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  • 1.  HASS Foster Job-Alike Meetings: Agenda, Recordings and Discussion

    Maddie's Fund Staff
    Posted 01-31-2022 12:52 PM

    Hi,

    Foster Job-Alike meetings are for people interested in pet foster care. Everyone is welcome, whether or not you have have a foster-related job!  You can register for the meetings here.  Once you finish registration, a screen will pop up that will allow you to save the meeting invite to your calendar. 

    This thread will be your destination for all updates and discussions related to the Foster Job-Alike meetings. Before each meeting, we'll update this post with the agenda and speaker(s). After each meeting, this thread will be updated within 48 hours with the video recording, presentation slides and any resources that were shared during the call.

    We also hope that you will use this thread to continue the conversation with other job-alike members. If you think of something after the meeting that you'd like to share with the group or an idea for a future topic, share it with us here!

    Click the "Follow" button at the top right of the thread to be notified of new comments, recordings and to continue collaborating outside of our monthly meetings.


    Here are the topics we'll be discussing at our next few meetings:


    April 4th, 12:30-1:30pm ET

    Session Topic:  HASS Tier 1 shelters that increased foster placements exponentially in 2021

    Speakers:

    Amanda Graus, Foster Coordinator, Cincinnati Animal CARE

    Kay Martin and Leanne Rinne, Foster Coordinators, Oakland Animal Services

    May 2, 12:30-1:30pm ET

    Session Topic: Feline Behavior Foster! In this meeting, we'll hear about behavior foster for cats at Operation Kindness and Erie Humane Society's Shadow Cats program

    Speakers:

    Caitlin Daly, President/CEO and Melanie Rushforth, Vice President of Veterinary Services, Erie Humane Society- Shadow Cats program; Stephani Coe, Sr. Operations Manager for Operation Kindness- feline behavior foster

     


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    Kelly Duer
    Maddie's Fund
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  • 2.  RE: HASS Foster Job-Alike Meetings: Agenda, Recordings and Discussion

    Maddie's Fund Staff
    Posted 03-19-2022 08:28 AM
    Finding Foster for Pets Who are Harder to Place
    Recordings from this meeting are below!



    Full meeting recording

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    Kelly Duer
    Maddie's Fund
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  • 3.  RE: HASS Foster Job-Alike Meetings: Agenda, Recordings and Discussion

    Maddie's Fund Staff
    Posted 03-30-2022 08:22 AM
    This Monday, 4/4, join HASS's Foster Job-Alike group while we hear from 2 shelters that increased foster placements exponentially in 2021!

    12:30-1:30pm ET

    Speakers:

    Amanda Graus, Foster Coordinator, Cincinnati Animal CARE

    Kay Martin and Leanne Rinne, Foster Coordinators, Oakland Animal Service

    Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwoc-CvqjMuEtHyo31d1A7l87RB_v-Hz_tZ



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    Kelly Duer
    Maddie's Fund
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  • 4.  RE: HASS Foster Job-Alike Meetings: Agenda, Recordings and Discussion

    Maddie's Fund Staff
    Posted 04-05-2022 09:37 AM


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    Kelly Duer
    Maddie's Fund
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  • 5.  RE: HASS Foster Job-Alike Meetings: Agenda, Recordings and Discussion

    Maddie's Fund Staff
    Posted 26 days ago
    Today at 12:30pm ET, HASS's Foster Job-Alike group will hear from Lindsay Layendecker, Director of Community Programs and Lauren Jackowiec, Director of Operations at Jacksonville Humane Society about the innovative way they're using their Shelter Staycations program to keep length of stay low.



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    Kelly Duer
    Maddie's Fund
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  • 6.  RE: HASS Foster Job-Alike Meetings: Agenda, Recordings and Discussion

    Maddie's Fund Staff
    Posted 23 days ago
    Here are links to our last 2 meeting recordings (sadly, video playbacks are disabled, so I can't embed them):

    Feline behavior foster: https://youtube.com/watch?v=kymPn9fI6O4&feature=share

    Shelter Staycations, program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3K0vEjs7Rt4




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    Kelly Duer
    Maddie's Fund
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