Increasing the life-saving capacity of animal shelters and communities through education, shelter outreach, and development of new knowledge



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Capacity for Care (C4C) / Magic Number Calculator

How many lives can your shelter save? The Capacity for Care / Magic Number Calculator helps you find out. This data-based spreadsheet app was revealed at the Million Cat Challenge - Where the Rubber meets the Road presentation at the 2016 HSUS Animal Care Expo. Here you'll find the calculator, plus notes on how to use it to make life better for shelter animals and shelter staff.

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Cat Portals: Order Information and Instruction for Installation

Need a simple way to make cats in your shelter healthier and happier? Installing portals between two existing cat cages is an inexpensive way to update your single cage cat housing to spiffy double compartment condos, which benefits cats by keeping food, bed and litter separate and allowing cleaning and daily care with minimum disruption. Order your portals today.

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2017 HSUS Animal Care Expo Fellowship Presentations

Each year the UC Davis KSMP/ University of Wisconsin Shelter Medicine Fellows present a series of lectures at the HSUS Exposition. View and download the PowerPoint presentations for lectures given by our fellows at the 2017 Expo as well as other lectures by the KSMP and UW teams.

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