Shelter Guidelines: Math and Population Planning
Learn how simple math applies to population planning and saving the lives of homeless animals.
Shelter Guidelines: The Five Freedoms and Shelter Wellness
Learn about key elements of a comprehensive shelter medical plan supporting individual animal welfare within animal populations.
Shelter Guidelines: Management & Recordkeeping
Learn how to use the Association of Shelter Veterinarians' shelter guidelines to improve your medical protocols and management procedures.
FAQ: Must We Always Vaccinate on Intake?
ASPCA Shelter Medicine Services veterinarians explain the importance of vaccinating on intake and using the right vaccines.
CDC, AVMA and University Shelter Medicine Program Recommendations for Intake, Housing, and Care of Animals from COVID-19 Households
Read newly updated guidelines for animal shelters during the COVID-19 pandemic released by AVMA, CDC and university shelter medicine programs.