Search Search Search Topic Programs & Operations Managing People Resources Animal Health Animal Care (-) Cleaning & Sanitation Disease Prevention & Treatment Intake Protocols Active FiltersCleaning & Sanitation Group 9 Clear All Comprehensive Reference Book: Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff This must-have shelter medicine resource includes information on management, animal husbandry, veterinary care, disease prevention and behavior. 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. Shelter Sanitation: Part 2 Join us for a review of the what, when and how components of effective shelter sanitation. Two-Page Guide on Shelter Infection Control This guide on shelter infection control explains how disease is spread, who will get sick, and the best steps to keep your population healthy. Video: How to Deep Clean Dog Kennels It is important to deep-clean periodically, especially between residents. Download our step-by-step instructions to brush up on your technique. 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. Sanitation for Communal Cat Rooms Proper cleaning and disinfection is critical to shelter disease control and should occur on a regular basis.