Educating everyone involved in your pet program is essential! This means training staff, volunteers, program participants and pets!
VISIT THE HANDBOOK
After you’ve visited the handbook to learn more about Educating Your People and Pets, come back here for a deeper dive!
HEAR FROM OUR GRANT RECIPIENTS:
“The biggest piece of advice that I can offer any shelter manager is to train your staff to understand that the pet is also a survivor of DV and needs to be respected as such.”
It is one of the best decisions we have made in creating a client centered, trauma informed shelter program.
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