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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9 tips to get long-stay shelter cats adopted

April 13, 2017

Do your long-term cats have an negative features that are holding them back, or any positive features that could be highlighted? Here are nine proven tips from Million Cat Challenge co-founder Dr. Julie Levy of the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida: 1)      Move to the most desirable housing space in the shelter […]

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Shelter launches adoption program for FeLV-positive cats – and they all go home!

October 25, 2016

Can animal shelters find homes for cats who test positive for feline leukemia (FeLV)? That was the question at Chicago’s Tree House Humane Society. Here’s what happened when they decided to try, told by their director of veterinary services, Dr. Emily Swiniarski. Our adoptions department has never considered FeLV-positive cats for adoption before. They were […]

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