Published: November 15th, 2012
A rare, potentially fatal species of parasite never before found in North America has been identified in a Florida horse.
Published: October 31st, 2012
UF veterinarians have treated their first patient in a new hyperbaric chamber at UF’s Small Animal Hospital. The dog is doing well at home after having survived multiple bites on its face from a rattlesnake.
Published: October 18th, 2012
UF veterinarians performed their first total knee replacement surgery on a dog in February. Mica, a 9-year-old Labrador, received a clean bill of health during a check-up on Oct. 10.
Published: September 27th, 2012
By analyzing the genes of bacteria, University of Florida researchers have moved a step closer to pinpointing how two brain disorders common in small-breed dogs occur.
Published: September 18th, 2012
Dr. Ammon B. Peck, an immunology researcher and professor at UF, has been named associate dean of research and graduate studies.
Published: September 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.
Published: August 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.
Published: July 25th, 2012
A young Labrador retriever is home with her family after surviving a rattlesnake bite it took veterinarians 24 vials of antivenin to treat.
Published: July 20th, 2012
The University of Florida’s Small Animal Hospital will offer free dental screening examinations to service animals Aug. 23.
Published: July 19th, 2012
A University of Florida researcher and colleagues in Australia and Germany have discovered what might be a deadly new snake virus.