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Puppy being heldThe office of public relations provides a media contact for information about the college, its programs and its activities. In addition to preparing news releases for the Associated Press and various trade publications, the office provides information for a variety of college brochures and newsletters. The office also on occasion posts information of value to the general public and to veterinarians, including but not limited to our UF veterinary alumni.

Recent Posts

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UF experts addressing outbreak of New World screwworm fly in Florida Keys

Oct 4th, 2016

UF experts take steps to educate ranchers, property owners and residents after screwworm fly detection in Florida.


Physiological sciences professor receives award from international group

Aug 25th, 2016

A UF professor of physiological sciences has received a key award from an international professional group.

Fourth-year UF veterinary medical student Tamara Downs, left, with Dr. Casey Miller ('16). Downs performed an externship at the Miami-Dade County animal shelter this summer, and Miller now works at the shelter.

New UF and Miami-Dade County collaboration will help homeless animals

Aug 18th, 2016

A new agreement between UF and Miami-Dade County Animal Services will enhance care for homeless animals by expanding UF presence at shelter.

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UF scientists identify seal as source of new strain of bacteria that caused disease in hunter

Jul 20th, 2016

Mycoplasma experts at UF identify a new strain of the bacteria transmitted by a seal and believed to have caused disease in hunter.

Dr. Christopher Vulpe, Professor of Physiological Sciences, UF College of Veterinary Medicine

UF researcher selected as semifinalist in toxicology testing competition

Jun 1st, 2016

A UF researcher has been selected as a semifinalist in an EPA-sponsored toxicology testing competition


Human, animal doctors save dog with rare heart condition

Jun 1st, 2016

A tiny Havanese was treated successfully at UF by a team of human and animal doctors.


Florida Veterinarian Magazine, Spring 2016

Apr 21st, 2016

Read the special 40th Anniversary issue of Florida Veterinarian magazine here.

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Beloved UF veterinary medical professor passes away

Feb 3rd, 2016

Dr. Paul Nicoletti, a professor emeritus of infectious diseases, benefactor and longtime advocate for students, has died.

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World-class dressage horse back in competition after successful treatment at UF

Oct 7th, 2015

A world-class dressage horse is back in competition after successful treatment at UF.


Florida Veterinarian magazine: Fall 2015 issue

Oct 5th, 2015

The Fall 2015 issue of Florida Veterinarian magazine is now online.