February 19, 2020
The ‘True Gift’ of an Unexpected Bond
After their extraordinary journey together, Sid Bragg and Jackie Jaloszynski felt moved to honor the special place that Dr. Anna McManamey has in their lives.
February 18, 2020
Timely Coincidence Means Hope for Max
Lori Wooten refuses to give up hope when her dog Max is diagnosed with lymphoma.
February 17, 2020
Patient Spotlight: Semper Fi-do, Marine K-9 Recovers from Injury During Training
When K-9 Frodo shattered his femur during a training exercise, his handler brought him to the NC State Veterinary Hospital's Orthopedic Service to help him walk again.
January 29, 2020
News and Updates, January 2020
The latest faculty, research and student news during a busy month on campus.
January 15, 2020
Bartonella Bacteria Found in Hemangiosarcoma Tumors from Dogs
Researchers find more evidence of a possible connection between persistent bacterial infection and blood vessel cancer in dogs.
January 8, 2020
When Being on Trial is Good
Mick, a 4-year-old Rottweiler, responds well to the treatment of his osteosarcoma through a medical oncology clinical trial.
December 17, 2019
Good for Science — and Sahara the Bearded Dragon, Too
When Kimberly Tillapaugh's beloved bearded dragon, Sahara, was diagnosed with leukemia, the NC State Veterinary Hospital, with help from the Petco Foundation and the Blue Buffalo Cancer Treatment Fund, made treatment a reality.
November 11, 2019
The Gift of Feeling Normal
Sandy Kirk came to the NC State Veterinary Hospital with a medical emergency when her 12-year-old mixed-breed dog, Maggie, needed help. It was an experience that stirred her to action.
November 5, 2019
Dogs May Hold Key to Fighting Human Bladder Cancer
A pioneering bladder cancer study launching at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine will compare the origins and characteristics of the disease in dogs and humans, a promising approach to developing earlier diagnosis and improved therapies for both species. The two-year project, which recently received funding from the V Foundation for Cancer Research, will
November 4, 2019
Keep Calm and Terrier On
Kristi Thompson says that, Nala, her 12-year-old terrier mix, is her rock. “Nala’s been there for me through so much,” Thompson said. “She’s my best friend, my confidant, my shadow. Her gentle energy keeps me grounded and sane through all of life’s ups and downs.” There have been a few of those ups and downs