Happy Monday! Below is a brief roundup of resources added over the past week.
Weekly Community Conversations
Register now for the weekly Monday 11AM PT/2PM ET call for animal well-being professionals. These 50-minute calls are a collaborative space to share exciting new programs and research, discuss uncomfortable topics, connect with peers in the industry, and more, all while sharing a common goal of preserving the human-animal bond. There’s also $10,000 in grants given away each month to participants! Watch Last Week’s
$1 million in grants awarded to 107 BIPOC-led organizations across the U.S.
Maddie’s Fund® invests its resources in a commitment to keeping pets and people together, creating a safety net of care for animals in need and operating within a culture of inclusiveness and humility. We are working towards the day when the animal welfare field more accurately represents the diversity of our country. We introduced a… Learn More
Field service and public safety resource drive
Let’s face it, animal field services professionals have an incredibly difficult job. They are in the community every day working as animal control officers, humane investigators, outreach staff, community cat trappers and provide a variety of other services. They are a vital connection between the people in your community and the services government agencies provide.… Learn More
Kitten College Apprenticeship
The Animal Welfare League of Arlington is offering two types of kitten apprenticeships — you come to them, or they come to you. Learn More
Co-Sheltering in Domestic Violence Services recording
View this important session on co-shelter in domestic violence services from the 2021 My Dog is My Home Co-Sheltering Conference. Watch Now
Transport best practices roundtable on Wednesday August 17 at 1PM PT /4PM ET
The Association for Animal Welfare Advancement will host this roundtable that will explore the current challenges of companion animal transport and discuss how shelters are adapting in a COVID world. Register Now
Coming soon: Maddie’s Fund Online Instructor-Led courses!
The application window for Online Instructor-Led Courses (formerly known as online apprenticeships) will open on August 22 and close on August 31. View Offerings