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Lunch and Learn Presentation on The Lifesaving Impact of Veterinary Students

Published: Oct 2nd, 2015

Check out this great presentation by Lindsey Hidenrite, Class of 2018 and Cat Coordinator/Board Member for Helping Hands Pet Rescue

Calling all Cat Advocates!

Published: Apr 28th, 2015

Register now for a FREE day-long “Rethinking the Cat” symposium in June 2015 in Miami or Gainesville.

Introducing the Million Cat Challenge!

Published: Dec 10th, 2014

The Million Cat Challenge is a new initiative that aims to save 1 million cats over 5 years in shelters across North America

Student Lauren Gray with the newest member of her furry family (now named Otis.

UF Shelter Medicine Program unique in country

Published: Oct 3rd, 2012

UF’s shelter medicine program is unique in the country, thanks to ongoing support from Maddie’s Fund.

Getting the Scoop on Cat Poop

Getting the Scoop on Cat Poop

Published: May 8th, 2012

This project will help us understand which pathogens are present in shelter populations and will enable shelter veterinarians to create informed treatment plans and prevention strategies.

Dr. Clemmons and Joe are lifted from the hole.

Local canine rescued from fall down 50-foot hole

Published: Mar 20th, 2012

When an afternoon adventure went wrong, the UF VETS team was there to help.

Adventures in Shelter Medicine: “Midnight” Rescue

Published: Jan 4th, 2012

Senior Shelter Medicine Resident Dr. Cate McManus blogs about her adventures with the UF VETS team in rescuing a horse named Midnight.

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 […]