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Animal Rescue Group
Animal Shelter Organization
Animal Transport Group
Friends of Animal Shelter Group
Animal Rescue Community
Zero in 2025
How to conduct home visits without intruding on their lives
Rescue relay transport system review
Certified Rescue Transporter Start Exam
What You Should Know Before Filling Out a Foster Application
Community & Advocacy
Reporting animal abuse
The 4 Es of Community Engagement
Adoption & Placement
Creating long-term relationships with adopters - 5 ways to be more successful
Sample Adoption & Placement Contracts
Extensive Adoption Contract #2
Extensive Adoption Contract #1
Simple adoption contract #2
Simple adoption contract #1
To home visit or not. Which way to go?
Funding & Operations
Tenets of successful fundraisers
Animal operations best practices
Certified Rescue Transporter Exam
Care & Enrichment
Animal alternative therapies
Education & Mentoring
Children and animals
Ethics & Compliance
Animal import transport laws
Animals in hot cars laws
Standards & Methods
Tools & Technology
Cat First Aid & CPCR
Individual Courses & Certifications
Certified Pet Health & Safety Courses
Caring for Your Senior Dog or Cat
Basic First Aid for Birds
Thank You For Pledge
Basic First Aid for Pocket Pets (Rabbits, Guinea Pigs, Hamsters, Gerbils, Mice & Rats)
Dog First Aid & CPCR
Pet First Aid for Kids
Basic First Aid For Pocket Pets Exam
Organization Animal Transport Course
Share Facebook & twitter
Zero in 2025
Take the Challenge
Pledging as an Animal Welfare Organization
Pledging as an Individual
Pledging as an organization not in Animal Welfare
Thank You for Taking the Pledge
Organizations Taken Pledge
Certified Foster Home Exam
Certified TNR Professional Exam
Certified Foster Home Start Exam
Certified TNR Professional Start Exam
How to Establish the Partnership for Sourcing/Transfer
I want to be on the podcast
Partnering & Networking
Codes of conduct
Rescue / Shelter Partnerships
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)
How do you network
15 ways to be a better networker
Sourcing & Intake
Starting a rehoming program
Using technology to your advantage
Technology enabled sourcing
Sample Surrender Forms
Surrender - Basic form example #1
Surrender - Basic form example #2
Surrender - Basic form example #3
Surrender - Extensive form example #1
Surrender - Extensive form example #2
Resources & Downloads
Terms and Conditions
Code of Professional Conduct
Biggest problems in animal rescue - 4) Competition vs. Collaboration
National Splurge Day - Today, June 18th
What to do if you see an animal in a car on a hot day?
Top 5 Birthing Mothers: When Giving Birth is Pushed To Its Limits
It's time to Evaluate your Life - Today is Evaluate your Life day
December 14 - National Lost & Found Day
Happy heart hugs day- June 28
A dog's sense of smell is reduced by up to 40%
Import rescue animals into your state or save what’s local? What's your take?
Kinkajous, Have The Ability To Rotate Their Feet, Can Run Equally as Fast Forwards and Backwards.
National Peanut Butter Cookie Day
International Black Cat Awareness Month
National Winnie the Pooh Day: Can Pets Eat Honey Like Pooh?
Horses drink how much water a day?
Female cats tend to be right pawed, while male cats are more often left pawed
Capuchin Monkeys Do What?!?!
Fascinating facts about Lynx
National Foster Care Day
Pit Bulls are More Than Their Stereotypes
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: No-kill is a universal term in animal rescue
Halloween: How to Have a Pet-Safe Celebration
Share your why to get more people involved in animal rescue
Afraid of Spiders? Keep Off the Grass, Please!
International Bath Day
Unlocking the cage on animal experimentation
National No Dirty Dishes Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues are professionally trained
Lions Can Run How Fast?!
The Killer Whale (also known as Orca) is actually a type of dolphin.
Effective fundraising for animal rescues
Hotel for dogs? 6 things you need to know
Yes I am howling at the moon. Why aren't you? It's national howl at the moon day!
National Rescue Dog Day
Top tips for creating an adoptive animal profile
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues get paid for saving animals
Sea turtles live to be how old?
National Ferret Day
4 creative ways to fund your animal rescue
In addition to October black cat month, today is black cat day!
“Man’s Best Friend”: The Privileges of Speciesism
Family history month - What’s your family history? What about your pups?
Rats Create How Many Relatives In 18 Months?
Black Cat Appreciation Day
To Petfinder or not to Petfinder
December 15 - Cat Herders' Day
Animal Fact: Marine Iguanas
Assistance dogs – We at ARPA salute you on Assistance Dog Day
National Waterpark Day
National Smile Day
National Frozen Yogurt Day
National Step in a Puddle and Splash Your Friends Day
Blueberry Pancake Day: The Safe Way to Celebrate with Your Dog
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues are profitable
Koalas Have Human-like Fingerprints?!
Turritopsis nutricula Immortal jellyfish is the only species known to live forever.
Rescue myth vs. fact: Animal rescues do not spay or neuter their animals before adoption
Kid Friendly Tips for Meeting Pets
Puppy Mill Awareness Day
Save Your Pet’s Photos On Save Your Photos Day!
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: 501(c)(3) is the "Gold Standard" in animal rescue
Horse hooves are made from the same protein that comprises human hair and fingernails.
Today is a 2 fur – work like a dog & friendship day!
Should Animals be Used to Ensure Capital Punishment is Humane?
December 21: Celebrate National Underdog Day
Do you know how to measure a horses height?
National Pet Memorial Day
National Feral Cat Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Rescued animals are free
National Inner Beauty Day
National Dress Up Your Pet Day
National Make a Friend Day: How to Help Your Dog Make Friends
Yes that’s right, another day for cats. It’s International Cat Day
Hooray! It’s National Taco Day!
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Pet store animals come from animal rescue groups
National Tune-Up Day
Devil’s Advocate: The Case for Biomedical Testing
National Hugging Day: Should You Hug Your Pet?
National Dog Day
National Pet Day
National Pumpkin Day
November 9th, 2018 is Chaos Never Dies Day
National Different Colored Eyes Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Humane societies are no-kill
National Love People Day
All clownfish are born male - some turn female to enable mating
April is Heartworm Awareness Month
White Rhinos Can Weigh Over 3500 kg (7700 lb)
November 12 - Fancy Rat and Mouse Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues have facilities to house the animals.
National Stuffing Day
We don’t feel like letting you know today is National Lazy Day…but we will.
True Blue-Eyed Beauty
Rescue Transport in 5 Easy Steps
National Camera Day
National No Housework Day
National Pie Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues save only dogs and cats
National Hamburger Day
Things to Remember When Transporting Animals
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescue people are crazy
Largest Rat-Free Populated Area
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Anyone can call themselves a humane society
National Let's Laugh Day
Let’s Celebrate National Underdog Day!
May is Photo Month – Show us your favorite animal rescue photo!
National Running Day
National I Forgot Day - July 2
National Canine Lymphoma Awareness Day
National Reptile Awareness Day
National French Fry Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: If you want a purebred, go to a breeder
National check the chip day and keep your pet safe
Ways to Help Your Local Shelter
2000 songs?! From a little songbird?!
April 23 is Lost Dog Awareness Day
International Kissing Day - Pucker up buttercup
Researching Pound Animals - Being sold to research labs?
National Take A Walk In The Park Day
May is National Military Appreciation Month
National Dog Mom's Day
Cow Appreciation Day - Eat mor Chikn
Did you know? A giraffes age can be calculated from its spots. The darker the spots, the older the giraffe.
Toucans Curl Into Little Balls When They Sleep
What?! Whales and Dolphins Can Drown?!
April 27 is Hairball Awareness Day
The Truth About Heartworm Part 1
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal Shelters are funded by the government.
Look! Up in the sky! It’s Aviation Day!
National Dessert Day
National Pet Fire Safety Day
National Blame Someone Else Day
Get out and enjoy Great Outdoors month with your pet
April is poetry month - so how about some dog poetry?
Your pet is thankful she has a home as unfortunately, many do not.
The Truth About Heartworm Part 2
International Ninja Day
Why do YOU Rescue?
National Guinea Pig Appreciation Day
National Double Cheeseburger Day
National Mutt Day
Nation Gorgeous Grandma Day - We love you Grandma
It’s time for your annual check-up. Not you, your cat!
May 1st is Purebred Dog Day - Can you guess how many local animal shelter dogs are purebreds?
Animal Fact: Reindeers eat moss because it contains a chemical that stops their body from freezing.
How do you escape the confines and rules of animal rescue?
National Wine Day
National Chocolate Ice Cream & Doughnut Day
Celebrate National Earth Day By Helping Animals!
Woof woof. It’s MY day - National Dog Day
Spinal cord injuries - a dog named Gil
Today is a global movement called "One Voice Day"
National Farmers Day
Did you know that goldfish can lose their color and turn completely white?
How to Find a Reputable Animal Rescue
Best breeds of dog to have if you have allergies
Losing your pet is akin to losing your child – your grief is real
National talk in an elevator day - Face forward. Look up. No talking.
National Lost Dogs Awareness Day
What if you could not fail?
Today is National No Pants Day - Celebrate your dog, cat and other furry friends because they deserve it!
National Toothache Day: Does Your Pet Have a Toothache?
National Friendship Day
5 Helpful Tips When Flying Animals on a Transport
Simple rules to teach kids about animals
It's National Cuddle up Day - Which furry friend are you cuddled with?
National Selfie Day
Ready to travel with an animal?
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Rescue Relay transport isn't effective
National Faux Fur Friday
National Newspaper Carrier Day
National Shamu The Whale Day
National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day
National Save the Eagles day - Will you join us in making a difference?
National Call Your Doctor Day
Affordable Ways to Enrich Your Animals
National Candy Day
A Lions Age...
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Rescue transport only happens by car
Rescue myth vs. fact: Animal rescues are licensed and rated
National dress up your pet day is here - Time for cat hats!
6 Tips to be Successful at Coordinating Transports
December 8 - Pretend to be a time traveler day
National Creamsicle Day
National Cuddle Up Day: Why Your Pet Makes the Perfect Cuddle Buddy
The raccoon’s sense of touch is its most important and specialized sense.
Flying Tree Snakes Can Soar As Far As 330 Feet
Did you know that a reindeer's eyes change color in the winter?
Donate a day's wages to charity day - May 9
Tiger Stripe Patterns Are As Unique As A Human Fingerprint
Today is a day to celebrate; ginger cats have changed the world!
National Nobel Prize Day
What is PACFA?
National I Love Horses Day
National Thank a Mail Carrier Day: Teach Your Dog to Love Mail Carriers
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues do not have a physical facility
Dolphins do what when they are sleeping?
What It Means to be an Animal Rescue Professional
National Food Bank Day
Tough 5: The Most Robust Animals In The Wild
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues are regulated by the government
In just seven years, a single pair of cats and their offspring could produce a staggering total of 420,000 kittens.
National Take Your Dog To Work Day
National Watermelon Day & National Disc Golf Day
Open Wide: Yummy in a Snake's Tummy
The 5 ‘W’s of No Paws on Ground
Dogs Are Not Colorblind
Horse Rescue Day is today May 16th. What can you do to help?
National Family Literacy Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal Rescues, rescue animals from animal shelters
National Wildlife Day - Slow down; give a squirrel a break today!
National Best Friends Day
National Aviation Day
It's national hugging day! - Do dogs or cats give the best hugs?
National Wild Koala Day
National Fruitcake Toss Day: Throw Those Fruitcakes Away from Your Pet!
How to Establish the Partnership for Sourcing/Transfer
Foster Home Not Up To Your Standards? Here's what to do.
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescue is a female dominated industry
Don’t mind us, we’re just running late today. Like everyone else.
National Kids and Pets Day
National Pickle Day
National Gingerbread House Day
June 20 - American Eagle Day
The World Through a Dog’s Eyes
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues focus only on specific breeds
National Work Like A Dog Day
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Animal rescues obtain their animals from breeders
How to answer your cat's questions on national answer your cat's questions day!
National Take A Hike Day
National Thank-You Note Day
Like you need an excuse to hug your hound
Top 5: Misunderstood Monsters of the Wild
June 22 - Take your dog to work day
Drawing the Line: Biomedical vs Cosmetic Testing on Animals
National Peanut Butter Day: Should You Share Peanut Butter with Your Dog?
Accentuate the positive - National Positive Thinking Day
National Towel Day is today, May 25
Elephant Appreciation Day
National Bird Day
What it Means to be a Non-profit
How to Have a Pet-Friendly Thanksgiving
November 16,2018 - International Day for Tolerance
Horses ARE NOT Colorblind
National Hammock Day
Valuing your Inventory
Time to snuggle in with your cats for happy cat month
Today is World Animal Day, how will you celebrate?
Biggest problems in animal rescue - 1) Lack of structure & organization
Say something nice day
Laws are Changing to Help Animals
Rescue Myth vs. Fact: Rescue Relay transport isn't effective
November 22,2018 - National go for a ride day
International Golden Retriever Day is today, February 3!
The Tale of An Elephant's Tooth
Arrgh matey. Today is talk like a pirate day!
Thanksgiving Pet Safety Tips
Biggest problems in animal rescue: 2) recurring funding
Hartebeest evade predators by running in zigzag patterns.
National Drive-Thru Day
How to Find Good Foster Homes
National hug your cat day
Our pets are our family. Celebrate them on family day
National Grief Awareness Day
Rescue myth vs. fact: Animals are property with limited to no legal rights
National Scarf Day
Dogs in Politics Day
Best friends day - June 8
Absolute Killer Bubbles!
Biggest problems in Animal Rescue - 3) Attracting & Retaining volunteers
There’s no such thing as a stupid question
Cosmetic Testing on Animals – When Will America See the Light?
November - National Peanut Butter Lovers' Month
National Sardines Day
National Oatmeal Muffin Day
National Day: National Cupcake Day
Meet The Turkish Van "The Swimming Cat"
National CBD Day
National Fresh Breath Day