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Horse beats odds to survive, recuperates after unprecedented surgery at UF

Published: Dec 3rd, 2013

A year after UF veterinarians removed a piece of bone from her broken shoulder in a procedure believed to be the first of its kind, a 9-year-old quarter horse is finally home with her owner.

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New program helps UF veterinary students, enhance business skills

Published: Oct 15th, 2013

A practice management externship is the capstone of a new business certificate program now being offered to UF veterinary students.

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New species of parasite discovered as disease agent in domestic cats

Published: Jul 17th, 2013

UF researchers have identified a new species of Tritrichomonas in domestic cats. The parasite was long thought to be the same agent that affected both cats and cattle.

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Dr. James Lloyd named dean

Published: May 1st, 2013

Dr. James W. Lloyd has been named dean of the UF College of Veterinary Medicine.

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CVM Open House

Published: Feb 11th, 2013

Everyone is invited to the college’s traditional Open House, to be held April 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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UF researchers: Rare human parasite found in U.S. horse for first time

Published: Nov 15th, 2012

A rare, potentially fatal species of parasite never before found in North America has been identified in a Florida horse.

Risco named large animal clinical sciences department chair

Risco named large animal clinical sciences department chair

Published: Sep 17th, 2012

Dr. Carlos Risco, a professor and food animal medicine and reproduction specialist at UF, has been named chair of the department of large animal clinical sciences.

Dean’s search committee formed

Dean’s search committee formed

Published: Aug 16th, 2012

A search committee has been formed to recruit a new dean of the UF College of Veterinary Medicine following Dean Glen Hoffsis’ retirement in July 2013.

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Stallion treated at UF is now true model horse

Published: Jan 17th, 2012

An American Drum stallion treated at UF was a model patient…and now is a true model horse, having been selected as the 2012 Celebration Breyer Horse.

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Rescue horse now on track for better life

Published: Nov 29th, 2011

Although the journey has been long and painful for a rescued 2-year-old quarter horse named “Baby Girl,” the gentle filly is now recovering well, thanks to successful surgery Oct. 11 at UF’s Large Animal Hospital and an ongoing regimen of advanced medical therapy.