February 19, 2017
In CVM’s Simulation Lab, There’s No Such Thing as Mistakes
One of the most popular horses on campus never makes a sound. You can’t ride her, and she won’t trot or jump or gallop. You can’t bathe her, though she’s always impeccably groomed. You can’t feed her; she won’t eat. But you can take her apart and put her back together again — over and
February 8, 2017
Extraordinary Care for Charlie
In November, 2015 Charlie was diagnosed with lymphoma and his condition was serious. His veterinarian referred Mallory to NC State, where he underwent extensive chemotherapy treatment for six months...
January 31, 2017
NC State Veterinary Hospital Provides Dialysis Treatment
Hemodialysis comes into play with severe cases of acute kidney injury (kidney failure) resulting from infection or any other causes. Candidates for this treatment demonstrate such symptoms as...
January 30, 2017
Veterinary Medicine From the Heart
Teresa DeFrancesco arrived at the NC State Veterinary Hospital (VH) in 1992 for her cardiology residency and never left. Known on campus as “Dr. D.” and armed with a frequently deployed infectious laugh, she talks to us about...
January 18, 2017
What Can You Learn from a Bearded Dragon?
When Tara Harrison, an assistant professor and a clinician, first saw Kaleb, he was suffering from an undifferentiated sarcoma, a type of cancer that typically affects bones and connective...
January 17, 2017
Paying It Forward for Fritz and Softy
The Greenwalds of Efland, North Carolina, know their horses. Remembering their experience with NC State, they decided to endow the Fritz and Softy Equine Scholarship at the...
January 4, 2017
7 Tips to Keep Animals Healthy During Cold Weather
Snow can be fun for everyone and daily exercise is necessary for health but be mindful of the temperature and the time spent outdoors. Fur does not mean complete protection from the cold...
December 27, 2016
The Year in Pictures 2016
From the big events to the small yet touching moments, we were there to document everything that makes the CVM such a unique place...
December 21, 2016
The 10 Most Memorable Stories of 2016
Over the past year the North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine has seen an outpouring of some of the best and brightest work from our staff and faculty, impactful and game-changing support from...
December 19, 2016
News and Updates, November/December 2016
Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news...