Tools & Tips
Explore hundreds of how-tos, guidelines, case studies, and more to help you get inspired, improve your work, and save more lives.
3 Tips for Setting Up a Temporary Shelter
In the event of a disaster or large-scale seizure in your community, follow these three tips from the ASPCA’s Field Investigations and Response Team (FIR).
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)
Dog & Cat Safety Tip Sheets in Case of Disaster
You can help adopters, veterinary clients and the community keep pets safe in case disaster strikes by handing out these one-page cat and dog safety sheets.
Travel Bag Download for Pet Evacuations Plus Disaster Shareables
Download these traveling bag lists and give them to your adopters and clients to help them be ready in case of emergency evacuations.
Emergency Foster Resources
Use these fostering resources to help you recruit and manage fosters during an emergency like the COVID-19 pandemic.
Veterinary Standard Precautions for Zoonotic Disease Prevention
Review standard protocol and precautions for preventing the spread of zoonotic diseases.
Get guidance on using personal protective equipment (PPE) in an animal- shelter setting during COVID-19.