Category Archives: Adoption Options

  • 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 …

  • Jul 30 , 2014

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    August Adoption Options Conference Locations

    Adoption Options, Petfinder’s FREE multi-city animal welfare workshop tour across North America, is in full swing this summer! We have four locations in August alone! We will be in Seattle, WA, Redmond, OR, Billings, MT and Casper, WY! Check out the Adoption Options page for details on the exact date and location of each event. Petfinder is proud to bring nationally recognized …

  • May 13 , 2014

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    Networking to Save More Lives at Adoption Options

    Adoption Options, Petfinder’s free one-day conference series, focusing on behavior, placement, and promotion, are a great way to gain new knowledge about the most up-to-date information in animal welfare from nationally known speakers. Another benefit of Adoption Options (and also part of the mission) is networking among the attendees. Adoption Options recently came to Memphis, TN and our speaker lineup …

  • Mar 20 , 2014

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    Assess-A-Hand and Train To Adopt

    Sue Sternberg is a well-known trainer who travels the country teaching enrichment, assessment and evaluation of dogs. Sue is also a long-time friend of Petfinder. In her over 30 years of dog behavior experience, Sue has acquired a lot of knowledge on the inner workings of dogs. Sue has 4 heeler mixes adopted from various organizations, all kept in line …

  • Jan 16 , 2014

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    Jolly Update!

    Jolly is getting excited that we have our first Adoption Options of 2014 coming up shortly! Before he heads into the year full steam ahead, let’s recap October and part of November 2013! After being in Wisconsin, Jolly got to travel to California! He went to Sacramento (where we were at the California Auto Museum!) as well as San Diego …

  • Dec 20 , 2013

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    Jolly Update!

    Jolly has continued his traveling across the country for Petfinder’s Adoption Options workshops. Jolly visits Fox Valley Humane Association. After traveling home from Chicago, IL, Jolly made his way to Appleton, WI. He had a great time, and he even got to visit Fox Valley Humane Association. Stay tuned to see where Jolly will be going next!

  • Nov 20 , 2013

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    Jolly Update: Evansville, IN

    Next up in September, Jolly got to visit Evansville, Indiana. He was very busy there, reading all of the local information on animal welfare! With two more stops left for the month, Jolly was excited for all the animal welfare staff and volunteers he would be meeting in the next couple of weeks! Check out where Jolly will be next!

  • Nov 08 , 2013

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    Jolly Update: Springfield, MA

    Jolly had another busy month in September. He visited four different cities within the month. His first stop was Springfield, MA. Jolly even got to visit the Basketball Hall of Fame while he was in town! Will Jolly be in your town next? Check out our remaining 2013 Adoption Options stops here. We hope to see you soon!

  • Oct 17 , 2013

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    Jolly Update: A Busy August!

    Jolly the Thundershirt dog had a relaxing month off in July. This was great timing, because August was a busy month for him! Jolly had the pleasure of visiting four different states: Colorado, South Dakota, Minnesota and Michigan! Thank you to our incredible members that take time out of their busy schedules to attend our Adoption Options! Jolly would love …