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Calling all Cat Advocates!

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

Students learn best practices for reducing homeless cat populations

What has 66 legs and travels 84,372 miles in one week? The group of students who took part in our 2014 Community Cat Management course! Veterinary students and veterinarians from three countries and thirteen states came to UF to learn about best practices in managing unowned cats. The…

Adventures in Shelter Medicine: Bangkok

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.

Shelter Medicine Externships

Shelter Medicine externs will spend most of their time working with a veterinarian in the shelter. Spay/Neuter externs, students will spend most of their time developing their surgical proficiency.

Feral cat management

Levy JK In, Miller L, Zawistowski S, eds., Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff, 2004 Blackwell Publishing. 377-388.