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A Day of Learning about shelter cat health, saving cats’ lives, and emergency response

Published: Jul 25th, 2017

Join Dr. Julie Levy and licensed mental health counselor Dr. Ron Del Moro for a free seminar, From Cats to Caregivers, on Sept. 14, 2017, in Sarasota, Fla.

Dr. Katherine Polak

UF MSMP alum provides care to dogs rescued from slaughter in China

Published: Jul 18th, 2017

Last week, UF Maddie’s Shelter Medicine alum Dr. Katherine Polak was on the ground in China assisting with the care of hundreds of dogs rescued from the cruel dog meat trade.

How a new generation of veterinarians is transforming animal sheltering

Published: Jul 10th, 2017

Is shelter medicine education really transforming animal sheltering? Absolutely, say director Scott Trebatoski and chief veterinarian Dr. Lisa Centonze of Florida’s Hillsborough County Pet Resource Center.

Dr. Cynda Crawford sending a survivor to its new home

UF shelter medicine program and rural S.C. shelter team up to save dogs from distemper

Published: Jul 5th, 2017

After working with UF and MSMP, all the dogs have recovered and are on their way to new homes.