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Horse owners: Information regarding equine herpes virus

There have been three confirmed cases of Equine Herpes Virus: one in Michigan and two in Ohio. The Ohio farm is in Muskingum County, and it has been placed under quarantine by the Ohio Department of Agriculture. One of the ill horses has been euthanized and the other is responding to treatment. None of the other horses on the farm are currently symptomatic. Horse owners are reminded that the virus is treatable in its early stages and is highly contagious. The earliest warning symptom is fever.

Dachshund now healthy after losing 44 pounds

Dennis the dachshund in 2013Brooke Burton discovered Dennis, a 6-year-old miniature dachshund, in 2013. Dennis had been in the care of Burton's relative, who had been over-feeding the dog with an extremely unhealthy mix of human foods, leaving Dennis at a shocking 56 pounds. He could barely walk. 

Students on a roll for a good cause

Third-year veterinary students and roller-blade enthusiasts Chelsea Weber and Jessica Christine are rollerbladed from Columbus to Cincinnati over spring break. 

Ohio State veterinary students volunteer to do wellness exams for Oath in Action

In continuation of Oath in Action, an opportunity to reach out and connect to the animal loving public outside of the veterinary clinic, local veterinarians and Ohio State veterinary students volunteered in early March to visit clients of LifeCare Alliance to perform general wellness examinations on their four-legged family members at their homes.

College seeks applicants and nominations for dean

An Invitation to Apply for the Position of Dean, College of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University

Education. Discovery. Service.
Creating a healthy and sustainable world for animals and people.
Healthy animals – Healthy people

THE SEARCH

Dr. Rustin Moore inducted into WVU Academy of Distinguished Alumni

Dr. Rustin Moore giving acceptance remarksFour alumni from West Virginia University, including associate executive dean at Ohio State's College of Veterinary Medicine and executive director of Veterinary Medical Center Dr.

Canine cancer, clinical trials discussed at TEDxOhioStateUniversity by Dr. Cheryl London

Dr. Cheryl LondonThirteen diverse speakers from The Ohio State University gave talks surrounding "The Human Narrative" on Feb.

Wolf Prize in agriculture awarded to Dr. Linda Saif

Feb. 2, 2015


A total of nine North Americans were awarded Wolf Prizes in the arts and sciences this year, including The Ohio State University Colleges of Veterinary Medicine and Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences' Dr. Linda J. Saif, whose research in immunology and virology has led to a framework for understanding how the immune system defends itself against viruses that cause intestinal infections in humans and non-human animals. 

Meet Captain Montalván and his dog, Tuesday

Jan. 30, 2015


Former U.S. Army Captain and The New York Times bestselling author Luis Carlos Montalván and his service dog, Tuesday, will present the inspirational memoir, "Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him," on Feb. 17 from 5:45 – 8 p.m. at the Ohio State Veterinary Medical Center Auditorium, located at 601 Vernon Tharp Street. The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion highlighting recovery from Post-traumatic stress disorder.