In a presentation at the 2018 VMX Veterinary Conference in Orlando, Fla., Maddie's Shelter Medicine alum Dr. Katherine Polak spoke to the audience about the challenges of international adoptions.
Veterinarians Vietnam participated in a week-long shelter medicine externship in Thailand arranged by UF MSMP alumna Dr. Katherine Polak.
Last week, UF Maddie’s Shelter Medicine alum Dr. Katherine Polak was on the ground in China assisting with the care of hundreds of dogs rescued from the cruel dog meat trade.
The University of Florida and Soi Dog Foundation have teamed up to elevate the care of stray dogs and cats in animal shelters in Thailand.
Are you looking to put your shelter medicine skills to use? Volunteer veterinarians and nurses are urgently needed at a special needs shelter in Thailand!
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.