Temporary Service Update
Currently, the University of Florida Animal Hospital will accept wild birds between 8am – 5pm, seven days a week. We are unable to accept backyard poultry.
NEWS FROM AROUND THE COLLEGE
Stallion with rare form of colic survives after surgery at UF
The procedure used to successfully remove the horse’s gastric impaction was developed at UF.
Petco Love invests in UF Shelter Medicine Program to increase shelter veterinarians amidst national shortage
A $510,000 grant will fund an accelerated one-year internship program for six veterinarians.
Bald eagle released back into the wild after treatment at UF and Audubon Center for Birds of Prey
The eagle was released at Alligator Lake park, near the spot of its original rescue.
New mucosal vaccine prototype provides unprecedented protection against brucellosis in mice
The UF investigators aim to develop a better vaccine for animals and to ultimately develop a vaccine for humans as well.
Weaning your puppy off whining in the crate
A key part of training a puppy usually includes crate training, to keep your buddy safe and out of mischief. But what if your dog whines in the crate? It…
The Unique Benefits of Integrative Medicine (original air, March 12, 2021)
Integrative veterinary medicine, along with sports medicine and rehabilitation are a subset of complementary and alternative therapies used in tandem with conventional veterinary care for pets. This unique group of…
Considering standing sedation for equine surgeries
Equine surgery is challenging. But consider that one of the most daunting aspects is protecting the horse during recovery from general anesthesia. General anesthetics can cause weakness and disorientation as…
Producers: Establish a vet-client-patient relationship by summer
Many farmers and ranchers already have a relationship with a trusted veterinarian. But if you prefer to treat your animals yourself, you’ll have some changes in store. For the time…