Fighting SNAFUs with SOPs

October 2011 by Michael R. Moyer, VMD

Audience: Executive Leadership

Video Length: 44 minutes

Have you been wondering how you can impose order upon chaos in your animal shelter or rescue organization? Well, this is the talk for you! Listen in while Dr. Michael Moyer, Director of the Shelter Animal Medicine Program at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and current President and Board Member of the American Animal Hospital Association, presents a well thought out and information packed talk on Fighting SNAFUs with SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures).

After viewing the presentation, click here to take the quiz and receive a Certificate of Attendance!

About Michael R. Moyer, VMD

A 1990 Graduate of University of Pennsylvania, and owner of Bridgewater Veterinary Hospital in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, Dr. Moyer returned to teach at the School in May 2006. In addition to lectures and surgical instruction, he represents the School in a variety of local, state, and national collaborative efforts in animal welfare and sheltering. He has extensive professional volunteer leadership experience with alumni, local, state, and national veterinary medical organizations. He has held various elected and appointed positions within these organizations, including serving as the PVMA's President for the year 2004. He was awarded the PVMA veterinarian for the year 2005 and the Student AVMA Community Outreach Award in 2010. He is currently President and Board Member of the American Animal Hospital Association. He resides in Bucks County with his wife Monica, three children, Labrador retriever, and two cats.

 

Comments

Content you may be interested in

Use social media to get more foster homes for big dogs

February 15, 2017

Can you save 44 large dogs’ lives in 14 days through the power of social media? Austin Pets Alive! (APA!) did just that, and in this recording from the 2015 Best Friends National Conference, Faith Wright tells you how you can, too! In Foster Faster: Growing Your Dog Foster Program, Wright says the trick is… Learn More

Adopted pets are rescued by love, saved by shelter medicine

February 9, 2017

If you’ve adopted a pet from an animal shelter or rescue group, you know how powerful the bond is that exists between the pet and their human family. You’re also probably aware of the efforts made by shelter and rescue staff and volunteers to make sure you and your pet found each other. What you… Learn More

Advances in pet databases can help your shelter or rescue group get more pets adopted

February 8, 2017

The technological revolution of the last 25 years has had a profound impact on the animal welfare industry. Things we now take for granted, like websites that display our organizations' services and adoptable pets, pet-search databases such as Petfinder.com and Adopt-a-Pet.com, more robust and easy to use animal sheltering software solutions, and the rise of… Learn More