Search Search Search Topic Programs & Operations Board & Leadership (-) Managing People Resources Volunteers Animal Health Animal Care Cleaning & Sanitation Disease Prevention & Treatment Intake Protocols Cruelty & Disasters Disaster Preparedness & Response Adoption & Placement Active FiltersManaging People Resources Group 9 Clear All Behavior Helpline - Toss your Community a Lifeline in the COVID-19 Era Learn how a Behavior Helpline can benefit your shelter, and how you can use the knowledge your shelter already possesses to run this program. 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. Proactive Community Animal Control Learn about a successful, community-focused, non-law enforcement program conducted by plain clothes animal control officers. Updating SOPs Your SOP should be reviewed at least once a year by all staff, department supervisors and the director. Saving Lives with Extended Adoption Hours Learn how to better serve your community and save more lives by extending your adoption hours. Implementing SOPs Find out how to effectively use your SOP as a training tool. Smile! You’re Saving Lives Explore ways to improve service by clarifying the meaning behind the work you do and applying proven concepts to what you already know. Decision-Making Cheat Sheet Learn how to prioritize your animal sheltering work by answering these simple questions.