Shelter Medicine Certificate Program

Shelter Medicine Certificate Course DL

Welcome to the VetFolio Shelter Medicine Certificate Course. According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals® (ASPCA®), approximately 7.6 million companion animals enter animal shelters nationwide every year. Of those, approximately 3.9 million are dogs and 3.4 million are cats. This certificate course is dedicated to improving shelter medicine by offering participants information on everything from parasites, to infectious diseases to vaccination and more!


After completing each class in this course series, you will receive an individual CE certificate. When you have completed the entire series, you will be able to download your Veterinary Shelter Medicine Certificate.


This certificate program was created and produced by VetFolio with educational funding provided by Merck.

The Unholy Trinity Shelter Medicine Image

Biosecurity in Animal Shelters

With Lucas Pataleon, DVM, MS, DACVIM, MBA

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