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UF shelter medicine team heads back to Puerto Rico

Published: Mar 27th, 2018

The Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at UF returned to Puerto Rico as part of an assistance project with animal shelters on the island.

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How to run a mega-adoption event for pets

Published: Mar 19th, 2018

First Coast No More Homeless Pets (FCNMHP) and the Petco Foundation have joined together to help animal organizations across the U.S. meet their number one goal: getting more pets adopted!

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Importing dogs for adoption: Can we make it work?

Published: Mar 14th, 2018

In a presentation at the 2018 VMX Veterinary Conference in Orlando, Fla., Maddie’s Shelter Medicine alum Dr. Katherine Polak spoke to the audience about the challenges of international adoptions.

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Spring forward into shelter operations grants

Published: Mar 8th, 2018

When you set your clocks ahead this weekend, do two other things: Change the batteries in your smoke detectors, and apply for a shelter operations grant from PetSmart Charities!

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Published: Mar 1st, 2018

The email newsletter of the Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program at UF is committed to providing you with information that will support you in your lifesaving work in shelters and in your communities.