Meowmaste: Yoga with cats at city shelter takes Miami by storm

June 22, 2017

Back off, downward dog. Yoga’s a cat’s world now — at least, that’s how it is at Challenge shelter Miami-Dade Animal Services. The Million Cat Challenge recently spoke with Miami-Dade’s Lorna Mejia, Chief of Shelter Services and Live Release Programs, and Director Alex Muñoz about  the “Meowmaste: Yoga with Cats” program. First thing on our […]

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Webinar: How animal shelters can save lives and lower costs with low- and no-fee cat adoptions

June 15, 2017

How would you like to save more cats’ lives, do more adoptions, and cut costs at your animal shelter? This webinar shows you how! In just one year, Iowa’s Dubuque Regional Humane Society decreased cat euthanasia by 82 percent and increased the cat adoption rate by 40 percent. By shortening length of stay, cat care […]

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Sign up now for a kitten season webinar from the Kitten Lady and the Community Cats Podcast

June 8, 2017

The kittens are here! That’s right, it’s kitten season, and the Kitten Lady wants to help your shelter and your community by sharing everything she’s learned about caring for orphaned kittens. The Community Cats Podcast is offering a free webinar with Hannah Shaw, the Kitten Lady, on Saturday, June 17. at 11 AM Eastern Time, where […]

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Tip: Say goodbye to your shelter’s surrender desk

June 1, 2017

Shakespeare said that changing what you call something doesn’t change what it is. (Of course, he said it much more poetically than that.) As much as we hate to disagree with the Bard, we think he was wrong, at least when it comes to animal shelters. What kind of message do pet owners get when […]

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