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.
Shelter Intake: Part 1
Learn how to maximize lifesaving capacity through intake procedures that address animals’ physical and behavioral health.
Shelter Intake: Part 2
Learn about the basic foundation of sheltering intake protocols that will minimize the risk of disease.
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.
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.
Shelter Guidelines: Math and Population Planning
Learn how simple math applies to population planning and saving the lives of homeless animals.
Shelter Guidelines: The Five Freedoms and Shelter Wellness
Learn about key elements of a comprehensive shelter medical plan supporting individual animal welfare within animal populations.