Protozoal Parasitology

Protozoal Parasitology
Learning Track

Want to learn more about protozoal infections, such as coccidiosis, giardiasis and toxoplasmosis? Want to share training information with your volunteers or staff? Well, you're in the right place. Check out the following content brought to you by Maddie's Institute®. Each presentation or article has a corresponding quiz offering a printable Certificate of Attendance for completion!


Toxoplasmosis

Elizabeth Berliner, DVM, MA

July 2013

Audience(s):Veterinary Team
Toxoplasmosis has been in the popular news a lot lately, and cats often get blamed as the source of human infections. This review of current research will attempt to separate fact from fiction and provide staff and volunteers with information regarding the risks in working with the cats in their care. Learn More

Giardia For Shelter Staff and Volunteers

Tiva Hoshizaki, DVM

July 2013

Audience(s):Executive Leadership, Foster Caregivers, Public, Shelter/Rescue Staff & Volunteers, Veterinary Team
Giardia is a hearty organism that can cause unrelenting issues in the animal shelter. This talk will review best practices in managing, treating and preventing these organisms in your population. Learn More

Coccidia in a Shelter Setting

Danielle Boes, DVM

July 2013

Audience(s):Veterinary Team
Coccidia is a hearty organism that can cause unrelenting issues in the animal shelter. This talk will review best practices in managing, treating and preventing these organisms in your population. Learn More

Diagnosis and Treatment of Protozoal Infections in Shelters

Laura Andersen, DVM

October 2011

Audience(s):Veterinary Team
Protozoal infections in shelters are not always easy to deal with. Learn from Dr. Laura Andersen, third year Maddie's Shelter Medicine Resident at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, as she shares her latest research findings and ways shelters can use this information to diagnose, treat and manage protozoal infections in animal shelters and rescues. Learn More