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What are the benefits of laser surgery?

Published: Dec 8th, 2015

Laser surgery has many benefits for treating a variety of skin conditions. Learn more about this procedure performed by Dr. Domenico Santoro from our dermatology service.

Rescue group honors surgery resident as Veterinarian of the Year

Published: Dec 23rd, 2014

Members of the American Bouvier presented Dr. Mandy Wallace, a small animal surgery resident, with the group’s 2014 Veterinarian of the Year Award for her efforts to save the leg of a dog named Amitz.

UF researchers: Gold-based drug shows promise for fighting bone cancer in people and pets

Published: Mar 31st, 2014

A gold-based drug currently used in human and veterinary medicine to manage certain immune diseases may help fight osteosarcoma.

UF veterinarians successfully remove massive tumor from dog’s face

Published: Dec 9th, 2013

A 5-year-old mastiff mix named Bubbles’ health burden is lighter and her future brighter, thanks to UF veterinarians who removed a 9-pound tumor from the dog’s skull.

Dog that saved family gets hero’s treatment at Small Animal Hospital

Published: Oct 10th, 2013

Onyx, a pit bull hero whose barking alerted his family about a fire in their home, was treated for severe burns at the UF Small Animal Hospital.

Spotlight on blood donors

Published: Aug 26th, 2013

Dogs helping dogs: The Gainesville Sun spotlights UF Small Animal Hospital’s blood donor program.

Florida panther recuperating after surgery at UF

Published: Jun 11th, 2013

A young Florida panther is recuperating after surgery performed June 8 at UF’s Small Animal Hospital to repair a broken leg.

Surgery resident honored by professional association

Published: May 3rd, 2013

Dr. Laura Cuddy, a small animal surgery resident at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, has been honored by a national professional association for her achievements.

For canine crusader, knee surgery makes a world of difference

Published: Mar 25th, 2013

For Erik Bendl, known as “World Guy” for his countrywide treks to promote diabetes awareness, the world’s weight got a little lighter after his dog, Nice, underwent knee surgery at the University of Florida Small Animal Hospital.

UF’s first total knee replacement surgery in dog successful

Published: Oct 18th, 2012

UF veterinarians performed their first total knee replacement surgery on a dog in February. Mica, a 9-year-old Labrador, received a clean bill of health during a check-up on Oct. 10.