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Adventures in Shelter Medicine: Bhutan

Adventures in Shelter Medicine: Bhutan

Published: Aug 15th, 2012

Shelter Medicine Resident Dr. Katherine Polak worked with Humane Society International’s Bhutan program for the development of a sustainable solution for dog population management.

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New Online Graduate Certificate

Published: Jul 3rd, 2012

You can now earn Maddie’s® Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine entirely online. Please click below to learn more about the courses and scholarship opportunities that are available for you.

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.

Adventures in Shelter Medicine: Hong Kong

Adventures in Shelter Medicine: Hong Kong

Published: Jun 19th, 2012

Resident Dr. Katherine Polak blogs about her exploration of Shelter Medicine in Hong Kong.

Recipients of Maddie's Certificate in Shelter Medicine, UF CVM Class of 2012

Congratulations to Class of 2012 Shelter Medicine Certificate Recipients

Published: May 29th, 2012

Five graduates in the UF CVM Class of 2012 were awarded the Maddie’s Certificate in Shelter Medicine, recognizing their intensive study aimed at a better future for shelter pets.

Getting the Scoop on Cat Poop

Getting the Scoop on Cat Poop

Published: May 8th, 2012

This project will help us understand which pathogens are present in shelter populations and will enable shelter veterinarians to create informed treatment plans and prevention strategies.

Webinar: Optimizing Canine Welfare

Published: Apr 17th, 2012

From play groups to quiet time, join Dr. Sheila D’Arpino of the Center for Shelter Dogs for 90 minutes full of helpful tools and techniques.

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.

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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.

UF students invited to register for Shelter Medicine electives

Published: Mar 7th, 2012

Summer and fall courses from MSMP offer something for everyone.