Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program at Cornell

Shelter Dogs  

Maddie's® Shelter Medicine Program at Cornell


Minimum Daily Requirements for Cats and Dogs in a Shelter

Every shelter animal deserves quality care during its stay in the shelter. The Protocol for Minimum Daily Care of Shelter Cats and Protocol for Minimum Daily Care of Shelter Dogs lists the minimum that is required. Please refer to the section on Enrichment for a list of additional strategies that can be implemented to improve the behavioral health of the shelter animals.

Protocol for Minimum Daily Care of Shelter Cats

Protocol for Minimum Daily Care of Shelter Dogs