Vet to Vet Tail Vaccinations in Cats

October 2013 by Julie Levy, DVM, PhD, DACVIM

Audience: Veterinary Team

Video Length: 12 minutes

Dr. Julie Levy, Director of Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida, presents research on tail vaccinations in cats, which offers another option to help treat feline vaccine-related sarcomas. Surprisingly, the cats in this study tolerated the injection well. This presentation is part of the University of Florida's Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program track at the 2013 No More Homeless Pets National Conference.

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About Julie Levy, DVM, PhD, DACVIM

Dr. Julie Levy is director of Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida. The program provides comprehensive training for veterinary students and shelter medicine specialists, shelter consultations, disease outbreak investigations, continuing education, and research to solve the problems confronting animal shelters. Dr. Levy's research and clinical interests center on feline infectious diseases, neonatal kitten health, humane alternatives for cat population control, and immunocontraceptive vaccines for cats. Dr. Levy's accomplishments include publication of more than 100 journal articles and textbook chapters.

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