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The inside story on becoming board-certified in shelter medicine

Published: Jan 18th, 2017

Since shelter medicine became a recognized veterinary specialty, there have been only two opportunities for veterinarians to become boarded in shelter medicine. One who took the exams and is now a specialist is the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program’s own Dr. Julie Levy.

Dr. Brian DiGangi

Former Maddie’s Resident Among the First to Earn ABVP Certification in Shelter Medicine Practice

Published: Dec 16th, 2015

Dr. Brian DiGangi, a faculty member at UF and former Maddie’s resident, is one of the first veterinarians ever to become certified in the new specialty of Shelter Medicine Practice.

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Lunch and Learn Presentation on The Lifesaving Impact of Veterinary Students

Published: Oct 2nd, 2015

Check out this great presentation by Lindsey Hidenrite, Class of 2018 and Cat Coordinator/Board Member for Helping Hands Pet Rescue

Million Cat Challenge Marks 250,000 Cats Saved

Published: Jul 22nd, 2015

Program to help animal shelters reduce feline euthanasia surpasses expectations

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

Announcing Compassion Fatigue Strategies Course this Summer

Published: May 11th, 2015

Register now for this new, self-paced, online course!

Calling all Cat Advocates!

Published: Apr 28th, 2015

Register now for a FREE day-long “Rethinking the Cat” symposium in June 2015 in Miami or Gainesville.

Less is More: Learn about Capacity for Care

Published: Apr 23rd, 2015

Register for the next free webcast in the Million Cat Challenge’s Five Key Initiatives series!

Registration is now open for Summer 2015

Published: Apr 7th, 2015

Register now for Integrating Veterinary Medicine with Shelter Systems and Introduction to Veterinary Disaster Response!