Tips to Prevent and Manage Canine Parvovirus in the Shelter
Here are tips, gathered into four categories, to help keep your population healthier when parvo is a concern.
FAQ: Must We Always Vaccinate on Intake?
ASPCA Shelter Medicine Services veterinarians explain the importance of vaccinating on intake and using the right vaccines.
FAQ: How Should We Vaccinate Special Populations?
ASPCA Shelter Medicine Services veterinarians explain the best procedures for vaccinating special populations.
FAQ: Must We Vaccinate All Foster Animals?
ASPCA Shelter Medicine Services veterinarians explain why vaccinating foster puppies and kittens is crucial.
FAQ: Why Does Disease Still Happen Even When We Vaccinate?
ASPCA Shelter Medicine Services veterinarians explain why disease still happens in shelters where regular vaccinations take place.
Give Foot Baths The Boot
Foot baths may seem like a good idea, but this resource explains why they can often cause more problems than they solve -- and what to do instead.
Read the latest research on fomites as a source of transmission of COVID-19.
Debunking COVID-19 Myths About Pets
Read the most up-to-date information about the transmission of COVID-19, and how pets have not been shown to become ill with or spread the virus to people.
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.