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Using the latest research, Dr. Levy shatters misconceptions and brings you current on every must-know feline leukemia detail. You'll learn the best practices in shelter housing, testing and treatment. You'll master how to find fosters and adopters for your FeLV+ friends. And most importantly, you'll gain the knowledge and skills you need to tackle the next frontier in cat lifesaving!
This presentation was recorded by Maddie's Fund® at the 2020 American Pets Alive! Conference.
Dr. Julie Levy is the Fran Marino Endowed Professor of Shelter Medicine Education at the University of Florida. Her work focuses on the health and welfare of animals in shelters, feline infectious diseases, and humane alternatives for community cat management. She is the founder of Operation Catnip, a university-based trap-neuter-return program that has spayed, neutered, and vaccinated more than 60,000 cats in Gainesville, Florida since 1998. Dr. Levy joined Dr. Cynda Crawford to found Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program, an educational and discovery initiative with a global impact on the care of homeless animals, and Dr. Kate Hurley to launch the Million Cat Challenge, a shelter-based campaign to save millions of cats in shelters across North America.