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Learn to help shelter dogs and other homeless animals with shelter medicine distance learning

A “Herd” of Students Enroll in Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Online Course this fall

Published: Sep 18th, 2014

Sixty students who reside in 25 different states and countries currently studying Shelter Animal Physical Health with Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program

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Crunching Numbers to Save Lives

Published: Sep 16th, 2014

Shelter Census project aims to improve shelter animal outcomes in Florida.

Students learn best practices for reducing homeless cat populations

Students learn best practices for reducing homeless cat populations

Published: Sep 3rd, 2014

What has 66 legs and travels 84,372 miles in one week? The group of students who took part in our 2014 Community Cat Management course! Veterinary students and veterinarians from […]

A community cat hides at the edge of a lot

Targeted TNR is on the mark

Published: Aug 21st, 2014

A recent study supported by Maddie’s Fund shows a significant drop in shelter intake and euthanasia in conjunction with a targeted trap-neuter-release program in Gainesville, Florida.        

Infrared photograph of surface temperatures of a kitten
Kelly Nutt, 2014

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program Students Hard at Work with Summer Research Projects

Published: Aug 15th, 2014

This summer, several veterinary students have been busy with more than just their online projects in the Integrating Veterinary Medicine with Shelter Systems course. Here is a peek at what keeps them busy.

Sarah Caroll, recipient of the Madie's Online Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine

Congratulations to this Semester’s Online Shelter Medicine Certificate Recipients!

Published: Aug 14th, 2014

Congratulations to the seven newest recipients of the Maddie’s® Online Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine!

7th Annual Maddie's Shelter Medicine Conference

Conference Recap: 7th Annual Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Conference

Published: Aug 4th, 2014

Nearly 200 veterinarians, staff, veterinary students, and shelter leaders came to Orlando, Florida for the 7th Annual Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Conference.

2014 Shelter Medicine Certificate Graduates

Congratulations to the Certificate in Shelter Medicine Class of 2014

Published: Jun 4th, 2014

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program is proud to recognize the nine recipients of the Certificate in Shelter Medicine who are now officially veterinarians! Best of luck to the Class of 2014!

Kitten and a Helping Hand

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Course Honored by the University of Florida

Published: Apr 22nd, 2014

Integrating Veterinary Medicine with Shelter Systems, one of three courses in the Maddie’s Online Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine, is recognized for “excellence” in online education at UF!

Observing cats in a shelter

Shelter Medicine Practice becomes newest recognized veterinary specialty

Published: Apr 15th, 2014

Recognition of Shelter Medicine Practice as a veterinary specialty will help optimize care for millions of animals through education, research, and the pursuit of clinical excellence.