About Shelter Buddy® Software
Shelter Buddy® Software was developed by RSPCA Queensland – Australia’s
leading Non-Profit Animal Welfare Organization.
RSPCA Queensland cares for over 42,000 animals per year; we
operate 9 shelters throughout the state, employ 240 staff and
manage over 2000 volunteers.
Like many shelters, we too suffered the burden of an outdated
and cumbersome database system. Our operational requirements
had well and truly outgrown our software – it was time to modernize. Extensive
research was carried out both domestically and internationally to find
an effective database solution. The results fell short of our expectations – many
of the available products were far too exorbitantly priced others appeared
to have been developed for everything but a Shelter! The decision was
made to combine the industry expertise of Australia’s 2 largest
Animal Welfare Organizations and develop the database solution
for the Animal Care and Welfare Industry.
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