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Dr. Amelia Sikora

Is shelter medicine the pinnacle of veterinary practice? This intern thinks so

Published: Jun 26th, 2019

Some students come into veterinary school without knowing shelter medicine even exists. But for Dr. Amelia Sikora, shelter medicine is all there’s ever been.

Dante enjoying his catnip pillow with Sarah Kirk, at the San Juan municipal shelter

Focus on shelter medicine doubles adoptions, lifesaving at Puerto Rico shelter

Published: Jun 14th, 2019

Read more about the next chapter in the story of Villa Michelle Albergue Animales shelter in Mayagúez, Puerto Rico.

Puppy in a cage. Puppy chewing on a metal grate.

Transforming compassion fatigue for people who care for animals

Published: Jun 5th, 2019

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