Rescue from Brookfield!

Animals rescued from hoarding situations often suffer from a variety of maladies, ranging from mild infection to severe, debilitating disease. Hoarded animals can also have behavior problems, some severe enough to prevent them from being adoptable. However often beneath the fleas and mats is an animal with a heart of gold. Despite abominable living conditions, Read More…

A shelter medicine crash course for Canadian veterinary students By: Jolene Giacinti (OVC 2016) and Randy Do (OVC 2015)

The clinicians with the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine program at Cornell University were kind enough to invite a group of about twenty Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) students for a weekend visit back at the beginning of January. After making the drive down, we were immersed in a fast paced crash course of everything shelter medicine related Read More…