Yearly Archives: 2014

  • Dec 19 , 2014

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    Adoption Options 2014 Wrap Up

    2014 was an amazing year for Adoption Options and we’d like to thank each and every one of you who took the time out of your very busy schedules to join us.  This year we were able to bring our energizing, one day work shop to 26 locations across North America! As always, we were thrilled to have the opportunity …

  • Dec 19 , 2014

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    December Monthly Newsletter

    Resources to increase pet adoptions Can’t read this email? View in Browser. Join Us Petfinder Pro December Newsletter Dear Petfinder Member,Welcome to the first issue of the brand-new Petfinder Pro monthly newsletter for Petfinder member organizations! Baldwin County Humane SocietyFairhope, AL To keep you in touch with the latest news from Petfinder, we have moved to an updated newsletter format …

  • Nov 20 , 2014

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    November is Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month!   Through our annual member survey, many of you have told us that senior pets are among some of the most difficult pets to place. To help promote these special pets, Petfinder has designated November as “Adopt-A-Senior-Pet-Month” The week is yours to celebrate as you wish – create a “Seniors Only” adoption event, promote senior pets …

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    Nov 03 , 2014

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    Important information on upcoming updates to Petfinder including Password requirements

      Beginning Wednesday morning, December 3 at 2:00am ET, Petfinder will be implementing several site enhancements including: – Fixes to the ability to add pets to Petfinder when using Internet Explorer – Fixes to our automatic photo import system for Chameleon shelter software users – Updates to your Admin System Dashboard to share important account information with you and increase …

  • Oct 22 , 2014

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    The Shelter Showdown Contest

     Win up to $25,000 for your organization!   *Update: Please note that voting is closed and grant recipients have been announced. For more information please see: We thank you for your understanding and support.* Petfinder has partnered with Pets Add Life to help more pets find homes.  A total of $50,000 will be given away to three Petfinder member organizations.  …

  • Oct 09 , 2014

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    Grant Opportunity – Purina Cat Chow Supports Cats by Building Better Lives

    Petfinder is excited to share a grant opportunity from our friends at Purina Cat Chow and Petfinder Foundation.  The Purina Cat Chow “Building Better Lives” program was created to improve the lives of cats through Rescue, Nutrition, and Adoption.  This year they helped with much-needed renovations and donations to several organizations that support and help cats find forever homes. In …

  • Sep 12 , 2014

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    Follow Friday: Maddie’s Fund

    Maddie’s Fund was established in 1994 with the mission to revolutionize the status and well-being of companion animals. Named in honor after the beloved dog of Dave and Cheryl Duffield, Maddie’s Fund is now one of the most influential groups in the animal welfare community through its grant giving, hands-on animal care, research and education. Follow Maddie’s Fund for information on their upcoming …

  • Sep 11 , 2014

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    Great Pet Pics: On Their Level

      To help capture great photos, try meeting pets on their level. Rather than standing over the pet and looking down on him or her, try bringing the camera viewer eye-level with the pet to help create a much more natural shot. This eye-level approach helps create great photos for all pets, but is especially helpful when photographing small pets. Kneeling …