2013 Frontiers in Shelter Medicine Poster Session

Poster Presentation & AwardsConference Poster Session

Posters were presented at the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Conference, in partnership with Best Friends’ 2013 No More Homeless Pets National ConferenceOctober 10-13, 2013 in Jacksonville, Florida.  Awards will be given to selected poster presenters who are currently enrolled in training programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional students, interns, and residents.


Posters & Abstracts

  • Adoption Fee Amount and Other Factors Associated With Pet Adoption Success
  • The Effects of Different Social Enrichment Methods on Hyperactivity in Shelter Dogs
  • Florida Shelter Animal Census: A Snapshot of Statewide Intake and Disposition
  • Inconsistent Identification of Pit Bull-Type Dogs by Shelter Staff
  • Infection Control and Zoonotic Disease Risk Awareness, Beliefs, and Policies of Florida Animal Shelters
  • Infectious Diseases in Dogs Rescued During Dog Fighting Investigations
  • Lidocaine Chlorydrate Neural Therapy in Canine Distemper Myoclonus: Case Report
  • Prevalence of Infectious Diseases in Large-Scale Cat-Hoarding Responses
  • Prevalence of Protective Antibody Titers Against Canine Distemper, Canine Parvovirus, and Canine Adenovirus-2 Using a Point-of-Care Elisa in Ecuador
  • Tail Vaccination in Cats: A Pilot Study
  • Towards a Dog Population Management Plan for Public Health and Animal Welfare in the City of Quito, Ecuador: A Baseline Study
  • Training Tomorrow’s Humane Veterinarians: Service Learning Through Community Cat Trap-Neuter-Return
  • A Veterinary Science Initiative: An analysis of Impact and Future Directions for Humane Education and Collaborative Partnerships