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British striped ginger kitten yawns on an orange background

Happy Thanksgiving!

Published: Nov 27th, 2019

All of us at the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at UF wish you a Happy Thanksgiving.

Dr. Meredith Montgomery

MSMP alum trades in aquatic science for shelter medicine

Published: Nov 22nd, 2019

When Dr. Meredith Montgomery decided to leave behind a career in aquatic sciences to go back to school and become a veterinarian, shelter medicine wasn’t part of her plan.

Dr. Amelia Sikora in Puerto Rico

Shelter Medicine Internship: Make a difference for animals from Alaska to Puerto Rico

Published: Nov 13th, 2019

Do you have a deep, personal passion to change the world for shelter pets? If this is you, then you might be our next shelter medicine intern!

Caring for dogs recovered from a meat trade theft ring

Pet dogs stolen for Vietnamese dog meat trade reunited with families

Published: Nov 6th, 2019

Fifty-one pet dogs stolen by a ring supplying the cruel dog meat trade in Vietnam have been reunited with their grieving families thanks to a multi-agency bust last month.