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Milo visits OSU’s Veterinary Hospital

Milo visits OSU’s Veterinary Hospital

Recently Milo, the puppy with the upside down paws turned right side down, returned to Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences for a scheduled recheck visit.

Reducing pet overpopulation

Reducing pet overpopulation

Do you know the leading cause of death for domestic cats and dogs in the United States? Euthanasia.

Aurora Pharmaceutical supports OSU equine research

Aurora Pharmaceutical supports OSU equine research

Equine veterinarians at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences recently gathered to accept a donation from Aurora Pharmaceutical. The $5,540 gift is designated to support the research endeavors of equine house officers.

OSU to host Interdisciplinary Toxicology Symposium

OSU to host Interdisciplinary Toxicology Symposium

Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences will host the Annual Interdisciplinary Toxicology Symposium on Monday, March 25, from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Wes Watkins Center on the OSU Stillwater campus.

Oklahoma State’s Shelter Surgery Program: Why it Matters

Oklahoma State’s Shelter Surgery Program: Why it Matters

At Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, the shelter surgery program provides the venue to spay/neuter approximately 3,200 dogs and cats a year.

Holbrook to serve on U.S. Endurance Team

Holbrook to serve on U.S. Endurance Team

US Equestrian recently announced the 2019-2020 team staff members for U.S. Endurance. Oklahoma State University’s Dr. Todd Holbrook will serve as one of five members comprising the Veterinary Advisory Group.

Good nutrition is vital to maintain rabbit health

Good nutrition is vital to maintain rabbit health

Rabbits are among the most common pets in the United States. Quiet and friendly, they make great companion animals. As herbivores, their gastrointestinal (GI) tract is specifically adapted for a plant-based diet. Although preventable, improper nutrition is one of the most common causes of disease in pet rabbits.

OSU provides Veterinary Training for Police Dog Handlers

OSU provides Veterinary Training for Police Dog Handlers

Dr. Lara Sypniewski with Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences and Dr. Rachel Burke from Tulsa Animal Emergency Center, recently spent a day in Midland, Texas, working with police dog handlers on the best way to care for their canine partners.

Equine Research Park Expands

Equine Research Park Expands

The Equine Research Park at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences (CVHS) recently broke ground for a new equine exercise physiology laboratory.

Burba Named Veterinary Clinical Sciences Department Head

Burba Named Veterinary Clinical Sciences Department Head

Dr. Daniel Burba was named the Veterinary Clinical Sciences Department Head at the OSU Center for Veterinary Health Sciences.

Keep pregnancy toxemia on the radar

Keep pregnancy toxemia on the radar

A late pregnant doe with pregnancy toxemia.

Veterinary Technician Specialists Increase at Oklahoma State’s Veterinary Center

Veterinary Technician Specialists Increase at Oklahoma State’s Veterinary Center

Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences announces there are now five veterinary technician specialists (VTS) on staff at its Veterinary Medical Hospital.

Milo goes home

Milo goes home

Milo the Coonhound puppy was released today from Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences four days after his scheduled pin removal surgery.

Milo: Next Steps

Milo: Next Steps

Milo, the now famous puppy born with upside down front paws, is making progress in his recovery from corrective surgery performed on January 9 at OSU’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences

Milo: Making Progress on Road to Recovery

Milo: Making Progress on Road to Recovery

At Milo’s second bandage change, his surgeon, Dr. Erik Clary, is pleased with the puppy’s progress.

Milo: Traveling the Road to Recovery

Milo: Traveling the Road to Recovery

Milo, a rescued hound puppy, is traveling down the road to recovery. Born with front paws that turned upward instead of down, Milo underwent corrective surgery on January 9, 2019, at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences.

OSU's veterinary hospital treats puppy born with upside-down paws

OSU's veterinary hospital treats puppy born with upside-down paws

Milo, a 5-week-old hound puppy, was born with front paws that turned upward instead of down.

Treating lice: A wintertime threat

Treating lice: A wintertime threat

The cold of winter doesn’t stop all the external parasites that can torment livestock. While flies and ticks are mainly warm-weather pests, we still have lice to contend with in the winter.

Alice’s Adventures in Oklahoma

Alice’s Adventures in Oklahoma

Alice, a 7-year-old female rabbit from California, She recently spent 17 days at the CVHS for cancer treatment.

Donor Match Will Help Oklahoma State Help Horses

Donor Match Will Help Oklahoma State Help Horses

The Center for Veterinary Health Sciences Ranch at Oklahoma State University wants to purchase a new ultrasound unit to enhance the learning experience of veterinary students in the area of breeding management and reproduction issues in horses.

OSU Ophthalmologists Offer Equine Cataract Surgery

OSU Ophthalmologists Offer Equine Cataract Surgery

Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences recently acquired a phacoemulsification machine that allows them to perform cataract surgery on horses.

What if it’s foot rot? What if it’s not?

What if it’s foot rot? What if it’s not?

Increased rain can cause lameness in cattle. The most common cause of lameness in beef cattle after rains is foot rot...

Changing Lives One Research Project at a Time

Changing Lives One Research Project at a Time

Dr. Ashish Ranjan is the 2018 Regents Distinguished Research Award recipient at OSU’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences.

Getting a Family Pet

Getting a Family Pet

According to the American Veterinary Medical Association, there are several key things to consider when selecting a family pet.