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4-H students on a journey of discovery in the world of shelter medicine

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

The students were at the UF College of Veterinary Medicine for “Exploring Veterinary Medicine Day,” and we wanted to put shelter medicine’s best paw forward.

UF joins ASV, shelter medicine programs across U.S. to create new guidelines for spay/neuter programs

Published: Jul 28th, 2016

Spay/neuter programs are a cornerstone of managing pet over-population and reducing shelter intake.

How to get and stay on top of animal care in your shelter with daily rounds

Published: Jul 20th, 2016

Learn the practical principle behind daily rounds, a simple-to-implement practice that ensures no animal’s general, medical, or behavior needs fall through the cracks.

Can in-shelter antibody tests protect dogs from parvo and distemper?

Published: Jul 7th, 2016

Can animal shelters protect the dogs in their care from illness and euthanasia even if they’ve been exposed to canine parvovirus (CPV) or canine distemper (CDV)?