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Shelter Workers and Veterinarians Not Reliable at Identifying ‘Pit Bulls’

Published: Feb 16th, 2016

In a University of Florida study conducted at four different animal shelters and published in November 2015, researchers identified significant inaccuracies in dog identification.

Dr. Laurie Wright

Maddie’s Graduate Certificate Alumna Presents Research at Veterinary Behavior Symposium

Published: Jul 21st, 2015

Study finds that implementation of a behavior assessment makes cats more adoptable at one municipal animal shelter

Tracking Infectious Disease After Katrina

Published: Dec 13th, 2011

When Hurricane Katrina devastated communities along the coast, rescue organizations from across the country stepped in to support displaced companion animals.  But testing nearly 500 animals revealed infectious disease concerns […]