Cat Portals: A Tale of Two Shelters

RECORDED ON: Thursday, February 22, 2018
DURATION: 30 minutes
Debbie Jeffrey, Kootenai Humane Society, ID
Cristie Kamiya, Humane Society Silicon Valley, CA

Portals have saved the lives of many shelter cats. Learn from two shelters who converted their cat cages into two-room compartments.


Kootenai Humane Society and Humane Society Silicon Valley will explain:

  • How they financed portal installation
  • How they communicated the innovative upgrade to their staff, volunteers and community
  • All the logistics of preparing for installation
  • Everything that happened after they installed the portals. You’ll find out the impact on length of stay, budget and resources, adoptions and disease transmission.

Cat Portals webinar presenters Kamiya and Jeffrey

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