Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Your Community: What You Need to Know

Last Updated: 3/25/2020, 9:41AM PST

With all of the news surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, it’s important to know what you can do to make sure that you’re prepared for its potential impact on your community.

We’ve rounded up the latest expert advice so that you can take proactive steps to ensure the safety and wellbeing of your animals, staff, and greater community during this time.

If you are a Shelterluv customer and would like tips on how to implement some of these best practices in Shelterluv, click here.

General Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19) for Animal Welfare Professionals

Comprehensive Guides

Animal Care & Control

Veterinary / Shelter Medicine



Grants and Relief Programs

Facebook Groups


Other Resources

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Companion Animals

Ideas to Steal for Your Shelter

Animal Welfare Conferences

We are keeping track of our conference schedule along with any cancellations here. For animal welfare professionals who cannot meet us in person for any reason, we will set up a virtual booth and provide other online resources so you can keep up your lifesaving momentum without missing a beat. We look forward to connecting with you, whether it’s in person or online!

We will frequently update this post with more resources as they become available, and please share any tips that you have in the comments below.