Human Animal Bond
July 29, 2020
News and Updates, July 2020
Fighting racism in veterinary medicine, a virtual reality approach to global health and more from a busy month on campus.
July 28, 2020
Gut Microbiome Study Could Guide New Canine Epilepsy Treatments
Neurology professor Karen Muñana is leading a new three-year study into canine epilepsy, the most common neurological condition in dogs, but one of the least understood.
July 22, 2020
Nettifee Finalist for National Hero Veterinary Nurse Award
In her more than 20 years at NC State, Nettifee’s work has been guided by innate compassion. Now she is one of just five finalists across the country for the 2020 American Humane Hero Veterinary Nurse Award.
July 21, 2020
Dunning Honored for Forward-Thinking CVM Leadership
"Creative, ingenious, hard-working": CVM Associate Dean of Advancement Dianne Dunning receives Coat of Excellence.
June 30, 2020
News and Updates, June 2020
Fostering diversity and inclusion at the CVM, tracking cancer in wild animals and more.
June 24, 2020
A Fund Supporting Frenchies — and Many More
Joel Killion and Tate Garrison generously created the Baby J Fund, a special reserve for NC State Veterinary Hospital clients whose dogs are dealing with complex, chronic medical issues that require extended care.
June 23, 2020
Patient Spotlight: A Special Chemotherapy Approach for Rosie the Goat
As another important chapter in the many adventures of Rosie’s life, her care at the NC State Veterinary Hospital is now documented in the children’s book that bares her name.
June 4, 2020
‘Magical and Feisty’: Honoring a Horse Who Galloped to His Own Beat
“Not just everybody gets to own a mythical creature,” Kit Creasy says of her beloved horse, Pegasus.
May 14, 2020
‘My Prayers Answered’: Hearing Restoration Leads to Coat of Excellence
Cyndie Tomlin wasn’t sure if her 9-year-old cocker spaniel, Hunter, would ever hear again. Then, one day, Hunter looked up and barked.
March 30, 2020
Caring for Yourself When Coping with COVID-19
Some advice from members of our care team focused on providing real-time support for the human side of the human-animal bond.