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.
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.
FAQ: How Should We Vaccinate Special Populations?
ASPCA Shelter Medicine Services veterinarians explain the best procedures for vaccinating special populations.
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: 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.
Read the latest research on fomites as a source of transmission of COVID-19.
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.
How Many Parvo Vaccines Should Puppies Have Before Transport?
Discover the results of the ASPCA’s study on vaccinating puppies for parvovirus by reading the study and reviewing an accompanying video.
What Is Ivermectin?
Discover how ivermectin is used in veterinary medicine and the potentially harmful side effects caused by accidental exposure in pets.