The Best Friends National Conference will educate and inspire you, and offer you myriad networking opportunities. In fact, there’s no shortage of ways you can connect with like-minded folks who are also working to Save Them All.
A Fresh Image - Revamping Your Shelter
What people see in the first few seconds of entering an animal shelter makes a world of difference in their attitude toward adoption at your facility.
Building a Powerful No-Kill Team - How to Cultivate Leaders
Your team and and what positions you have - be they staff or volunteers - are all tactics to reaching your no-kill goals. Watch this presentation to find out how to build a success-driven team.
Canine Identity Crisis - Breed Labeling Affects Adoption, Part 1
Should we continue to use visual identification if it could have adverse effects on length of stay and adoptions?
Canine Identity Crisis - Breed Labeling Affects Adoption, Part 2
Four groundbreaking case studies show that removing labels is a low-cost intervention that could improve outcomes for many, perhaps all, breeds - including pit bulls.
Data Power - Use it to Save Lives
Hear important information about data collection and why it is crucial to saving shelter pets' lives.
Digital Tactics - Campaigns that Bring in the Money
It's not email - it's experience. Learn how to create eye-catching, impact-boosting email campaigns that people love to follow.
Expert Coalition Building - Collaboration, Part 1
July 6, 2016
Learn how three leading agencies are breaking live release rate records - and how you can, too.
Expert Coalition Building - Collaboration, Part 2
Hear about a vision of a common purpose that is quickly strengthening collaboration among diverse groups - and saving more lives than ever.
Expert Coalition Building - Collaboration, Part 3
Forming coalitions is no easy task, learn how three leading agencies are breaking live release rate records - and how you can, too.
Increase Your Donor Base - Building Support
Knowing how to leverage traditional and new media methods to connect
with your donor base can make your job much easier and more successful.
Judgment-Free Zones - Building Relationships to Keep Dogs in Homes
Learn how to create a more compassionate community for all dogs and their owners - and boost lifesaving numbers. See how it was done, and how the model can be duplicated anywhere.
Moving Forward - Continuous Improvement
Knowing the talents of individual team members is key to setting them up for success. When a staff member is successful, their programs are usually successful.
No-Kill Strategies - Policies that Work
Hear about successful community building policies that resulted in 90% save rates.
Successful Stewardship - Donor Relationships
Join this extremely engaging speaker as he helps you tap into your own wisdom, experience and passion to create lasting relationships with new and continuing donors.