How private practice design can be influenced by shelter medicine

December 12, 2016

Putting these tips into use if your animal housing can lead to fewer stressed-out pets.

Shelters are taking a new approach to housing design that can be pulled into private practice as well, says Veterinary Economics Hospital Design Conference educator Heather Lewis, AIA, NCARB, of Animal Arts. In cat housing, more care is being taken to add enrichment and in material choices. For dogs, similar approaches are being taken. Listen in for more tips from Lewis in the video below.