Collaboration leads to
unique dental procedure in cat

Dr. Fong Wong, right, a prosthodontic specialist and faculty member in UF’s College of Dentistry, collaborated with UF's Dr. Amy Stone, center, in a procedure to affix a metal prosthetic device to the inside of a Siamese-mix cat named Darryl on Oct. 29.

Dr. Fong Wong, right, a prosthodontic specialist and associate professor in UF’s College of Dentistry, collaborated with UF’s Dr. Amy Stone, center, in a procedure to affix a metal prosthetic device to the inside of a Siamese-mix cat named Darryl on Oct. 29. (Photo by Mindy Cherisse Miller)

November 2014

UF veterinary students hold pencils in their mouths as part of an exercise during a compassion fatigue presentation, held as part of the End of Life course on Oct. 15.

Veterinarian’s suicide prompts class on compassion fatigue

The recent suicide of a prominent veterinarian prompted a class on compassion fatigue.

Christine Ashman and Caitlin Spindler

Attorney holds ice cream social to thank dog’s care team

A local attorney sponsors an ice cream social in appreciation of the care provided to his dog, Buddy.

Mishka's owners with clinicians during appreciation luncheon.

Dog’s owners show appreciation with luncheon, donation

The owners of a Boston terrier who has been a longtime client of UF’s Small Animal Hospital host a luncheon for her care team.

Cassie Fleming and Josh Fleming assess Dicey after helping to rescue her from a sinkhole she had fallen down. (Photo courtesy of John Haven)

Rottweiler rescued from sinkhole by UF VETS team

The UF VETS team helped rescue a 55-pound rottweiler puppy was rescued from a sinkhole on Oct. 15.