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Animal Shelter Dogs: Promoting Them for Adoption
This two-part action kit provides resources and examples of ways to promote shelter dogs in order to increase their chances of adoption....
Animal Welfare Coalition-Building Action Kit
Table of contents
Why coalitions are important
Steps for creating a coalition:...
Dog Bites: How to Manage a Dog Willing to Bite
Having a dog with behavior problems can be difficult....
End Puppy Mills: Write Legislators and Newspapers
Writing tips: Get right to the point in your first few sentences....
Enrichment for Dogs in Shelters
This action kit provides ways to increase the adoptability of shelter dogs by enriching their day-to-day lives in the shelter....
Enrichment for Shelter Cats
Historically, food, water and shelter have been considered the basic necessities of survival, and the essentials that all animal shelters must supply cats for humane care....
How To Conduct Successful Adoption Events
A successful adoption event — one that draws a crowd and results in many adoptions — benefits all the animals at area shelters and rescue groups because it publicizes your ...
How to Introduce a Dog to a Cat
Some dogs do fine living with cats; others simply cannot live safely with felines....
How to Pass a No-Kill Resolution in Your City
Creating Safe, Humane Communities for People and Pets Table of contents
How to Start a Rescue or Other Animal Nonprofit
This manual includes a plan for how to start an animal welfare organization, including writing a mission statement, setting goals, establishing a board of directors, defini...
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