Consultations and Assessments

Is your organization trying to navigate a challenge? American Pets Alive! can help.

You can borrow the American Pets Alive! team. We provide assessments, in-person support, and crisis intervention services customized to your needs. Our data-driven techniques, developed by veterinarians and shelter employees, will help your organization save more lives faster.

Our Services

American Pets Alive!’s experts have extensive experience in animal sheltering, a deep understanding of advocacy and community engagement and a willingness to get 100% hands-on with you to solve whatever challenges your shelter faces. If you are unsure if your organization has funds available for our expert support, please don’t hesitate to start a conversation with us. We make every effort to provide equitable access for our services and programs.


Urgent Support through Crisis

  • Change in leadership
  • PR crises
  • Large impound cases
  • Disease outbreak
  • Other life-threatening shelter crises

Program Development

  • Conversation-based adoption policies
  • Population-based foster programs
  • Appropriate capacity for medium and large dogs
  • Lifesaving medical protocols and training
  • Shelter intake and flow procedures to minimize disease outbreak
  • Volunteer programs to help with all aspects of shelter operations
  • Specialty programs for: parvovirus, distemper, neonatal kittens and puppies, pregnant and nursing moms, ringworm, FIV/FeLV, community cats and SNR

Complete Lifesaving Overhaul

  • An AmPA! Case Manager assigned to your organization
  • Resources and in-depth analysis of your organization’s data for efficient prioritization of efforts
  • A breakdown of AmPA!’s “12 Ingredients for Lifesaving” customized for your organization
  • Access to services listed in Program Development
  • Access to apprenticeships and master classes offered through our Maddie’s® Learning Academy
  • Data-driven success tracking

As a non-profit organization on a mission to end shelter-related deaths, any fees collected for services are used to save more animal lives and to provide shelters in need with access to services.

To find out more about our consultation and assessment services, please get in touch.

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