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Cold Cars and Pets

Cold Cars and Pets

We all know it’s never okay to leave children or pets in a hot car. The same holds true for cold cars.

Ranjan Receives President’s Fellows Award for Cancer Research

Ranjan Receives President’s Fellows Award for Cancer Research

Ashish Ranjan, BVSc, PhD, associate professor and Kerr Chair in the Department of Physiological Sciences at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences,...

Returning Lucy to the Wild

Returning Lucy to the Wild

Members of the Oklahoma State University Police Department and Dr. Bruce Crauder, associate dean for instruction and personnel at the College of Arts and Sciences, recently...

Pet Birds: What You Need to Know

Pet Birds: What You Need to Know

If your family is considering a pet bird, the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Association of Avian Veterinarians provide a wealth of information. Here are some...

Axton Receives Stratton Award

Axton Receives Stratton Award

Congratulations to Joyce Axton of Coyle, Okla., on receiving the 2017 Stratton Staff Award at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences. Created by the...

Class of 2017 Pays It Forward

Class of 2017 Pays It Forward

The class of 2017 at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is ‘paying it forward’ literally. The class made a departing gift of $1,200 to establish the...

Holiday Dos and Don’ts

Holiday Dos and Don’ts

Holidays are a wonderful time of year for spreading good cheer among family and friends, including your family pets. Here are some tips to keep the holidays safe for the entire...

Dr. Margi Gilmour: 2017 Regents Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient

Dr. Margi Gilmour: 2017 Regents Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient

It’s easy to see why Dr. Margi Gilmour received the 2017 Regents Distinguished Teaching Award. Watching her in the classroom or talking with her, Gilmour’s passion for teaching...

Less is More: Improving Equine Treatments

Less is More: Improving Equine Treatments

Mike Schoonover, DVM, MS, DACVS, DACVSMR, assistant professor of equine surgery at Oklahoma State’s Veterinary Medical Hospital, is always looking for ways to improve patient...

Flying with Pets

Flying with Pets

The holidays are coming, which means some pet owners will be traveling with Fluffy or Fido. If you plan to fly with your pet, here are some helpful tips from DVM360 Magazine and...

Faculty and Staff Recognized for Service

Faculty and Staff Recognized for Service

Pictured above, Left to right: Drs. Daniel Burba, Danielle Dugat, Melanie Boileau, Jerry Malayer and Ashish Ranjan.

A One Health Perspective on Antimicrobial Resistance

A One Health Perspective on Antimicrobial Resistance

During the 2017 Annual Fall Conference, the Class of 1963 Distinguished Lectureship featured Laura H. Kahn, MD, MPH, MPP, FACP. Kahn shared her research on One Health and the...

Cancer and Pets

Cancer and Pets

Neoplasia is the uncontrolled, abnormal growth of cells in the body. The growth itself is called a neoplasm or tumor.

Cooler Weather and Horses

Cooler Weather and Horses

Cooler weather can be ideal horseback riding weather. Nothing like a cool day to energize ourselves and decrease the bugs to make it a perfect day for a good ride.

AABP Amstutz Bull

AABP Amstutz Bull

Pictured above (left to right) are: Dr. Jared Taylor, Tara Ediger, Lindsey Thomasson, Dr. John Gilliam, Dr. Melanie Boileau, Tanner Leon, Ashley Wick, RVT, Shannon Van der Laan,...

Dr. Rebekah Hartfield: Veterinarian and Author

Dr. Rebekah Hartfield: Veterinarian and Author

“So one thing about me is I did not have a straight path to veterinary school. I wasn’t one of those kids who grew up knowing they wanted to be a veterinarian,” says Dr. Rebekah...

You, One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance

You, One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance

Leading expert Dr. Laura Kahn, will share her research on the vital connection between human, animal and environmental health in “One Health and the Politics of Antimicrobial...

Make Halloween Safer for Pets

Make Halloween Safer for Pets

Halloween can be scary for pets. Strange costumes, eerie noises and tempting treats that can be deadly.

Minimally Invasive Medical Procedures on the Rise at OSU

Minimally Invasive Medical Procedures on the Rise at OSU

Minimally invasive medical procedures are increasing at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences. A group of clinicians at the center’s Veterinary Medical...

Bailey Named Oklahoma State University Distinguished Alumna

Bailey Named Oklahoma State University Distinguished Alumna

Cleta Sue Bailey, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM (Neurology) of Davis, Calif., has been named a 2017 Distinguished Alumna of Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences....

3MT® 2017 Competition Results

3MT® 2017 Competition Results

Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences recently hosted the 2017 Three Minute Thesis Competition for its graduate students. Congratulations to all seven...

See You at the Races

See You at the Races

As the bell rings, the gates open aaaaand they’re off!

Whisker Fatigue in Cats

Whisker Fatigue in Cats

Whiskers are more than facial adornments on cats. Whiskers act as high-powered antennae that pull signals into a cat’s brain and nervous system.

From the SAVMA President

From the SAVMA President

Jeff Olivarez of Edmond, Okla., and fourth year veterinary student at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, is in the final stretch of his term as...