Dear Friends and Colleagues, I suppose it’s nice that we officially set aside one day a year to be thankful. I am inclined, however, to offer up an alternative.
After 22 years, Bruce Roney is stepping down as President & CEO of the Ottawa Humane Society (OHS). I have known Bruce for most of those years, and have had many opportunities to see the difference he has made for animal welfare.
Yup, all the networking and learning has been THIS. MUCH.
“You’ve all heard me say 100 times that the strength of animal welfare is in the community,” shared Jim Tedford, CEO & President of The Association, in his opening remarks at The Fall Conference for Animal Welfare Advancement. “And the community is right here in this room, with each and every 434 of you connecting with each other.
Shelter Animals Count shares simple tips to demystify your data-driven decision-making “We know that data can be overwhelming—whether you love spreadsheets or hate them,” shared Stephanie Filer and Samantha Hill of Shelter Animals Count (SAC) in their recent webinar, Decisions, Decisions: Using Data to Evaluate Programs & Identify Opportunities. We pulled out some MVPs from the many actionable tips offered in the session.
Todd Cramer pays tribute to his mentor, Darlene Wohler Larson, a long-time animal welfare leader who passed away in October. It was Spring 2004, and I had just been hired by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals National Shelter Outreach Team.
Walk-ens Welcome at The Fall Conference Just in time for Halloween, we wanted to let you know that Walk-ens are definitely allowed at The Fall Conference for Animal Welfare Advancement. There’s still time to join us this November 14-16 for three days of learning & networking.
Support your colleagues and vote today The Shelter Showdown Voting closes tonight, Wednesday, October 26, at 11:59:59 ET Select your favorite video from our finalists: Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation SPCA Tampa Bay Louisiana SPCA YOUR Humane Society SPCA Animal Services Center of the Mesilla Valley IndyHumane 2022 People’s Choice Wagsies Award Vote now through Sunday, November 6 Support the work of your colleagues in the field and select from the finalists: Dogs Matter Allen Animal Services Williamson County….