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Vehicles and Pets: What You Need to Know

Vehicles and Pets: What You Need to Know

What you need to know when taking pets in a vehicle

Exploring Different Paths of Veterinary Medicine

Exploring Different Paths of Veterinary Medicine

Alexa Hunter of Folsom, Calif., is spending 12 weeks this summer exploring one possible path of the many available after earning a DVM.

Zoonotic Diseases: You and Your Pets

Zoonotic Diseases: You and Your Pets

Zoonotic diseases can spread from animals to people, and sometimes, from people to animals. Tips for protecting you and your pet.

Grandparent University at OSU's Veterinary Center

Grandparent University at OSU's Veterinary Center

Eight grandchildren and their grandparents spent the two-day GPU learning about veterinary medicine and doing some fantastic hands-on activities at the 2018 Grandparent University.

OSU Veterinary Center Hires New Hospital Director

OSU Veterinary Center Hires New Hospital Director

Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences has named J. Jeff Studer, DVM, DACVO, as the new director of its Boren Veterinary Medical Hospital. 

Make sure your pets are safe this Independence Day

Make sure your pets are safe this Independence Day

July 4th safety for your entire family--including pets.

Vet for a Day: 4-H Students Visit OSU’s Veterinary Center

Vet for a Day: 4-H Students Visit OSU’s Veterinary Center

Thirty-one 4-H members from across Oklahoma spent the day trying their hand at veterinary medicine at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences.

From 4 to 64: Hospital Gets New CT Scanner

From 4 to 64: Hospital Gets New CT Scanner

OSU’s Veterinary Medical Hospital recently upgraded its CT scanner from a 4-slice scanner to a 64-slice scanner.

Understanding Cats

Understanding Cats

Cats have a language all their own.

Dr. Kay Helms, 2018 Oklahoma Veterinarian of the Year

Dr. Kay Helms, 2018 Oklahoma Veterinarian of the Year

The Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association named Dr. Kay Helms of Coalgate, Okla., the 2018 Oklahoma Veterinarian of the Year.

Blood Donors Save Bella

Blood Donors Save Bella

Twenty-one days, 32 liters of blood, and a group of dedicated veterinary specialists – that’s what it took to save Bella, a 7 year old Appendix Quarter Horse mare

Helping Dogs See

Helping Dogs See

Oklahoma State University’s Veterinary Medical Hospital provided free eye exams to service animals during the month of May as part of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists’ 11th Annual ACVO/StokesRx National Service Animal Eye Exam event.

Don't Share Medications

Don't Share Medications

Using the same medication on your cat that you use on your dog is NOT a good idea.

Vet Med Class of 1968 Celebrates 50th Reunion

Vet Med Class of 1968 Celebrates 50th Reunion

Twenty-eight members of the Class of 1968 recently returned to Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences to celebrate their 50th class reunion.

Collaborating to Decrease Horse Mortality Rates

Collaborating to Decrease Horse Mortality Rates

Clinical researchers at OSU’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences are excited about a collaborative effort to research the potential causes of injury and death in horses associated with routine surgeries.

Meet Dr. Murphee Stepanek Winner of Two Prestigious Veterinary Awards

Meet Dr. Murphee Stepanek Winner of Two Prestigious Veterinary Awards

Murphee Stepanek of Dallas, Texas, recently received both the 2018 Gentle Doctor Award and the Dean Clarence H. McElroy Award. In the 70-year history of the veterinary center, this is only the third time a student has earned both awards.

Larrabee to Serve on National Board

Larrabee to Serve on National Board

The National Student American Veterinary Medical Association (SAVMA) recently named Kyre Larrabee of Meade, Kan., president-elect.

Class of 2019 Moves to Clinics

Class of 2019 Moves to Clinics

The Class of 2019 transitions into their fourth and final year in veterinary school,the clinical year.

More than Puppy Love

More than Puppy Love

Leah Cohn Arendt's family established the Mercy Work Foundation of Oklahoma in 1992 to perpetually care for small animals.

Essential Oils and Pets

Essential Oils and Pets

Essential oils used in aromatherapy can help humans relax. It’s important to understand that these oils can pose safety risks to both our pets and some members of our human family.

OSU Animal Relief Fund Makes Treating Animal Fire Victims Possible

OSU Animal Relief Fund Makes Treating Animal Fire Victims Possible

Thanks to generous donors, who gave to the OSU Animal Relief Fund, three animal fire victims are currently being treated at no cost to their owners at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences.

Leptospirosis in Cats

Leptospirosis in Cats

According to the Advisory Board on Cat Diseases, leptospirosis is a zoonotic disease.

Veterinary Center Hosts Annual Open House

Veterinary Center Hosts Annual Open House

Recap of the 2018 CVHS Open House