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Fearful Chihuahua on blue background

Study: Enrichment and human interaction can reduce fear aggression in shelter dogs

Published: Jan 28th, 2020

The stress of entering a shelter may cause otherwise non-aggressive dogs to display aggressive behavior. Is there anything shelters can do to mitigate this problem?

Florida Friend of the Animals licsense plate that says TNRDR

Taking TNR to a new level with a Florida Animal Friend license plate grant

Published: Jan 23rd, 2020

When you purchase a Florida Animal Friend license plate, $25 of every plate sold goes directly to fund organizations across the state who offer free or low-cost spay and neuter services.

Tabby cat in green plaid cat bed with green cat toy

New FIV, FeLV guidelines: What do they mean for shelter cats?

Published: Jan 9th, 2020

The American Association of Feline Practitioners released its new Feline Retrovirus Testing and Management Guidelines.

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Study: Outcome of FeLV-infected cats in a large pet adoption program

Published: Jan 1st, 2020

Can cats who test positive for feline leukemia find adopters? That’s what researchers set out to discover in a new study.