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The Association is the only international society of leaders actively leading and managing community animal shelters/animal control agencies.


Hot Stats: 2019 Compensation & Benefits Survey Highlights

As many of you know, The Association launched the first digital Compensation and Benefits Survey in 2019, and we’ve recently compiled data received from animal welfare organizations all across the United States, Canada, and beyond. How do salary and benefits at your agency compare with those in other regions and of similar budget size? Check out the Executive Summary , and read on for some notable findings.


Spring Conference Superhero Session: “Communicating to a Divided America” with Peter Panepento

As America moves deep into the struggle against systemic injustice, organizations need tools to listen thoughtfully and communicate with multiple audiences, especially those whose voices have been marginalized. We asked Peter Panepento for a sneak peek at “Communicating to a Divided America,” his session at the upcoming Spring Conference for Animal Welfare, which provides many of these communications resources.

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