Between traditional veterinary care and organizations focused on the welfare of stray animals, there lies a gap—the welfare of animals who belong to low-income people, including the homeless. The Portland Animal Welfare clinic aims to fill this gap. Watch this story to learn more about the organization and what drives the veterinarians who volunteer.

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Explore the new Catio at the Oregon Zoo.

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Teamwork is at the center of a landmark project in Puerto Rico where a coalition of 23 organizations, including the Humane Society of the United States and the Banfield Foundation, is working to improve animal overpopulation. Learn how the Spayathon for Puerto Rico aims to put an immediate dent in the problem, but also set […]

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In the Phoenix area, dogs are bitten by rattlesnakes more often than you’d hope. A lack of consensus on aversion training models and vaccines makes the problem harder to solve, but individuals like Bryan Hughes, the owner of Rattlesnake Solutions, are working tirelessly to create a new normal – one in which both animals can […]

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A powerful report on the work of Austin Pets Alive! and the Banfield Foundation in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Austin Pets Alive!, an animal shelter, set up temporary safe havens and provided care for animals in Katy and Austin, Texas. When critical vaccinations and other medical supplies ran dry, the Banfield Pet Hospital and […]

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Help is here for pets stranded by the impacts of Hurricane Harvey.

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Today, nearly all species of sea turtles are endangered. To investigate this pressing issue and discover what veterinarians can do to help, CEO Tom Bohn and the NAVC Spark! Team hit the road to Marathon, FL to meet with Dr. Doug Mader, MS, DVM, from Marathon Veterinary Hospital.

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Beekeepers at home and abroad have reported a substantial loss in honeybee colonies over the past year. What can the veterinary community do to help save this vital species? To answer this question, NAVC CEO Tom Bohn and the NAVC Spark! team traveled to Suffolk County, U.K. where Mark Johnston, DVM, shared insight into the […]

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We revisit the disaster of April 2010.. What impacts continue to be felt from the largest oil spill in U.S. waters and what veterinarians involved in the restoration have discovered. All that and more in this week’s episode of Spark! News.

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In this episode of Spark! News, the world renowned conservationist joins Cara for a discussion about how veterinarians have helped the cause.

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