|20200222||Blog||blog||#MaddieMonday: Apprenticeship application window coming soon, kitten season resources and more!||
February 22, 2020
Happy #MaddieMonday! Below are some highlights you may have missed. Save the date! Maddie’s Apprenticeship Program Application Window is March 2 – 9, 2020 Maddie's® Apprenticeship Program is a new and exciting opportunity for shelters and rescue organizations to share ideas and strategies to improve lifesaving. Through a blended learning experience, both direct hands-on and…
|20200210||Blog||blog||#MaddieMonday: How data and transport is saving lives, American Pets Alive! Conference and more!||
February 10, 2020
Happy #MaddieMonday! Below are some highlights you may have missed. How one shelter is using data and transport to save more lives In 2017 when the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (CASPCA) began to consider regularly transporting pets in from other areas, they started by looking at the data. "I knew I wanted to reach shelters where the…
|20190712||Presentation||presentation||Win-Win: Building Shelter & Private Veterinarian Collaborations||
Katie Broaddus, DVM, CAWA, Chief Operations Officer, Austin Humane SocietyJuly 2019
This workshop helps viewers better understand and address the perspectives of shelters and private practice veterinarians. This presentation was recorded at the 2019 ASPCA Maddie's® Cornell Shelter Medicine Conference.
|20190430||Presentation||presentation||Transport Programs: Get Pets to Safety||
Clare Callison, Canine Lifesaving Advisor, Maddie's® Lifesaving AcademyMarch 2019
Hear how your average "Texas brown dogs" are making a big splash in places as far as Oregon, Connecticut, and even Italy!
|20190221||Blog||blog||14 animal welfare apprenticeship opportunities now open||
February 21, 2019
Maddie's ® Apprenticeship Program is now accepting applications for 14 opportunities, including the brand new Maddie's® Volunteer Dog Handling Program Apprenticeship at Austin Pets Alive!. Improve your skills and expertise in volunteer engagement, medium and large dog fostering, ringworm care and more. There is an apprenticeship for everyone, and it includes a stipend to cover…
|20181204||Presentation||presentation||Transports Make Me Nervous!||
Holly Putnam, DVM, Director of Operations and Outreach, Shelter Outreach Services, Ithaca NYDecember 2018
This presentation discusses best practices of transport programs and other tips to help minimize risk, while maximizing lifesaving.
|20181101||Webcast||webcast||Lifesaving Webcast Series: Saving Lives Through Transport Programs||
Colleen HarringtonThursday, November 1, 2018
Hear an overview of the key elements of a good transport program, transport best practices and how to get started on a lifesaving transport program that benefits not only the animals but the sending and receiving partners as well.
|20180206||Blog||blog||Involved in animal transport? These 5 tips will keep pets happy and healthy while on the move||
February 6, 2018
Whether your animal organization does large-scale transport in or out of your area, or moves one animal at a time for out-of-state adoptions, keeping those pets from getting sick, experiencing stress, or spreading disease into the receiving shelter or community is critical. Transport of animals from areas with limited adoption opportunities to those where there…
|20170315||Flash||flash||Low Stress Cat Transport||
These low stress techniques can be useful for staff or volunteers transporting cats between shelters, as well as for fosters bringing their cats to and from adoption events, veterinary appointments or other locations.