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Recent News from the Online Certificate Program

  • What shelter cats and dogs want you to know: A day of learning with Dr. Julie Levy and Dr. Sarah Kirk
    The Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at UF is taking our experts on the road! Please join us for What shelter cats and dogs want you to know: A day of learning with Dr. Julie Levy and Dr. Sarah Kirk on Nov. 15, 2017, at Cat Depot in Sarasota, Fla. It’s... Read more »
  • From hurricanes to the classroom, Dr. Sarah Kirk has shelter medicine covered
    The Maddie’s Shelter Medicine family just got bigger — and the new addition is a superstar! From helping animals displaced by Hurricane Sandy to leading efforts to establish community cat programs and high-quality, high-volume spay/neuter clinics, Dr. Sarah Kirk is an animal welfare and shelter medicine leader, and has worked her... Read more »
  • Bringing shelter medicine to Vietnam
    Four veterinarians from the Department of Animal Health in Vietnam participated in an intensive week-long shelter medicine externship in Thailand arranged by UF MSMP alumna Dr. Katherine Polak. In Vietnam, as many as 5 million dogs are killed for their meat. Most are snatched from their homes, crammed into cages,... Read more »
  • Webinars: ‘Smart TNR’ and fighting back against the naysayers
    Is your TNR group struggling to stay on top of everything you need to do? Are you sick and tired of being told “TNR doesn’t work,” without really knowing how to make the case that it does? These two webinars are for you! Bryan Kortis is National Programs Director for Neighborhood... Read more »
  • Pro tips for relocation of animals displaced by Hurricanes Irma and Harvey from the UF Shelter Medicine Program
    Dr. Julie Levy shares a comprehensive list of relocation tips for animal shelters and other animal organizations in the aftermath of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey. For a regularly updated list of resources incuding cash and supply grants, visit our earlier post here. You read the books. You listened to every webinar.... Read more »

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