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Rare parasite colonizing snails in South Florida

Published: Feb 25th, 2015

UF researchers say a rare species of parasite, known as the rat lungworm, is colonizing snails in South Florida.

Liesl O'Dell and kids at Open House 2014

CVM Open House 2015

Published: Feb 10th, 2015

The college’s traditional free Open House, a fun event for the entire community, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on April 11.

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Scientist aims to break cycle of Brucella in livestock and human infection

Published: Jan 28th, 2015

An infectious disease researcher at the UFCVM is leading an effort to develop a vaccine for Brucellosis in humans and in livestock.

Dr. Katherine Sayler

UF researchers discover new virus in ticks

Published: Jan 13th, 2015

UF researchers have discovered that a common tick harbors an unusual virus.

Zebu receiving hemodialysis

Zebu recuperating at home after treatment at UF for kidney injury

Published: Dec 17th, 2014

A pet zebu is recuperating at home after receiving hemodialysis treatment at UF for kidney injury.

Dr. Amy Stone and Dr. Fong Wong work on a cat with a palate injury.

Veterinarian, dentist collaborate to help cat through unique dental procedure

Published: Nov 12th, 2014

UF veterinarian, dentist collaborate to help cat through unique dental procedure.

Rae Marie Smith with Tsensation.

New UF grading system could improve survival in some horses with colic

Published: Sep 17th, 2014

A novel approach to managing a challenging form of equine colic could save the lives of many horses, UF researchers say.

Operation Catnip

Targeted feral cat sterilization program yields multiple benefits

Published: Aug 20th, 2014

A recent UF study shows that a targeted feral cat sterilization program yields multiple benefits.

Veterinary pharmacologist named executive associate dean

Veterinary pharmacologist named executive associate dean

Published: Jul 23rd, 2014

Dr. Tom Vickroy, a professor of pharmacology, has been named the college’s next executive associate dean.

Sea otter mother and newborn

UF veterinary researchers discover new poxvirus in sea otters

Published: Jun 17th, 2014

University of Florida veterinary researchers have identified a previously unknown poxvirus in sea otters.