April Harris

April Harris

Director of Animal Welfare Insights-Adopt-A-Pet.com

April Harris is a Certified Animal Welfare Administrator and serves as the director of animal welfare insights for Adopt-A-Pet.com. Her credits include implementing sustainable social enterprise models, developing at-risk animal population programs and administering no-kill community partnerships. Harris has been in the industry for more than 18 years and has worked for both local and national animal welfare organizations, including Maricopa County Animal Care, Salt Lake County Animal Services, Best Friends and Found Animals Foundation. Harris lives in Southern Utah with her four rescue dogs.


Bridging The Gap: Understanding Adopter Expectations, Perception, And Reality

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Adopt-a-Pet.com is North America’s largest nonprofit pet adoption website and that means we have millions of potential adopters visiting our website every month. In fact, we had over 50 million visitors in 2018. We’ve been collecting lots of data and asking our visitors to provide us with insights into how they think, feel, and experience […]

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