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A community cat hides at the edge of a lot

Targeted TNR is on the mark

Published: Aug 21st, 2014

A recent study supported by Maddie’s Fund shows a significant drop in shelter intake and euthanasia in conjunction with a targeted trap-neuter-release program in Gainesville, Florida.        

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program Students Hard at Work with Summer Research Projects

Published: Aug 15th, 2014

This summer, several veterinary students have been busy with more than just their online projects in the Integrating Veterinary Medicine with Shelter Systems course. Here is a peek at what keeps them busy.

Sarah Caroll, recipient of the Madie's Online Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine

Congratulations to this Semester’s Online Shelter Medicine Certificate Recipients!

Published: Aug 14th, 2014

Congratulations to the seven newest recipients of the Maddie’s® Online Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine!

Conference Recap: 7th Annual Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Conference

Published: Aug 4th, 2014

Nearly 200 veterinarians, staff, veterinary students, and shelter leaders came to Orlando, Florida for the 7th Annual Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Conference.

Congratulations to the Certificate in Shelter Medicine Class of 2014

Published: Jun 4th, 2014

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program is proud to recognize the nine recipients of the Certificate in Shelter Medicine who are now officially veterinarians! Best of luck to the Class of 2014!

Kitten and a Helping Hand

Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Course Honored by the University of Florida

Published: Apr 22nd, 2014

Integrating Veterinary Medicine with Shelter Systems, one of three courses in the Maddie’s Online Graduate Certificate in Shelter Medicine, is recognized for “excellence” in online education at UF!

Observing cats in a shelter

Shelter Medicine Practice becomes newest recognized veterinary specialty

Published: Apr 15th, 2014

Recognition of Shelter Medicine Practice as a veterinary specialty will help optimize care for millions of animals through education, research, and the pursuit of clinical excellence.

Maddie's Shelter Medicine Conference

Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Conference expands to three days

Published: Mar 24th, 2014

The University of Florida’s Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Conference will be the first in a packed week of animal welfare training that includes the International Veterinary Forensic Sciences Association Conference and the Humane Society of the United States’ Animal Care Expo.

Playful Cat

Maddie’s® Online Certificate Alumnus Improves Outcomes for Shelter Cats in Michigan

Published: Feb 4th, 2014

Dr. Laurie Wright puts online training in shelter medicine to work improving care, decreasing illness, and increasing adoptions in her municipal shelter.

Abby Patterson

Congratulations to Our Latest Nestlé Purina Scholarship Recipient!

Published: Jan 22nd, 2014

Maddie’s® Online Certificate Program in Shelter Medicine joins with the Nestlé Purina PetCare Company to provide training for future shelter veterinarians.