Menu UF Health Home Menu
 

All Posts

Dr. Nanny Wenzlow with bones

New forensic pathology fellowship fills key gap in veterinary sciences

Published: January 16th, 2014

Dr. Nanny Wenzlow is UF’s first veterinary forensic pathology fellow in a new, nationally unique program.

Dr. Pozzi performs orthopedic exam

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

Published: December 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: December 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.

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

Published: December 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.

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: October 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.

Business externship students

New program helps UF veterinary students, enhance business skills

Published: October 15th, 2013

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

Dr. Janet Yamamoto in her laboratory at the University of Florida.

UF researchers report cats may be the key to human HIV vaccine

Published: October 1st, 2013

Researchers report the surprise finding that blood from HIV-infected human subjects shows an immune response against a cat AIDS virus protein.

Cora, the cat

Cat has rock removed from windpipe in rare procedure

Published: September 5th, 2013

A cat is recuperating well after receiving a procedure to remove a rock from its windpipe at UF.

Dr. Rae, Dr. Walden and cows

New species of parasite discovered as disease agent in domestic cats

Published: July 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.

Manatee sonogram

UF veterinarians develop technique to test for manatee heart problems

Published: June 27th, 2013

UF veterinarians have developed a technique to test for cardiac problems in endangered manatees.