New handy chart for health certificate and CVI requirements by state.

Here’s how it happens: you know this family that’s fallen on tough times, finances are tight, yadda yadda. Something bad happens to their dog and as much as they want to, they

 Establish a time period and procedures for claiming ownership of a stray dog if the dog is not coming from a shelter. Recommend a two week period. 

Then there's everything else that goes along with running a rescue. Need a great adoption or foster contract? We know where to send you. Wading through the Form 1023 for your group 501(c)3? Got resources for that, too.