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In the news

By • Jun 10th, 2022 • Category: May-June 2022, News

In the news The UF Veterinary Emergency Treatment Services team and Dr. Lawrence Garcia were featured on the UF website and on WUFT’s Spot On News. Dr. Wendy Mandese was quoted in an article on FETCH by WebMD relating to heartworms in dogs. The opening of the new UF Veterinary Hospital at World Equestrian Center […]

UF veterinary students gain shelter medicine skills through clerkship

By • May 27th, 2022 • Category: Features, May-June 2022, News

The college has enhanced the offerings of its shelter program to better serve the local community while expanding student learning opportunities.

New UF Veterinary Hospital at World Equestrian Center now open

By • May 27th, 2022 • Category: Features, May-June 2022, News

Ready access to UF’s veterinary expertise will benefit equine competitors and small animals on-site at WEC as well as from the local community.

Dog recovering well after treatment at UF for rare case of botulism

By • Apr 18th, 2022 • Category: March-April 2022, News

The dog was believed to have contracted the disease by ingesting a carcass, and spent 30 days in the UF Small Animal Hospital’s ICU.

In the news

By • Apr 7th, 2022 • Category: March-April 2022, News

In the news A story about the rat lungworm parasite being discovered in invasive Cuban treefrogs appeared in Newsweek,  WFTV.com, Reptiles Magazine, and elsewhere. Dr. Amy Stone was quoted in an article in the Independent Florida Alligator relating to a new adoption program being launched at Alachua County Animal Services. A story about a spotted […]

Study shows effectiveness of 3D printed guides in surgical removal of equine keratomas

By • Apr 7th, 2022 • Category: March-April 2022, News

UF is unique among equine hospitals in its routine use of the 3D technique to aid in surgical procedures.

New associate deans for clinical services appointed

By • Apr 7th, 2022 • Category: Features, March-April 2022, News

Drs. Michael Mison and Chris Sanchez will jointly oversee clinical operations at the UF Veterinary Hospitals.

Team including UFCVM researcher finds COVID-19 antiviral targets

By • Feb 8th, 2022 • Category: Features, January-February 2022, News

Using CRISPR techniques allowed the team to rapidly screen host genes and identify the few key genes that promote coronavirus infections in mammals.

In the news

By • Feb 8th, 2022 • Category: January-February 2022, News

In the news A story about a dairy calf that received life-saving treatment for a bilateral jaw fracture through a creative 3D printing solution at the UF College of Veterinary Medicine was featured in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medicine’s Smart Brief, Genon Labs website, UF Innovate and elsewhere. Dr. Ruth Francis-Floyd was quoted […]

Jaw-dropping recovery: UF veterinarians save injured dairy calf using creative 3D solution

By • Feb 8th, 2022 • Category: January-February 2022, News

The calf is now an 11-month-old growing heifer in the herd.

Students gain experience, knowledge at AKC dog show

By • Dec 8th, 2021 • Category: News, November-December 2021

Students gained valuable insights, including the importance of the veterinarian-breeder relationship.

Key grant renewed for UF’s Aquatic Animal Health Program

By • Dec 7th, 2021 • Category: News, November-December 2021

The program is aimed at furthering training to advance the care of Florida’s marine mammals.