shirley zindler

Shirley Zindler, Dogwood Animal Rescue Project

Shirley Zindler is a former animal control officer (ACO) who retired to co-found the Dogwood Animal Rescue Project in Sonoma County. Dogwood is among the nation’s finest foster-based rescue programs and Shirley is a good friend of both KSCO Pet Radio and myself.




The Secret Life of Dog Catchers

Shirley has written a charming book about her ACO experience that I am pleased to highly recommend. 

Here is an article, based on the book, that recently appeared in The Bark.

Here’s is a KRON “Remarkable Woman” post about Shirley

Shirley appears monthly on the program, usually at 12:08 PM. Watch this site for dates.