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Cameron Moore joins UF team to help save the lives of 1 million shelter cats

Published: Aug 31st, 2017

Cameron Moore, part of the team that created Target Zero, has joined the Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program at UF as Million Cat Challenge Program Manager.

Caring for cats rescued from the meat trade in China

Published: Aug 23rd, 2017

UF MSMP alumna Dr. Katherine Polak visited a temporary shelter to facilitate animal care and provide long-term sheltering recommendations for the rescued cats.

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Nothing says summer like a shelter/rescue group data drive!

Published: Aug 16th, 2017

PetSmart Charities has $25,000 in grants for qualified organizations participating in Shelter Animals Count’s summer 2017 data drive. Don’t get left out!

Online course to help shelter workers, veterinary professionals with stress, burnout

Published: Aug 9th, 2017

The condition known as compassion fatigue has been increasingly identified as a threat to the well-being, health, and even lives of people who work with animals.

Tips for a Fear Free pet vaccination

Published: Aug 2nd, 2017

Because August is Immunization Awareness Month, Fear Free founder Dr. Marty Becker shared with us his tips for taking the fear, anxiety, and stress out of the vaccination process for dogs and cats.