December 15 – Cat Herders’ Day

December 15 – Cat Herders’ Day

Does your job feel like you’re herding cats?  Maybe you should be in animal rescue! Welcome to mid-December.  We’re in the midst of holiday parties and office parties as everyone gears up to celebrate their respective holidays at this time of the year. It’s a great time to stop and celebrate Cat Herders’ Day.  While the day was originally founded to recognize those difficult job professions like project managers, where people feel like they are herding cats all the time, this holiday reminds us how we can put our cat herding skills to good use. TNR is a great way […]
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December 14 – National Lost & Found Day

December 14 – National Lost & Found Day

Take action to find your lost items…and to prevent lost pets! This year, December 14 marks the official lost & found day which is typically celebrated on the second Friday in December. The formation of the official day was created in 2012 but searching for lost and found items has been something people have done for generations. Protect your pets if they’re lost We invite you to think proactively on this national lost and found day.  Normally people reflect on items they’ve lost and redouble their efforts to seek out and find them. So use this time to make sure your […]
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Episode 71 – Adriana Bradley

Episode 71 – Adriana Bradley

Adriana Bradley is the founder and Executive Director of NJ Strays . She is also a dog trainer, and owner of a dog boarding facility and dog training school in New Jersey. As a business owner she wants to give back to the community that has supported her for many years.  She believes sharing her knowledge and understanding of animals will increase lifesaving at a local level. NJ Strays was born as a community outreach organization outside the traditional shelter or rescue structure to help people and their pets. They believe in creating a local network where people can get involved […]
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December 8 – Pretend to be a time traveler day

December 8 – Pretend to be a time traveler day

Ok all of you Marty McFly fans, today is your day.  You get to be a time traveler and go back in time to right the wrongs of the world. Well, at least you can pretend to be a time traveler today because it is national pretend to be a time traveler day after all.  Who knew that there was such a day? So you might be wondering how we are going to align this national day with animal rescue aren’t you?  Well not to worry, we always have a plan. Animal rescue is an industry that has transformed over […]
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Episode 70 – Kelly Duer

Episode 70 – Kelly Duer

Kelly Duer joins us today and shares how she started in animal welfare. Her focus is on helping shelters and rescues increase live outcomes through the implementation of robust foster care programs. She has worked with various organizations, including Austin Animal Center, Pima Animal Care Center, Best Friends Animal Society in Houston and Maddie’s Fund Rachael Wondra
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