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UF shelter medicine alum is helping end stray dog culling in Myanmar

Published: Dec 8th, 2016

Can the wide-scale and inhumane killing of stray dogs to control rabies in Myanmar come to an end? With the help of animal lovers in the region and the leadership of a Maddie’s Shelter Medicine alum, they can.

New Survey on Rabies Prevention

Published: Jul 23rd, 2012

Animal shelter workers are invited to participate in a national survey to understand rabies prevention policies.

A dog on the beach in Sri Lanka

Adventures in Shelter Medicine

Published: Dec 14th, 2011

Dr. Katherine Polak, a trainee in Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Residency, is spending four weeks in Asia learning about community animal issues and assisting with the emergency sheltering of dogs displaced during the recent devastating floods in Bangkok, Thailand. She’s keeping us posted on her adventures from across the globe.