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Florida Veterinarian Magazine, Spring 2016

Published: Apr 21st, 2016

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

Supplies used for the novel stomach decompression method are borrowed from similar techniques used in human medicine. (Photo courtesy of Dr. Alex Fox-Alvarez)

UF seeks dogs with deadly stomach disease for study

Published: Apr 13th, 2016

The UF Small Animal Hospital seeks dogs with GDV, a deadly stomach disease, to participate in a study focusing on a new treatment technique.

AAHA story student Heather Jimenez

UF Small Animal Hospital gains accreditation from national group

Published: Aug 18th, 2015

The UF Small Animal Hospital has gained accreditation from the American Animal Hospital 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.

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.

Veterinary student Cleon Hendricks, with Dr. Julie Levy. Hendricks participated in the tail vaccination study through the Merial Veterinary Scholars program.

UF researchers: Tail vaccinations in cats could save lives

Published: Oct 31st, 2013

An alternative to a widely accepted vaccination protocol in cats could literally move the needle in terms of feline cancer treatment, UF researchers say.


Florida panther recuperating after surgery at UF

Published: Jun 11th, 2013

A young Florida panther is recuperating after surgery performed June 8 at UF’s Small Animal Hospital to repair a broken leg.

Dr. Laura Cuddy

Surgery resident honored by professional association

Published: May 3rd, 2013

Dr. Laura Cuddy, a small animal surgery resident at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, has been honored by a national professional association for her achievements.