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Archive Monthly Archives: March 2017

Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR) A Bold Initiative That Produced Results

One of our boldest, most innovative, and successful initiatives was embracing Trap/Neuter/Return (TNR) as a way to manage the free-roaming cat population. Previously Trap and Kill had been the policy, which had done nothing to reduce the number of unwanted cats in our community. Each year, thousands of feral cats were trapped, brought to AWD, […]

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Top 5 Ways to Reduce Euthanasia in Animal Shelters

Reducing euthanasia in animal shelters takes focus, but it is doable.  Here are the top 5 ways I found that really work.

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An Effective Foster Program Is Crucial

A successful foster program was crucial to many of the life-saving programs we implemented.  First and foremost, a foster program was critical to saving kittens and puppies who were not big enough to thrive in the shelter and had to grow before they could be adopted out. Getting a litter of kittens – or momma […]

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