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How Fear Free is creating a new generation of veterinary students

Published: Apr 4th, 2019

Fear Free is a training and certification program for animal professionals that puts the emotional and physical well being of animals on an equal footing.

Dr. Julie Levy and a vet student handle a cat in her carrier to reduce stress for the cat.

Shelter medicine team, veterinary students, and HomeAgain unite for a Fear Free microchip clinic

Published: Oct 25th, 2018

Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program joined a team from HomeAgain to provide a free microchipping clinic to pets of faculty, staff, and students of the UFCVM.

Tips for a Fear Free pet vaccination

Published: Aug 2nd, 2017

Because August is Immunization Awareness Month, Fear Free founder Dr. Marty Becker shared with us his tips for taking the fear, anxiety, and stress out of the vaccination process for dogs and cats.

Dr. Marty Becker: Why Fear Free animal shelters aren’t just possible, they’re inevitable

Published: May 3rd, 2017

Fear Free is a movement to see the emotional well-being of animals respected equally with their physical well-being through progressive facility design, environmental management, and handling.