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Celebrate National Pet ID Week with a Microchip April 16-22

According to a research study, the return rate for lost animals with microchips was 20 times higher for cats and 2 ½ times higher for dogs compared to lost animals without that identification device.

In celebration of National Pet ID Week, the Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center’s Community Practice will be offering a free year registration through HomeAgain (a $27.99 value) for microchips purchased April 16-22.

Annual Open House

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes at The Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center?

Social Workers Provide Support to Clients and Students

Joelle Nielsen

Social work has a rich history of bringing people together to support families and individuals in need.  We are proud of the contributions our two social workers make to our college and Veterinary Medical Center, veterinary profession, and society. The month of March celebrates the contributions of social workers in society.

February is National Pet Dental Health Month

Dental Health Month

The American Veterinary Dental Society reports that 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats show signs of oral disease by age three. Disease is often indicated by bad breath, a change in eating or chewing habits, pawing at the face and mouth, and depression.

Midwest Veterinary Conference

The Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center (VMC) was pleased to be a part of the 2012 Midwest Veterinary Conference, which ran through February 26. The Columbus Dispatch reported on the event.

Holiday Pet Safety

The holidays are a fun time to relax and enjoy the company of family and friends, including our beloved pets. The holiday season may also present opportunities for new sites, smells- and sometimes dangers- for our pets.

Dangerous Objects