Proven Strategies

Using Data to Tell Your Story

SPDA is a completely free platform designed specifically for shelters and rescues like yours, allowing you to easily navigate through your intakes and outcomes, see local and national trends, and leverage free data analysis in your daily decision-making to save more lives. Plus! Did you know that you can add additional users to your organization’s account to help keep your data updated?

SPDA allows your organization to share and compare data with thousands of shelters and rescues across the country so you can learn from each other.

Join the thousands of professionals already using Shelter Pet Data Alliance. To log in or sign up, visit

With Shelter Pet Data Alliance, you can submit data in minutes to access valuable insights about your own data through auto-generated graphs and reports. You can also become eligible for grant opportunities with Best Friends if you sign up as a network partner.

Dive into your data and discover lifesaving solutions with the help of Shelter Pet Data Alliance (SPDA). Learn how below!