Category Archives: Help For Rescuers

Eight Reasons Your Organization Needs Twitter (short video)

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Back to work: Why a 501c3 Matters

Time to get back to writing. I’ve been preoccupied lately, but now it’s time to gt back in the groove, so here goes! Why do shelters only allow 501c3 organizations to pull animals? A 501c3 doesn’t prove a group is … Continue reading

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HSUS launches “Rescue Central” an online resource for rescue groups

Last week the Humane Society of the United States launched a brand-new resource, Rescue Central, a division of AnimalSheltering.org.  The new site is designed to provide all the information rescue groups need to run the most effective and humane rescue … Continue reading

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Texas Unites wrap up – It was a Success!

It’s been a long time since I’ve written and I apologize. I’ve been “wearing another hat” as Jim Tedford would say – coordinating the Texas Unites for Animals Conference in Austin. Hosted by the Texas Animal Shelter Coalition and the … Continue reading

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40 Great Social Media Tips Every Rescue Goup Can Use

The Marketing Zen Group has a great website where you can pick up lots of great ideas for marketing ideas for small businesses who want to leverage the internet to grab more customers.  Earlier this week, they took a look … Continue reading

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One Day Animal Welfare Conference, Saturday, March 3rd in Denton

“Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo. CHANGING ANIMAL WELFARE; CHANGING PARADIGMS March 3rd, 2012 University of North Texas Campus University Union, Denton, TX Sponsored by The UNT Feral … Continue reading

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PetSmart Charities Webinar and Mentoring: Mega Adoption Events

A webinar (short for Web-based Seminar) is simply a workshop transmitted over the Web. It’s a great way to learn new things, it’s  fun, free, and you don’t even have to leave your home – or office. All you need … Continue reading

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Free year-end fundraising idea from The Social Animal

Our friend Emily Garman at The Social Animal has come up with a great year-end fundraising idea anyone can use.  It’s FREE, and you can do it online or by email in only minutes.  She’s even provided the cute graphics … Continue reading

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CFL to host Rescue Group meeting at Dallas Animal Services November 10th

Companions For Life and Dallas Animal  Services would like to invite the managers from the area’s local all-breed rescue groups, breed-specific rescue groups, and private shelters to attend a “meet and greet” with Jody Jones, Division Manager at Dallas Animal … Continue reading

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Help your local shelter: A shelter medicine scavenger hunt for vets and vet techs

The ASPCAPro.org blog, Shelter’s Edge, is holding an online scavenger hunt today thru Thursday.  One question per day, and all the answers can be found on the new Saving Lives At Intake section of their website.  Be the first to … Continue reading

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