May 23, 2022
Categories: #MaddieMonday

Happy Monday! Below is a brief roundup of resources added over the past week.

We’re halfway through the We Foster Challenge!
We’re halfway through the #WeFosterChallenge! We’ve loved following along on social media to see organizations from across the country growing their foster bases and getting more pets into homes. Even if you’re not participating in the challenge, you can still follow along for inspiration and ideas. Shout out to Philly Paws for being over a… Learn More

Coming soon: Shelter Animals Count data automation
Soon, you’ll be able to upload your shelter data automatically to Shelter Animals Count via shelter software. If your organization uses PetPoint, you can authorize the API now. For users of other software, pre-enroll now and you’ll be notified when it’s ready.

Scholarships are being offered for the ASPCA Cornell Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Conference, #ThanksToMaddie
The conference will take place in Ithaca, NY on July 15-17, 2022. This opportunity is for veterinary practitioners (including veterinarians, technicians, clinic staff, and students) interested in shelter medicine and who identify as Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC). The scholarship will support travel, lodging, and meals. Awardees will receive a code for free conference registration (please wait to register if you are applying as they are unable to reimburse registration fees). Awardees will be notified via email by June 1st and payments mailed to the address provided or through electronic payment as requested by the awardee. The deadline to apply is May 25th. Apply now

The Spring Conference for Animal Welfare Advancement will take place in Chicago, June 15-17
There will be four tracks and plenty of continuing education credits! Register today

Upcoming webcast: Supporting Unhoused People and Their Companion Animals
Established in 1999, The Giving Spirit has provided over 75,000 survival kits that have been distributed by thousands of Giving Spirit volunteers. Join us on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 12:00 PM PT/ 3:00PM ET to meet some of their dedicated staff and learn how to create similar kit-building and educational events in your communities. Register now

Want to help keep more people and pets together?
Join Maddie’s® Mailing List, connect with us at Maddie’s® Pet Forum and take advantage of free online training with Maddie’s® University!