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OSU Veterinary Students Support Josh and Friends Project

Thursday, January 29 2015

Several veterinary students at Oklahoma State University’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences recently worked with the Red Dirt Dog Agility Club to raise money for The Josh & Friends Project.  The Red Dirt Dog Agility Club donated $500 to The Josh & Friends Project in exchange for the students volunteering at the club’s latest agility trial.

How to Care for Your Pet's Teeth

Thursday, January 29 2015

by Elisabeth J. Giedt, DVM

Good dental health is just as important for pets as it is for the humans who care for them.  Proper dental hygiene can help avoid serious health issues later on for pets.

2015 CVHS Hooding Ceremony

Monday, January 26 2015

Click here for all the latest information you'll need to know for the 2015 CVHS Commencement Ceremony.

Alumnus Helps Control Deer Population

Thursday, January 22 2015

Dr. Brad Hildabrand (OSU 79) recently volunteered with White Buffalo Inc. to help sterilize white tailed deer in East Hampton, NY. Female white-tailed deer were captured using remote immobilization (darting) techniques. Deer were then transported to a temporary veterinary surgical sterilization site, where bilateral ovariectomies were performed using a ventral mid-line approach under general anesthesia.

On the Job with CVHS's Newest Equine Surgeon

Wednesday, January 21 2015

Watch the interview with Dr. Burba on OState TV.

by Elisabeth J. Giedt, DVM

Dan Burba grew up on a farm in eastern Kentucky and dreamed of becoming a veterinarian. He came to Oklahoma State University in 1986 to complete an internship followed by a residency.  Even though he left OSU in 1990 upon completion of those positions, Oklahoma remained a favorite of his.  So much so that when invited to interview for an open position at the center’s Veterinary Medical Hospital, he said he “couldn’t miss that opportunity.”

Veterinary Voices: Recognition and Prevention of Dental Disease in Pets

Tuesday, January 13 2015

(Stillwater, Okla., January 13, 2015) – In recognition of National Pet Dental Health Month, the Oklahoma State University Center for Veterinary Health Sciences is offering a free Veterinary Voices seminar on dental disease in pets on Tuesday, Feb. 3, beginning at 7 p.m. 

A Safe Haven for Pets

Monday, January 12 2015

by Elisabeth J. Giedt, DVM

Thanks to a generous donation from the estate of Ms. Leah Cohn Arendt, matched by Oklahoma State University funds, the Center for Veterinary Health Sciences established the Cohn Pet Care Facility.  In 1998, the facility opened offering pet owners long term care and a home for their beloved family members long after the owner is gone.

Happy Holidays!

Monday, December 22 2014

Happy Holidays from the OSU Center for Veterinary Health Sciences family!

Watch our 2014 Happy Holidays Card!

First Toxicology Fellowships Awarded

Tuesday, December 16 2014

(Stillwater, Okla., November 24, 2014) – The OSU Interdisciplinary Toxicology Program recently awarded five graduate fellowships for the first time since the inception of the program in October 2012.  Among the recipients was Manushree Bharadwaj, a PhD candidate at OSU’s Center for Veterinary Health Sciences. 

Net Vet Weekly: Dec. 15, 2014

Tuesday, December 16 2014