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Fear Free: Helping Shelter Pets Find Health, Happiness, and Homes
Join Dr. Brenda Griffin as she introduces attendees to the concepts behind Fear Free and how they can apply to your shelter operations.
How Owner and Pet Demographics Affect Pet Body Condition Among People Experiencing Homelessness and Housing Vulnerability
Discover the results of a new study about veterinary care for dogs and cats owned by people experiencing homelessness.
A Study of Pet Owners’ Perceptions and Experiences with Community Veterinary Clinics
Discover how low-cost or free community veterinary clinics combined with compassionate communication can break down barriers for underserved pet owners.
Provide a Spectrum of Care to Increase Veterinary Access to More Clients
Read about the importance of access to veterinary care and how it can help improve animal outcomes, empower pet owners, and help with veterinarian burnout.
Do Low-Cost Veterinary Clinics Negatively Impact Private Practice Veterinarians?
New research suggests low-cost veterinary clinics target pet owners who are not served by traditional private practices, improving access to veterinary care.
Welfare of Cats 5 to 29 Months After Perineal Urethrostomy
Cats undergoing PU do well in the home after surgery, showing long-term outcomes are good and earlier surgical intervention may be the best approach.
Increase Access to Dog and Cat Grooming Services to Improve Animal Health
New research suggests increasing access to grooming resources could improve the lives of pets, pet owners, and veterinarians
Creating Thoughtful Community Collaborations that Support Pets and Their Owners
Learn more about programs and services from animal welfare professionals that provide pet owners with the support they need to care for their pets.
Business Models to Improve Access to Veterinary Care (AVC)
Review The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine’s recent report on ways to make veterinary care affordable for clients and viable for veterinarians.