Tips for Following Up with Adopters

These tips are from ASPCA’s Client Services team. Most returns occur within two months post-adoption, and the majority of those happen within the first two weeks. Follow up with adopters 2 days, 10 days and 1½ months after they bring their new animal home. If your adopter doesn’t answer your call, leave a message and [...]

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Facial Recognition Software for Lost and Found Pets

Petco Foundation has invested in Finding Rover, a mobile app and website that uses pet facial recognition to reunite lost cats and dogs with their owners. If you've lost a pet, post your pet's photo and/or search the partner lost photo database. If you'd like to adopt, look at the partner adoptables photo database. For [...]

By |2020-07-12T00:13:35+00:00July 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Facial Recognition Software for Lost and Found Pets

Dog Body Language

Dogs communicate with one another and with us using their own elegant, non-verbal language. ASPCA published tips that focus on important aspects of a dog’s body: eyes, ears, mouth, tail, sweat, and overall body posture/movement. Fosters can use this information to interpret what an animal is feeling. 7 Tips on Canine Body Language

By |2020-07-10T23:12:39+00:00July 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dog Body Language

Be a Foster!

So you've opened your home to a new foster or adopted pet - now what? Join the Petco Foundation for virtual Yappy Hour! Free interactive live streams with animal welfare experts ready to provide you with the tools you need to navigate life with a new pet! Visit www.petcofoundation.org/foster for more info and to register [...]

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