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    April 17, 2019

    We’re having a blast at Humane Society of the United States Animal Care Expo in New Orleans! We’ve just started celebrating our 25th anniversary and we’re so excited to be sharing it with Good Humans, like you. We kicked off the week with Foster is the Future Learning Lab, hosted by some of the best… Learn More

    #FeelGoodFriday: Shelter raises money with photography fundraiser

    April 12, 2019

    Talk about a simple way to raise some money. Lauren Kennedy, President of the Board of Directors at the Humane Society Waterville Area, decided to hold a fundraiser by taking photos of dogs and cats. ... Learn More

    Now accepting applications for Maddie’s Executive Leader Fellowship program

    April 11, 2019

    Do you want to develop and strengthen your animal shelter management knowledge and leadership skills... Learn More

    #MaddieMonday: Supercharge your foster program, resources for kitten season and more!

    April 08, 2019

    Be prepared for kitten season with these resources Kitten season has already arrived for some of you... Learn More