Veterinary Medical Center Wish List

Your gift can make a big difference to an animal in need. Our excellent patient care is thanks in part to clients like you who have chosen to make a difference in the lives of animals. A tax-deductible gift to The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center enhances the lives of our future patients as well as our faculty, staff, and students. Questions about the items on our wish list and other programs that need support can be directed towards our development office at (614) 688-8160.

Give to the Veterinary Hospital

Short Term Needs 
Infusion Pumps
Needed to precisely deliver fluids and medications to critically ill patients
$3,000
each
Plasma thawer
Used to thaw blood products provided to critically ill and surgical patients
$7,000
each
Environmentally controlled resting crates
Provide critically ill patients with the optimal temperature, humidity, and oxygen for healing support and comfort
$25,000
each
Telemetry system
Continuous wireless monitoring of vital signs and EKG recordings, which allows critically ill patients more freedom of movement within their resting crate and provides optimal nomitoring of patients
$30,000
each
Long Term Goals 
Small animal Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Isolation
Expanded facilities to provide additional space for the increasing emergency and critical care caseload, resulting from our with 24 hour/7 days-a-week emergency service
$2,000,000
New Companion Animal Hospital
Provide state-of-the-art facility incorporating all the latest in diagnostics and treatment for optimal patient care, staff support and student learning
$30,000,000

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About the College of Veterinary Medicine at Ohio State

Founded in 1885, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked fifth in the nation and includes more than 1,000 faculty, staff and students in the Departments of Veterinary Biosciences, Veterinary Clinical Sciences, and Veterinary Preventive Medicine. The Veterinary Medical Center is one of the largest specialty referral centers in the world, with more than 35,000 farm, equine, and companion animal patients each year. A nationally-recognized ambulatory practice and teaching unit in Marysville, Ohio provides farm animal experience to every veterinary student, and the Food Animal Health Research Program in Wooster, OH focuses on detection, control, and prevention of disease. Located on the only campus in the country with a comprehensive medical center offering seven health sciences colleges, we admit up to 162 veterinary students per class, and offer a new comprehensive graduate program in Veterinary and Comparative Medicine as well as a unique Master’s degree in Veterinary Public Health, in partnership with the College of Public Health. http://vet.osu.edu.