Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 5 – Arizona Animal Welfare League in Arizona

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 5 – Arizona Animal Welfare League in Arizona

The Arizona Animal Welfare League is the oldest and largest no-kill organization in Arizona. They’re always innovating with their programs and looking to help not only their community but the state of Arizona and beyond. If your organization is stuck and looking for a new way to build relationships and extend your reach, this is a must listen to podcast with Michael & Dr. Matt.   http://cast.rocks/hosting/13917/EP5-Shelter—Arizona-Animal-Welfare-League.mp3   Learn more about the Arizona Animal Welfare League Rachael
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Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 5 – PawsCo in Colorado

Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 5 – PawsCo in Colorado

This week we talk with PawsCo in Colorado where we learn how important leadership is in animal rescue and the impact it can have on your organization. In just 5 years, they’ve grown their team to 40 volunteers in leadership roles with an additional 300 volunteers who dedicate countless hours to PawsCo to ensure the health and well-being of animals in their community. No matter your background there is a place for you in animal rescue & through building relationships and getting to know your volunteers, your team can expand significantly in a short amount of time. http://cast.rocks/hosting/13917/EP5-Rescue—PawsCo.mp3 To Learn […]
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Episode 79 – Artur Sousa

Episode 79 – Artur Sousa

Artur Sousa created Adopets to help shelters and rescues amplify their online presence and manage adoption applications with just a few clicks. If you’ve ever adopted a pet, you know the application process is different for every rescue and shelter. Artur saw this and wanted to help streamline the process. Fill out one application and let the software do the rest. Adopets is a fantastic platform and was built with the animals in mind…best of all – It’s FREE! For more information, please check out Adopets today! Rachael
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Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 4 – Animal Care Sanctuary in Pennsylvania

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 4 – Animal Care Sanctuary in Pennsylvania

The Animal Care Sanctuary is located in East Smithfield, Pennsylvania and has been around for more than 52 years. They take in animals from overrun shelters, areas hit by disaster, owner surrenders and those that are abandoned, mistreated or have special needs. Like many other animal rescues and shelters, they rely heavily on volunteers and donations. Joan talks to us about the amazing programs they have put in place and even some challenges they encounter as a rural animal shelter in Pennsylvania. http://cast.rocks/hosting/13917/EP4-Shelter—Animal-Care-Sanctuary.mp3   Learn more about Animal Care Sanctuary Rachael
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Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 4 – Lucky 7 Dog Rescue

Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 4 – Lucky 7 Dog Rescue

Lucky 7 Dog Rescue, located in Green Bay, Wisconsin was started in October 2015 with just a few foster homes and no storage space for supplies. With the support of their volunteers behind them, they have added a rescue location where they hold fundraising events and community outreach programs and where their family and friends fill in to make sure the community has a place to go when they need help. After obtaining this new office location Lucky 7 still remains entirely volunteer-run and foster based. This means that the rescue is entirely operated on donated time and every animal […]
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Episode 78 – Joellen Anderson

Episode 78 – Joellen Anderson

We talk with Joellen Anderson, a US Citizen who moved to India to start Peepal Farm with Co-Founder Robin. Peepal Farm is a stray animal rescue, a vegan organic farm, and a low impact farm stay. It is the home we have built in the Himalayan Foothills to accommodate recovering injured stray animals, people who want to do good work, and an organic garden to provide a little bit for all of us. Instead of putting in a swimming pool, we built a cow shed. Instead of a media room, we have a clinic. Instead of having master bedrooms, we […]
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Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 3 – Homeward Pet Adoption Center in Washington

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 3 – Homeward Pet Adoption Center in Washington

Jim Keller from Homeward Pet Adoption Center in Woodinville, Washington joins us today. Celebrating 29 years this year they have learned a thing or two when it comes to saving lives. Since their founding in 1990 more than 31,000 animals have been given a second chance. Through the hard work and dedication of the volunteers, they are able to save approximately 2,000 animals per year. Jim talks to us about the life-saving programs they have in place to help the animals in their community. Jim shares with us the programs that have made the most impact and how having the […]
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Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 3 – Wildthunder W.A.R.S in Iowa

Animal Rescue of the Week: Episode 3 – Wildthunder W.A.R.S in Iowa

Tracy Belle with Wildthunder W.A.R.S in Independence, Iowa has been rescuing and rehabbing animals for more than 25 years. Not only does she help companion animals, but also the wildlife that can be found in her community. Tracy and her team work around the clock with their local community when an animal is in need, working with reptiles, bats, raptors, mammal as well as exotic animals. Join us to learn how she entered the world of wildlife rehabilitation and what you can do to help support Wildthunder W.A.R.S today! http://cast.rocks/hosting/13917/EP3-Rescue—Wildthunder-W.a.r.s.mp3 Be sure to check out Wildthunder W.a.r.s on Facebook Rachael
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Episode 77 – Cait Daly

Episode 77 – Cait Daly

Cait Daly is the Executive Director at the Fredericksburg SPCA, and they have improved lifesaving by over 33%, and their community engagement and awareness has increased by over 200%. They continue to make huge strides towards becoming a more progressive, all-encompassing resource for the people in their community while increasing lifesaving measures through innovative programs. One such program, Adventure Tails, has gained National recognition for the low barrier approach to getting animals out into day-foster. We have seen over a 50% reduction in length of stay (from 20+ days to 10) and a 19% increase in adoption since the program […]
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Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 2 – Dubuque Regional Humane Society in Iowa

Animal Shelter of the Week: Episode 2 – Dubuque Regional Humane Society in Iowa

The Dubuque Regional Humane Society (DRHS), located in Dubuque, Iowa has reached household word status in the tri-state area. A dedicated staff of 25 individuals operate the shelter, open to the public 6 days a week, and provide a myriad of services. Through regular community outreach programs, including regular spots on local radio and TV, the adoption program is running at record levels while annual fundraisers like “Strut Your Mutt,” “In the Doghouse,” and the “Tails at Twilight” fall gala have created positive awareness to the society’s mission. http://cast.rocks/hosting/13917/EP2-Dubuque-Regional-Humane-Society.mp3 Learn more about the Dubuque Regional Humane Society Rachael
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