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Innovation = Inspiration

Published: Apr 12th, 2012

Being 120 years old is not a license for laziness! Shelter Medicine Resident Dr. Laura Andersen reflects on the great work one inspirational shelter is doing.

Conference Recap: Recognizing & Responding to Animal Hoarding

Published: Apr 4th, 2012

From an exploration of the psychology of hoarding to processing simulated crime scenes, Maddie’s Veterinary Forensics Conference provided a wealth of insights and practical tools.

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We want your opinion!

Published: Mar 12th, 2012

Take our short survey and tell us what YOU think about important new possibilities in Shelter Medicine training.

Adventures in Shelter Medicine

Published: Feb 14th, 2012

Shelter Medicine Resident Dr. Katherine Polak’s last blog post from Thailand, where she provided assistance to an emergency shelter to help dogs affected by this year’s severe flooding.

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Maddie’s Center has a home in Pleasanton, CA

Published: Feb 13th, 2012

Maddie’s Fund® announces plans for a multimillion-dollar next generation animal care and teaching facility.

UF veterinary students complete two-week course in shelter animal behavior

Published: Dec 13th, 2011

The UF CVM is the only veterinary school in the country to offer a Shelter Animal Behavior and Welfare course.

Request Assistance with an Infectious Disease

Request Assistance with an Infectious Disease

Published: Oct 14th, 2011

When infectious disease strikes in an animal shelter, the consequences can be terrible. If your shelter needs help dealing with an increase in the severity or number of infections of any type, please contact us.

Education

Education

Published: Oct 13th, 2011

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program offers training to veterinary students, veterinarians, and shelter practitioners; on-campus and online certificate programs, shelter medicine. conferences, courses, workshops and more.

Challenges & Controversies Facing Bully Breed Dogs in Animal Shelters

Published: Sep 9th, 2011

Maddie’s® Special Project Course offers a unique opportunity for veterinary students to take an in-depth look at this animal welfare issue.