Maddie's® Apprenticeship Program

Knowledge is power. In this case, the power to save lives. This new and exciting opportunity allows shelters and rescue organization to share ideas and strategies to improve lifesaving efforts.

Innovation Grants

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks? Your innovative, forward-thinking ideas deserve to be heard. We're here to help.

Maddie's® University

From short flash classes to full university scholarships, we help provide advanced, formalized education both on-site and online with experts in leadership, lifesaving and foster care.

Education 

From Maddie's University to Maddie Talks and webcasts, you'll find cutting edge information about animal care and best practices for both animal welfare professionals and the community at large.

On-site and Online Opportunities

Get the information you need the way you need it. Receive training from credible experts in leadership, lifesaving and foster care to increase awareness of current no-kill best practices and animal care.

Maddie's® Executive Leadership Fellowship

Committed to developing and strengthening your knowledge and skill set in no-kill animal sheltering management and leadership? This intensive professional opportunity might be right for you.

Socially Maddie

How a dog named Patty sparked a lifesaving revolution for dogs with behavior challenges

March 28, 2017

Are there dogs in your shelter or rescue who you honestly think can’t be adopted because of behavior problems? There might be a simple solution — and if it works for them, they’ll have a dog named Patty to thank. Kristen Auerbach, Deputy Chief Animal Services Officer at the Austin Animal Center, told Patty’s story…

The Maddie Network

With grant opportunities that'll make your ears perk up and free brain-boosting webcasts as good as a belly rub, you don't want to miss out.

Engage with Maddie

Connect with Maddie on our social networks and help spread the lifesaving love. Like, comment, and share our story AND yours.