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The Shelter Voice: Reducing Euthanasia

The Shelter Voice: Reducing Euthanasia

By Darlene Duggan One of the main goals of every animal shelter is to reduce euthanasia both inside their walls and at the community level...

July 29, 2013 with 0 Comments
The Shelter Voice: What About the Others?

The Shelter Voice: What About the Others?

  By Darlene Duggan All of my posts have been centered on dogs and cats, but what about the other animals that end up in the animal..

July 15, 2013 with 0 Comments
The Benefits of Training Dogs in Shelters

The Benefits of Training Dogs in Shelters

By Darlene Duggan In the sheltering world, there is a lot of focus on dog behavior and training. Many resources—including staff and..

July 1, 2013 with 1 Comment
Celebrate Your Pet’s “Gotcha Day!”

Celebrate Your Pet’s “Gotcha Day!”

By Darlene Duggan I love it when my worlds collide, and right now there is a major collision going on. My family is in the process of..

June 17, 2013 with 0 Comments
The Shelter Voice: Finding Volunteers

The Shelter Voice: Finding Volunteers

What the average person can do to rally more support for their local animal shelter! By Darlene Duggan Recently, a reader posed a comment..

May 28, 2013 with 0 Comments
Keeping Animals Out of the Shelter

Keeping Animals Out of the Shelter

By Darlene Duggan Gone are the days where a shelter is simply a clearinghouse for homeless and stray animals. Today, shelters have become..

May 13, 2013 with 2 Comments

The Shelter Voice: Can’t We All Get Along?

By Darlene Duggan I have written before (here, here, and here) explaining the various types of animal shelters: open door shelters, animal..

April 29, 2013 with 4 Comments
The Shelter Voice: Licenses vs. Microchips

The Shelter Voice: Licenses vs. Microchips

By Darlene Duggan I recently stumbled onto a fantastic blog, Letters of Note, dedicated to interesting correspondences. While perusing the..

April 1, 2013 with 1 Comment
Do Fee-Waived Adoptions Devalue Pets?

Do Fee-Waived Adoptions Devalue Pets?

By Darlene Duggan This is part four in a series exploring common shelter rumors and myths. Part one: “Is Black Dog Syndrome a Myth?”..

March 18, 2013 with 4 Comments
The Black Cat Myth

The Black Cat Myth

By Darlene Duggan This is part three in a series exploring common shelter rumors and myths. Part one: “Is Black Dog Syndrome a..

March 5, 2013 with 1 Comment
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