Shelter Animal Medicine Programs


The PetSafe Program is a community service offered by Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine that meets the short-term housing needs of pets in special circumstances. Learn more about this program.

Humane Societies / Animal Control Programs

The Purdue Veterinary Teaching Hospital in partnership with local shelters and Animal Control offices provides emergency care for injured animals whose owners may be unknown. Click here to learn more about our work in this area and the organizations we work with.

Maddie's Fund

Maddie’s Fund® - The Pet Rescue Foundation, ( is a family foundation funded by Workday and PeopleSoft Founder Dave Duffield and his wife, Cheryl. Click here learn more about our work with Maddie's Fund.

Priority 4 Paws

Priority 4 Paws (P4P) Mobile Care for Shelter Animals provides extremely valuable surgical services, free of charge, to Indiana animal shelters.  This service provides students with hands-on learning experience while helping to make shelter animals more adoptable. Click here to learn more about this program.

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