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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.

Distinguished Award Winners 2014

College names 2014 Distinguished Award winners

Published: Jun 3rd, 2014

The college recently named its 2014 Distinguished Award winners.

Animal Airwaves group shot

Animal Airwaves radio program wins national award

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

The college’s Animal Airwaves radio program has received a national award from a human medical association.

Dr. Valerie Scharf and dog

UF researchers: Gold-based drug shows promise for fighting bone cancer in people and pets

Published: Mar 28th, 2014

A gold-based drug currently used in human and veterinary medicine to manage certain immune diseases may help fight osteosarcoma, UF researchers say.

Leptospira bacteria shown in a scanning electron micrograph. (Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.)

UF veterinarians report spike in leptospirosis cases

Published: Mar 10th, 2014

UF veterinarians report seeing a spike in leptospirosis cases, urge practitioners and pet owners to be vigilant.

Sarah Boston: Lucky Dog cover

UF veterinary oncologist captures real-life journey as cancer survivor in new book

Published: Mar 3rd, 2014

Dr. Sarah Boston book captures where the personal and the professional intersected in her life when it came to cancer.

Dr. Pozzi performs orthopedic exam

UF veterinarians seek dogs for stem cell studies to treat chronic orthopedic disease

Published: Dec 11th, 2013

UF veterinarians seek dogs with chronic orthopedic disease for two studies focusing on the use of stem cells as an alternative to surgical treatment.

Bubbles with her care team.

UF veterinarians successfully remove massive tumor from dog face

Published: Dec 9th, 2013

A 5-year-old mastiff mix named Bubbles’ health burden is lighter and her future brighter, thanks to UF veterinarians who removed a 9-pound tumor from the dog’s skull on Nov. 25.