Shelter Quality Protocol

Author: Barnard S., Pedernera C., Velarde A., Dalla Villa P.
Source: Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale dell’Abruzzo e del Molise ‘G. Caporale’, 2014.
Document: shelter_quality_protocol_2014.pdf

Characteristics of Shelter-Relinquished Animals and Their Owners Compared With Animals and Their Owners in U.S. Pet-Owning Households

Author: New Jr. J. C., Salman M. D., King M., et al.
Source: Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science, 2000, Vol. 3, Issue 3, pp. 179–201.
Document:  CharacteristicsOfShelterAnimals

Grouping protocol in shelters

Author: Santos O., Polo G., Garcia R., et al.
Source: Journal of Veterinary Behavior: Clinical Applications and Research, 2013, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 3–8.

Shelter Dogs And Their Destiny A Retrospective Analysis To Identify Predictive Factors: A Pilot Study

Author: Cannas S., Rampini F., Levi D., et al.
Source: Macedonian Veterinary Review, 2014, Vol. 37, Issue 2, pp.151-156.
Document: MacVetRev2014-37-2-7

Anesthesia in Shelter Medicine

Author: Ko J. C., Berman A. G.
Source: Top Companion Animal Medicine,  2010, Vol. 25, Issue 2, pp. 92-7.
Document: Anesthesia in Shelter Medicine

Shelter policies

Author: de Souza M. F.
Source: World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA)
Document: Shelter Policies

Zoonotic disease awareness in animal shelter workers and volunteers and the effect of training

Author: Hill A. E.
Source: Zoonoses Public Health, 2011, Vol. 58, Issue 7, pp. 449-53.
Document: Colorado State University Training Proposal

The behavioural effects of olfactory stimulation on dogs at a rescue shelter

Author: JBinks; S Taylor; A Wills; VT Montrose

 Guidelines for standards of care in animal shelters

Author:   Newbury S., Blinn M. K., Bushby P. A., et al.
Source: The Association of Shelter Veterinarians, 2010.
Document: ShelterGuide

 Assessing the welfare of kennelled dogs, a review of animal – based measures

Author: Z. Polgar; E.J. Blackwell; N.J. Rooney