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Dr. Cynda Crawford sending a survivor to its new home

Helping shelters prevent and respond to disease outbreaks

Published: Oct 3rd, 2018

The UF Shelter Medicine Team, headed up by Dr. Cynda Crawford, works with shelters across the country that are struggling with disease outbreaks.

Ask A Shelter Vet: Caring for Suspected Distemper Survivors in a Foster Home

Published: Nov 23rd, 2015

“Can you tell me the name of the viral shedding canine distemper test we should ask our veterinarian to give and advise us on the safest protocol to follow?”

Student receives guidance during spay

Ask A Shelter Vet: Anesthesia Protocols for a Pediatric Spay Program

Published: Nov 12th, 2015

“Can you share your recommendations for pediatric anesthesia protocols?”

Shelter Vet Making Rounds

Ask A Shelter Vet: Veterinary Supervision in Animal Shelters: What is a Shelter Vet’s Responsibility

Published: Oct 10th, 2015

“I am concerned that a shelter veterinarian must have more than just written authority for the sheltered animals in their care. Can you advise?”