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The Arizona Humane Society


Comprehensive shelter medicine experience. We are an open intake shelter that takes in approx 45,000 animals/yr. Students will gain experience in high volume spay/neuter, emergency and critical care of sick/injured stray animals, orthopedic and spay/neuter surgeries. Students may also participate in cruelty investigations and forensic studies.


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

We have eight full time veterinarians on staff. We have a digital x-ray machine, in-house blood work and ultrasound.

Educational Resources

We have a small but decent library. Students also have access to a computer.


Participate in surgeries, case work ups/discussions, assist in surgery as needed. Students may participate in daily morning rounds if they wish.

Student Supervision

We are open 7 days a week. Our veterinarians typically work 12 hour shifts. Students may participate 8-12 hours a day, 5-7 days a week.



Practice Information

The Arizona Humane Society
9226 N. 13th Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85021

Ph: (602) 997-7585


Updated: 03/10/10
Signature On File: Kathleen Croteau, DVM

Phoenix, AZ
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