The ASPCA believes animals in shelters must routinely receive necessary and appropriate care. Our shelter medicine experts, Animal Poison Control Center staff and network of shelter partners provide expertise on disease management, intake and poison control to help you keep the animals in your care healthy.
Pet Poison Prevention Infographics and Resources
Download and share these crucial poison-prevention infographics, references, and resources to protect pets.
Medicating Picky Eaters
Learn tricks to get even the finickiest eaters to successfully take the medications that will help them the most.
Insights and Resources on Improved Access to Grooming for Overall Animal Health
New research suggests education and access to grooming supplies can reduce negative pet health consequences of insufficient grooming care by identifying the communities' needs.
Maddie’s Fund Awards Dr. Lila Miller the 2021 Avanzino Leadership Award
Discover how Dr. Lila Miller championed the field of shelter medicine and received a leadership award from a prominent animal welfare organization.