#MaddieMonday: Why Zach Skow says not to judge a book by its cover, our new Fellows, a free webcast and more!
Meet our new Maddie’s Fund fellows! Let the learning begin! Our four fellows are off and running at their respective cities. The Maddie’s® Executive Leader Fellowship will allow these individuals to develop and strengthen their knowledge and skill sets in no-kill animal sheltering management and leadership. Now, let’s meet these professionals that are ready to… Learn More
#MaddieMonday: Help with recruiting kitten fosters, enhancing your customer service skills, and more!
Happy #MaddieMonday! Here’s your weekly round-up of stories and news from the past week: Start recruiting kitten fosters now with the help of these rescue pugs Kitten season is just around the corner, and we know how overwhelming it can be. Which is why we created this kitten fostering PSA just for you! Hamilton Pug… Learn More
14 animal welfare apprenticeship opportunities now open Maddie’s® Apprenticeship Program is now accepting applications for 14 opportunities, including the brand new Maddie’s® Volunteer Dog Handling Program Apprenticeship at Austin Pets Alive!. Improve your skills and expertise in volunteer engagement, medium and large dog fostering, ringworm care and more. There is an apprenticeship for everyone, and… Learn More
#MaddieMonday: Innovation grants, why scared cats get adopted at Cat Town, win a $500 grant for taking a survey and more!
Animal shelter and rescue organizations, take this survey and you could win a $500 grant! Learning about shelter and rescue organizations’ programs can help us save more lives everywhere, so we’re looking to collect information on programs across the United States in this short survey. By completing it, you could win one of ten $500 grants! The… Learn More
Nashville Humane Association’s strategy for getting a long-stay, diabetic cat adopted within hours Does your animal organization have a long-stay pet that seems impossible to adopt out? Nashville Humane Association shares two success stories and tips that may be just what you need. When Angel Girl was adopted from the Nashville Humane Association in 2007,… Learn More
#MaddieMonday: Ingredients for the next Innovation Grants cycle, how and when to weigh your foster pets and more!
Happy #MaddieMonday! We hope to see you at the American Pets Alive! Conference this coming weekend! Lifesaving ingredients for the next Innovation Grants cycle What happens when our upcoming Innovation Grants cycle falls right after the American Pets Alive! (AmPA!) No Kill Conference? A fun twist to the Maddie’s Fund® Innovation Grant application categories! As… Learn More
Happy #MaddieMonday! We’re less than two weeks away from the American Pets Alive! No Kill Conference in Austin and we can’t wait! Will we see you there? Further your professional development at the American Pets Alive! Conference! Can you believe it’s almost here? The American Pets Alive! Conference 2019 takes place February 2 – 4 at the… Learn More
December always seems to be a bit of a blur, so in case you missed them, here were our top stories of the month from Chew on This, along with a few other headlines. 6 guidelines for marketing your foster pet Foster caregivers are realizing the power they have to get pets adopted through marketing.… Learn More
#MaddieMonday: Guidelines for marketing your foster pet, innovative lifesaving ideas to be awarded up to $400,000 and more!
Happy last #MaddieMonday of 2018! We hope you all have a wonderful and safe holiday, and look forward to all the lifesaving that will happen in 2019. Six guidelines for marketing your foster pet Thanks to social media, foster caregivers from around the country are realizing the power they have to get pets adopted through… Learn More
#MaddieMonday: free or low cost ways to thank your donors, animal lifesaving doesn’t begin and end at the shelter and more!
Hello, October! This week we have ways to thank your donors, a new Maddie Talk and more! Use these free or low-cost ways to thank your donors We know how important it is to acknowledge people who choose to donate their hard-earned money to your shelter or rescue or organization. But how can you do… Learn More