Electives in Shelter Medicine Program

Electives are opportunities for DVM candidates in their fourth year to gain clinical experience in a private practice or other clinical setting. Electives are posted in the Student Opportunities Database, accessible via TUSK. Examples of local and international externships in the field of shelter medicine that our students have participated in include:

  • Shelter Medicine Rotation at MSPCA Boston
  • ARL Boston Shelter Medicine Externship
  • ARL Boston Shelter Behavior Externship
  • Wisconsin Humane Society
  • Vieques Humane Society
  • Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital
  • Nepal Canine Health and Rabies Control Project
  • Pennsylvania SPCA
  • Pet Partners, Inc.
  • Humane Alliance of Western North Carolina
  • San Francisco SPCA