used post-adoption spay/neuter contracts to get pets into homes faster and open space for more animals in need.