Triumphant Tail Award


BASE CRITERIA for Triumphant Tail award:

  1. Must be a current member of FAPAA, either a Regular Member or Associate Member.
  2. Must demonstrate the success of an individual or a team effort to go above and beyond for a hard-to-place animal that had been at the shelter for an extended period of time. The team can be internal (an individual or staff team effort), or external (working with other agencies or organizations).

TRIUMPHANT TAIL AWARD NOMINATION FORM:  This form must be included with nomination 2024 FAPAA Triumphant Tail Award

NARRATIVE OF ACCOMPLISHMENTS/PERFORMANCE:  Please include separately, along with any supporting documents, letters of recommendation, etc., and submit with this form.

PHOTOS: Mandatory requirement for all awards. Please include at least two (2) quality JPEG images for use during the awards presentation.

There are three ways to submit your nomination.


Mail:                Florida Animal Protection & Advocacy Association
                       15275 Collier Blvd #201-114
                       Naples, FL 34119

Website:        Submit the completed nomination form and all attachments through online form below.

    Name of Nominee

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    Title of Nominee


    Your Name

    Your Phone

    Your Email

    Narrative of Accomplishments/Performance

    Please include supporting documentation that will help demonstrate the worthiness of your nomination, however please submit no more than 10 pages total per nomination. This may include letters of recommendation, details of their outstanding achievement, details of their exceptional performance, etc.


    Please include at least 1 quality jpeg image of the nominee for use during the awards presentation.

    Brief summary of nomination (150-200 words)