Resources

Please Note:
These resources were originally created by Austin Pets Alive!. We invite you to use these resources in your organization and share or edit them to best suit your needs. We ask that you recognize APA! as the author (example: “This content is based on Austin Pets Alive!’s Dog Foster Manual”).

Dog Program Resources
Intake
Dog Foster Resources
Adoptions
CGC-Ready/TOP Dog Resources
Enrichment & Behavior
Liability & Behavior Decisions
Long Stay
Marketing
Matchmaker
Volunteers
Cat Program Resources
Adoptions
Assessment
Barn Cat
Behavior
Cat and Kitten Foster
Management
Marketing
Neonatal Kitten Nursery
Offsite
Training
Volunteers
Medical Program Resources
General & Intake
Dog Health
Parvo ICU
Neonatal Puppies
Cat Health
FeLV
Panleuk
Ringworm - Feline
Community Programs (Field Services & Pet Resource Center)
Public Resources
Positive Alternatives to Shelter Surrender (PASS)
Leadership
Introduction
Intake Diversion
Transfer or Transport Out

The following resources can assist you with research into organizations with robust transfer and transport programs:

Euthanasia List Scrutiny and Sharing
Finance
Fundraising
Operations Oversight
Politics

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