Are your summer plans lacking in excitement and lifesaving fun? Want to travel and learn about how to implement some of the most successful lifesaving programs in the country? We’ve got you covered! Maddie’s® Apprenticeship Program is offering 13 summer apprenticeship opportunities! Five of the apprenticeships are brand new, and eight are returning favorites. Apprenticeships being offered… Learn More
Dog playgroups are sprouting up in shelters all over the United States, and for good reason. We’re looking to learn more about how your organization runs and manages playgroups, as well as your personal opinion about playgroups. Do you have 10 minutes to give us your input via a short survey? As a thank you,… Learn More
A little dog named Maddie was born on April 26, 1987. Today would have been her 30th birthday. During her life, Maddie showed her human family, Dave and Cheryl Duffield, such unconditional love that they vowed, if they ever had any money, they would give back to her and her kind so that other families… Learn More
#MaddieMonday: Grants for dog shelters and rescue groups, bottle-feeding how-tos, MaddieCam news, and more!
Your week just got a whole lot better, because you’re starting it off with lifesaving information you might have missed. Happy #MaddieMonday! Secrets of bottle-feeding orphaned kittens It’s kitten season! Few things can make more of a difference in an animal shelter than saving the lives of orphaned kittens, which usually requires the loving dedication of… Learn More
Do you have innovative, lifesaving programs at your animal organization? Do you collaborate with others and share ideas in the name of lifesaving? A MaddieCam might be a great tool for you! It’s no secret that innovation, collaboration and transparency are three things we encourage here at Maddie’s Fund®, which is why we came up… Learn More
#MaddieMonday: Exciting new partnerships, embracing kennel enrichment, conference discounts and more!
Need a boost of animal welfare goodness to start your week? Good thing it’s time for a Happy #MaddieMonday! Here are some items you may have missed last week, and a couple of timely announcements: Embracing kennel enrichment at your shelter can save lives Could something as simple as enrichment in a dog’s kennel or… Learn More
B.J. Rogers is vice-president of ProLearning for the ASPCA. Earlier this year he wrote a post about the power of working together—and about collaboration as a key to increased impact. In this guest post, he’s sharing news of a brand-new partnership whose aim is just that. Nothing like getting to walk the walk! In an… Learn More
Psst… did you miss early bird pricing for Animal Care Expo 2017? Here’s a discount code, #ThanksToMaddie!
Will you be joining us at this year’s Animal Care Expo 2017 conference? We sure hope so! If you attended last year, you’ll remember the fun and games, spinning to win for $500 and $1,000 grants and Aha! Moments! So, what can you expect from us this year? We’re proud to be a presenting sponsor,… Learn More
Do you have the ability to multi-task in a deadline-oriented environment, with strong research and writing capabilities? How about a high level of organization and attention to detail with the ability to plan and meet deadline? And most importantly, do you have affection for animals, concern for their welfare, and a willingness to accommodate animals… Learn More
Have a great idea that saves lives, improves welfare or keeps pets in homes? Would you love that idea to be scientifically evaluated, and to motivate others to implement it? We have a grant for that! The Maddie’s® Idea Lab is a new initiative that supports the development and assessment of innovative ideas that have… Learn More