Have you checked out The Association’s Career Center, where you can look for and post new opportunities? Here’s a sample of the latest listings this month. Director, Anchorage Animal Care and Control Anchorage, AK This position is responsible for all aspects of the agency’s operations, including overseeing policies and procedures, representing AACC in animal cruelty investigations, and hiring, training and leading staff.
The year was 2004… The Boston Red Sox won the World Series for the first time since 1918. Shrek 2 was the highest grossing movie of the year.
CAWA: Those four little letters mean a lot. When you see CAWA after someone’s name, it means they have distinguished their skills in an already demanding field and are committed to high standards and ethical practice in animal welfare—and that they’ve studied for and passed a very comprehensive exam.
Geeking out (and loving it) with predictive spreadsheets, what stats are worth a deeper dive, and the most inspirational quote from Shirley Chisholm…. Read on and get to know what success really means for this visionary Florida CEO.
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Memo to: Animal Welfare CEOs, Executive Directors & Animal Services Department DirectorsFrom: Amanda Arrington and Johnny L. Jenkins, Jr.
As the data comes in and a picture begins to emerge of what’s going on at shelters across the nation, we see many of you are at capacity. And while overall intake has not increased, length of stay has.
I hope this message finds each of you healthy and happy and enjoying what’s left of a wonderful summer. There’s still plenty of time for getting out on the water or into the woods…or just in your backyard…to capture a few rays of sun and to stop and smell the roses.
Have you checked out The Association’s vibrant Career Center, where you can look for and post new opportunities? Here’s a sample of the latest listings this month. Dog Adoption Matchmaker, Austin Pets Alive!Austin, TX This position will help clients find the dog best suited to their home.
Wondering what’s next on the horizon in the rapidly changing and ever-evolving field of animal welfare? Then you’ll want to pull up a chair at The Roundtable next Thursday, August 19, at 5 ET, and join us for Supporting Equines Through Adoption & Safety Net Programming. For those who have been in the field long enough to see the evolution of dog and cat sheltering move from reactive (think overwhelming number of intakes, low adoption rates, and high euthanasia) to….