Easter Egg Hunts Give Dogs a Chance to Sniff Their Way into the Hearts of Potential Adopters

Easter Egg Hunts Give Dogs a Chance to Sniff Their Way into the Hearts of Potential Adopters

This is a guest post from Kristen Auerbach, Deputy Chief Animal Services Officer at Austin Animal Center.

Easter is one of our favorite holidays at Austin Animal Center. There’s nothing cuter than a big dog wearing bunny ears or a kitten curled up in an Easter basket, and for us, that’s just where the fun begins. (more…)

These Shelters Are Changing the Game to Get Their Dogs Adopted This Halloween

These Shelters Are Changing the Game to Get Their Dogs Adopted This Halloween

Promotions always bring people to a shelter and increase adoption rates – but they have to be the right promotion. They need to have a bit of flare. It’s not always easy to come up with creative ideas, but looking to the holidays can help you generate lots of ideas for shelter promotions. Halloween is one of the best holidays for doing just that.

Below are five of our favorite Halloween promotion ideas – and what’s really great about them is that most of them cost little to no money on your part. (more…)