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Planting the seeds of TNR

Empowering everyday people to tackle the community cat challenge

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  • Feature Article

    How far can fostering go?

    A new vision for sheltering is trending—and being tested—around the country

    Recognizing that most animals do best in a home environment, shelters are testing the limits of high-volume foster care programs and teaching other shelters to ramp up their efforts to get more animals into foster homes. Could the future of sheltering be all around us?

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    Nurturing the roots of TNR

    With a small investment, shelters can empower everyday people to tackle the community cat challenge

    If your shelter doesn’t have a trap-neuter-return program, you may think you have little to offer the people who call about unowned cats in their backyards and neighborhoods. But there are many ways shelters can facilitate today’s TNR and plant the seeds of tomorrow’s high-impact programs without spending a dime.

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Animal Sheltering

Magazine - Fall 2019

In this issue: Getting to know your community means getting outside your own four walls; a major push to help animals in Puerto Rico; taking effective evidentiary photos in cruelty cases; a rescuer argues for setting aside labels to make more of an impact for animals; why maintaining shelter animals’ emotional health is so important; and more.

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  • Magazine Article

    Are you sure about this?

    <em>Animal Sheltering</em> magazine March/April 2012

    Download this Mouthpiece to let your community know you are there to help if someone thinks they need to give up their pet

    There are many reasons why somone may think they need to give up their pet. Download this Mouthpiece to let your community know that you aren't there to judge, you're there to help.

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    A dash of trouble

    Tara Pahl, a customer care associate at the Capital Area Humane Society in Ohio, pulled Dasha the cat out of a minivan dashboard to greet a cheering crowd that included a local television camera.

    Shelter worker pulls injured cat from minivan dashboard

    Thanks to a nearly three-hour effort by a determined shelter worker and a skilled auto mechanic, a stray cat is rescued from deep inside a minivan dashboard console.

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    Unforgettable

    In this edition of Unforgettable, you'll meet a creature so mysterious that shelter staff weren’t sure how to record the animal’s species on intake.

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