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    New Maddie’s Tail Wag activity book is just in time for summer!

    July 10, 2020

    Maddie’s® Tail Wag is a collection of activities and coloring pages for animal lovers of all ages, now available for two different age groups! Children 6 & under and kids 7 – 10 can color and learn to their hearts content.  Maddie’s® Tail Wag activity books are free and available for your organization to provide to your… Learn More

    HASS is empowering animal shelters and their communities all around the nation 

    July 09, 2020

    In light of COVID-19, you could say that the animal welfare industry has experienced a complete makeover. Collaborative efforts heightened among industry leaders, animal shelters and rescue organizati... Learn More

    Maddie’s Weekly Roundup: How short-term fostering opens the door to recruitment, connect with other animal shelter professionals and volunteers and more!

    July 06, 2020

    Below is a brief round-up of new blog posts and resources that we’ve added over the past week.... Learn More

    Connect with other animal shelter professionals and volunteers every Monday morning!

    July 02, 2020

    Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, animal shelter workers, volunteers and animal welfare ... Learn More