Holidays are a wonderful time for seeing friends and family. Here are some tips from the American Veterinary Medical Association to help keep your furry family members safe and healthy during this holiday season.
The American Veterinary Medical Association has published a general guide about diseases that hunters and their hunting dogs may encounter. Here is a brief summary of the highlights. Find more details at hunter precautions.
Dr. Jerry Ritchey grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma and earned his DVM degree from Oklahoma State University in 1991. He joined the faculty in 1997 and was recently appointed as head of the Department of Veterinary Pathobiology.
Stan Casteel, DVM, Ph.D., Dipl. American Board of Veterinary Toxicology, will present the Class of 1963 Distinguished Lectureship entitled, “Back Then, Now, What’s Next for Veterinary Medicine” on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 11:30 a.m. in the Wes Watkins auditorium. The keynote address is part of the Center for Veterinary Health Sciences’ 2015 Fall Conference for Veterinarians and Veterinary Technicians.
Anthony Confer, DVM, MS, PhD, Regents Professor and Walter Sitlington Endowed Chair in Food Animal Research at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, was among the 2015 inductees into the Oklahoma Higher Education Hall of Fame.
He grew up in Pasadena, Texas, earning an undergraduate degree from Stephen F. Austin in Nacogdoches, Texas. He worked for a while as a research technician at M.D. Anderson. It was here that he made a decision that would map the rest of his professional career. Meet Carey Pope, PhD, Sitlington Endowed Chair in Toxicology in the Department of Physiological Sciences at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences.