Banfield Foundation’s Executive Director, Kim Van Syoc,  will be taking over Avenue Agency’s Animal Marketing Podcast, opens in new tab during the month of April in support of raising awareness for the issues impacting the animal welfare community related to COVID-19. Kim will be interviewing executive directors and leaders of shelter partners from across the country to better understand:
  • how their local community and shelter has been impacted
  • how they are evolving their services to address the pain points of their organization and pet owners
  • how the public can help support their efforts, and
  • moments of hope that can come from COVID 
Partners are excited to have an opportunity and platform to share what is happening in their community. In addition, we will be discussing the fostering movement as well as new adoption processes given social distancing. Organization’s participating will include:
  • Austin Pets Alive!
  • Arizona Humane Society
  • Oregon Humane Society
  • Jacksonville Humane Society
  • PAWS Chicago
  • Michigan Humane
  • Animal Protective Association of Missouri  
  • Greater Good
  • San Diego Humane
  • Nashville Humane
Together, we hope to empower pet owners and the public with tools and tips on how they can best make a difference. You can listen to the full podcast series here, opens in new tab throughout the month of April.