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What shelters and vet students can expect from a shelter medicine externship

Published: Sep 8th, 2016

Students learn a lot in the classroom — but there’s nothing like going hands-on in an animal shelter to prepare future shelter veterinarians to help our nation’s homeless pets.

Dr. Laurie Wright

Maddie’s Graduate Certificate Alumna Presents Research at Veterinary Behavior Symposium

Published: Jul 21st, 2015

Study finds that implementation of a behavior assessment makes cats more adoptable at one municipal animal shelter

Congratulations to the Maddie’s Certificate Recipients Class of 2015!

Published: May 26th, 2015

This Spring 17 UF College of Veterinary Medicine graduates earned the Maddie’s Professional Certificate and 11 veterinarians and veterinary students from around the world earned the Maddie’s Graduate Certificate

certificate student with shelter dog

Nine Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Certificate Students Receive Externship Travel Stipends

Published: Dec 12th, 2012

Nine shelter medicine certificate students will gain hands-on experience in Shelter Medicine and High Quality High Volume Spay and Neuter programs throughout the country.

Shelter Medicine and Spay/Neuter Externship Travel Stipends Available!

Shelter Medicine and Spay/Neuter Externship Travel Stipends Available!

Published: Nov 1st, 2012

Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program is now accepting applications for 2013 Shelter Medicine and Spay/Neuter Externship Travel Stipends.

Dr. Lauren Rockey

Graduate Focused Early on Career in Shelter Medicine

Published: Jun 19th, 2012

From her first days volunteering at her local shelter, Dr. Lauren Rockey knew she was destined to become a shelter veterinarian.

Enrollment Track Form

Published: Dec 1st, 2011

Application form for Maddie’s® Certificate in Shelter Medicine.

Maddie’s Externship Award

Published: Nov 21st, 2011

A limited number of veterinary students participating in Shelter Medicine externships are eligible for travel stipends provided by Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program, and made possible through the generosity of Maddie’s Fund.

Externships

Externships

Published: Aug 17th, 2011

Shelter Medicine externs will spend most of their time working with a veterinarian in the shelter. Spay/Neuter externs, students will spend most of their time developing their surgical proficiency.