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.
December 16, 2019
Ten Most Memorable Stories of 2019
They astonished and inspired us. They made us cry, made us smile and made us proud. They made us hopeful and excited for what’s next. They’re 10 of the most memorable stories this year from the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine.
November 26, 2019
Alum Gives Back to Her Second Home
2010 alum Anna Allen's passion for veterinary medicine is reflected in her commitment to the CVM, which goes beyond financial support. She has been a frequent guest lecturer, covering topics such as foreign animal disease, career planning, emergency preparedness and veterinary ethics. She also mentors students.
November 18, 2019
Cat Fights Nasal Cancer, Receives Help From a Few Friends
After Jones the cat was diagnosed with nasal lymphoma at the NC State Veterinary Hospital, antibiotics and steroids weren’t going to be enough. Sometimes, even a fighter like Jones needs a little help.
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 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
October 31, 2019
Regenerative Medicine Visionary Cheng to Receive Endowed Professorship
Groundbreaking CVM regenerative medicine professor Ke Cheng to receive endowed professorship from the Terry Foundation.
October 18, 2019
CVM Alum Conjures Frightfully Good Support
When the days grow shorter and summer becomes a memory, October nights bring a chill wind from the north, and sometimes mysterious things can happen by the light of the harvest moon. Some of these mysterious things happen at Firefly Farm in Hillsborough. It seems that someone there has found a way to pluck a
October 14, 2019
Continuing a Legacy of Education
The Rebecca C. Robbins Scholarship Endowment is given to students with a strong interest in research who are pursuing a degree in veterinary medicine with an emphasis in swine medicine...