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Puerto Rico - tough job but someone has to do it

Happy Labor Day!

Published: Aug 29th, 2018

To everyone who works in a shelter, does TNR, rescues, provides vet care to homeless pets, or works to keep pets in their homes.

cat, calculator

We’re hiring an outreach and data specialist for the Million Cat Challenge

Published: Aug 23rd, 2018

The Million Cat Challenge was founded on the belief that “Every Cat Counts.” And now we’re hiring someone to count the cats!

Dr. Cynda Crawford and puppy

Shelter medicine, hope, and a community coming together to help animals: The Puerto Rico story continues

Published: Aug 15th, 2018

The shelter has been overwhelmed with animals since Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated the island last fall.

Mentoring at Operation Catnip

How PetSmart Charities is helping UF train the next generation of shelter veterinarians

Published: Aug 9th, 2018

Operation Catnip is celebrating its 20th anniversary at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. It has become a model program for providing veterinary students with hands-on surgery training.

Dog Jack Russell Terrier Jumping In Leaves

The early bird gets reduced admission to the ABVP conference and its amazing shelter medicine track

Published: Aug 2nd, 2018

The ABVP Symposium is open to veterinarians, veterinary residents, veterinary technicians, and students, and offers 23 hours of attainable CE per person.