Shelter Resources

We have listed several resources here that we hope will help to further educate and inspire all of those in the shelter medicine community.  We strive for open communication and cooperation.  Please see the resources listed below.  

Gimme Shelter (MSMP Blog)

Every Nose Counts: Using Metrics in Animal Shelters by Dr. Jan Scarlett

Tools, Tips, and Fact Sheets

Maddie's® University 

Maddie's® University provides advanced, formalized education with credible experts in leadership, lifesaving and foster care to increase awareness of current no-kill best practices and animal care. These programs are engaging, multi-platform learning opportunities.

Online Courses for Field Investigations and Response

The ASPCA Field Investigations and Response (FIR) team has vast experience in investigating and responding to cruelty and disaster cases across the country and has made its wealth of knowledge accessible to everyone in 10 free online courses.