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Nov 06, 2019

Texas Shelter Questions Killing; AmPA! Helps Save 26 Dogs

Joining the community of Palestine, Texas, we celebrate the changes made by the BARC Humane Society. When shelter leaders openly accept new ideas and make the choice to implement lifesaving solutions to stop the unnecessary deaths of shelter pets, we...

Nov 01, 2019

Onboard Lifesaving: Shelter Jargon

In Shelter Jargon, we define over 30 of the most common terms used in animal shelters today.

Oct 22, 2019

Don't Fear FeLV: Feline Leukemia as the Next Frontier of Feline Lifesaving

Listen and learn from feline leukemia experts Monica Frenden and Natascha Hamman on the next frontier of feline lifesaving: FeLV cats.

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