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Injjured shelter cat in cage

New approaches to compassion fatigue can change your life for good

Published: Jul 26th, 2018

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida is once again offering its Compassion Fatigue Strategies online course with certified compassion fatigue educator Jessica Dolce.

Cats at SASFA

Shelter medicine and hope go to work for a Puerto Rico animal sanctuary

Published: Jul 17th, 2018

The Santuario de Animales San Francisco de Asis – or SASFA as it is more widely known – stands as a testament to resilience, both human and animal.

Puppy at VIlla Michelle adoption event

UF shelter medicine team helps Puerto Rico shelter kick off historic 2-day adoption event

Published: Jul 13th, 2018

Why were shelter medicine intern Dr. Meaghan Mielo and three veterinary students working feverishly in the late morning heat to match shelter animal records with the abundance of animals housed […]

Sick kitten

Study: Which shelter cats are likely to survive panleukopenia?

Published: Jul 10th, 2018

A recent study published in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association took a look at factors associated with survival and non-survival in shelter cats.

Puerto Rico

A new day for animals in Puerto Rico

Published: Jul 5th, 2018

Change isn’t just coming for Puerto Rico’s animals and the people who love them; it’s here! Be part of it with us!

Dog With Flag Bandanna

Wishing all people and animals a safe and happy Fourth of July!

Published: Jul 3rd, 2018

We wish all of you and the animals with whom you share your lives, those in your care, and those in the community will have a safe and happy Independence Day!