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Sterilize 300M street dogs? Humane Society considers question

Telegram.com September 8, 2017 Cummings School’s Animal Matters seminar series featured guest speaker Dr. Andrew N. Rowan, chief international and scientific officer of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), who spoke about dog sterilization and was interviewed after the seminar by Telegram.com of Worcester, Massachusetts. Before HSUS, Dr. Rowan was the founder and Read More

Podcast Interview with Bianca Leos, V’19 on Community Cats

Community Cats Podcast With Bianca Leos, V’19 Air date: May 30, 2017 “Animals’ lives are going to depend on me one day, so I need to know all this information” Bianca Leos, V’19 is currently a second year veterinary student at the Cummings School and is one of the officers in the Shelter Medicine Club. Read More

Creature Feature: Foster Parrots

WCVB, Chronicle segment May 16, 2017 “This non-profit started out as one parrot in a small pottery studio. Now, Foster Parrots has 55 volunteers, 8 staff member, and expenses of about half a million dollars.” Danika Oriol-Morway, MS, alumna from the Masters in Animals and Public Policy (MAPP) program is Sanctuary Director at Foster Parrots’ Read More

Hunters of the state, unite!

Publication date: Wednesday, December 2, 2015 The Boston Globe Massachusetts Dr. Allen Rutberg, director of the Center for Animals and Public Policy at the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, is referenced regarding alternatives to hunting for controlling deer herds. Read full story here: https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2015/12/01/hunters-state-unite/x10TvqNPF7UsdUpIbxDcKL/story.html

To Reduce Deer Population, Hunters Return To The Blue Hills Reservation

Publication date: Tuesday, December 6, 2015 To Reduce Deer Population, Hunters Return To The Blue Hills Reservation WBUR 90.9 FM Massachusetts Dr. Allen Rutberg, director of the Center for Animals and Public Policy at the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine, discusses contraception in the form of a vaccine as another solution. Read full story Read More

Animal behavior expert Temple Grandin tells veterinary students that understanding animals’ emotions is key

Publication date: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Animal behavior expert Temple Grandin tells veterinary students that understanding animals’ emotions is key Worcester Telegram & Gazette Massachusetts Animal behavior expert Temple Grandin spoke to students at the Cummings School on December 1 about animal behavior and emotion. Read full story here: http://www.telegram.com/article/20151201/NEWS/151209921/101371