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We accelerate your development into a lifesaving community by providing flexible opportunities for in-depth education and hands-on training in the proven most-effective strategies — with expert support all along the way.

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Expanding The No Kill Community

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Nov 23, 2020

Telling Pet Owners Stories – A simple guide to photographing and writing about the people you’re serving

Wondering how to take photos and tell stories of the people and pets you support? Follow these steps and show the world the great work you are doing.

Nov 19, 2020

How COVID has Reshaped the Health of Shelter Cats

The shelter is a stressful place for animals, particularly cats which makes them more prone to illness. How has that changed in times of COVID? What’s the good news for cats?

Oct 02, 2020

Jerrica Owen on Community Resources at San Diego Humane Society

In just six months, SDHS has implemented a ton of community resources to better serve pets and families. Learn more about their efforts in this presentation.

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