Shelter & Rescue Work : Help for Organizations

The Covid-19 Resource Library is a comprehensive list of resources to help shelters, rescue groups, and other animal welfare organizations navigate necessary adaptations to...Read More
Use your shelter data to increase lifesaving. Want to increase your shelter’s save rate?...Read More
Best Friends' kitten foster care manual has information on preparing for, bringing home and caring for a foster kitten to prepare him or her for a forever home....Read More
The best way to help a baby bird that’s fallen out of his nest, a squirrel that’s been hit by a car, a crow that seems unable to fly, or any other form of wildlife, is to c...Read More
Before attempting to rescue any wild animal, please see the resource “Wild Animal Rescue: Helping...Read More
Every year, many thousands of young wild animals are “rescued” by kind people wanting to help them. Unfortunately, many of these young animals do not need to be rescued....Read More
Tara’s Run is a facility for training shelter dogs at Best Friends that contains real-life equipment to help dogs become familiar with structures they’ll encounter in a hom...Read More
Have you successfully trapped a stray animal and are you wondering what the next step is?...Read More
A common scenario at shelters everywhere: You’ve taken a dog out of his run for a bit and now it’s time for him to go back in....Read More
Dogs are naturally social animals, but that doesn’t mean they all have the necessary social skills to meet each other politely....Read More