9 episodes

My City, My Shelter
14,657 animals were housed at Indianapolis Animal Care Services in 2019. My City, My Shelter explores how all residents of Indianapolis can help and care for our cities homeless animals. By accepting animal welfare as a community concern we can improve our shelter and the lives of its residents.

My City, My Shelter Cara Bach

    • Pets & Animals
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

My City, My Shelter
14,657 animals were housed at Indianapolis Animal Care Services in 2019. My City, My Shelter explores how all residents of Indianapolis can help and care for our cities homeless animals. By accepting animal welfare as a community concern we can improve our shelter and the lives of its residents.

    Animal Behavior Programs

    Animal Behavior Programs

    Laura and Cara interview Lori Clevenger and talk about the animal behavior programs that are offered. Specifically, programs for dogs that need help on learning how to live in a home and be the best dog they can be. Lori Clevenger is with Friends of Indianapolis Animal Care Services Foundation. To learn more about this nonprofit and/or donate to this wonderful group, go to www.FriendsofIndyacc.org

    Hosted by Laura Keith-Williams and Cara Bach

    (podcast recorded in 2020)

    • 19 min
    We Have The Best Volunteers!

    We Have The Best Volunteers!

    Laura and Cara meet with Cybela and talk about her role as volunteer coordinator for 220+ volunteers! Listen to learn about the many ways people in our community can bring their unique talents to the shelter to help.

    Hosted by Laura Keith-Williams and Cara Bach

    (recorded in 2020)

    • 26 min
    Jenny Adopts Josie - A Cuddle Before You Commit Story

    Jenny Adopts Josie - A Cuddle Before You Commit Story

    Laura and Cara interview Jenny Boling as she shares her story of adopting Josie from the shelter. The Cuddle Before You Commit Program gives everyone time to make certain its a good fit and it's a wonderful way to bring our furry friends into a great home.

    Hosted by Laura Keith-Williams and Cara Bach

    (podcast recorded in 2020)

    • 25 min
    Adoption Increase During COVID 19

    Adoption Increase During COVID 19

    Laura and Cara discuss the high increase of adoptions during the pandemic and how they have made the necessary changes to adapt. Great job Indianapolis! (podcast recorded in 2020)

    Hosted by Laura Keith-Williams and Cara Bach

    • 28 min
    Introducing Tyrone McPiggems & The Exotic Animals

    Introducing Tyrone McPiggems & The Exotic Animals

    Introducing Tyrone McPiggems & The Exotic Animals – No this is not a new band here in Indy, it’s a highly insightful and fun filled podcast about the wide range of animals that make their way into the shelter. Laura and Cara allowed the producer, Josh Bach to join this one… That was risky!

    • 22 min
    The Intake Process

    The Intake Process

    Laura and Cara discuss intake for the animals and how our community can help with this process.

    Hosted by Laura Keith-Williams and Cara Bach

    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

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2 Ratings

2 Ratings

WolfenBach ,

Building Community & Loving Animals!

You ladies have big hearts and are providing much needed information that will only improve the already great programs here in Indy! Keep up the great work!

S08Mitch ,

Passionate about saving lives

Loved learning more about our city shelter - informative and engaging

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