Heather Acheson, Chris Klima, Irma Hladek and other Kennel Techs represented Golden Belt Humane Society at a one-day workshop in Wichita, presented by Petfinder, the online database of adoptable pets. The workshop was sponsored by Petco and hosted by Kansas Humane Society.
Topics included marketing pets online, training dogs for adoptability, other ways to increase adoptions and challenges in shelter medicine. Speakers came from across the country to present the program.
Petfinder.com is the largest online, searchable database of adoptable animals. With more than 300,000 adoptable pets from over 14,000 animal shelters and rescue groups throughout North America, Petfinder.com has facilitated more than 21 million adoptions since it was launched in 1996. In addition, Petfinder.com is an all-inclusive resource guide for selecting the right family pet and building successful, lifelong relationships.