Human Animal Bond
March 28, 2018
Open House 2018 Highlights
At this year’s event, visitors were able to do and see a bit of everything, from milking a cow and observing a live surgery, to learning about our groundbreaking...
March 27, 2018
News and updates, March 2018
Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news...
March 20, 2018
7 Things Not to Miss at the 2018 CVM Open House
At the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine’s annual Open House, you’re never far from something you’ll never forget. For this year’s event (9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 24; rain or shine) the public can get up close with palm-sized chicks and big Percheron horses, see a live surgery and a simulated calf birth — and
February 5, 2018
Cat on Ninth Life After Battling Nasal Tumor
Turbo's owner noticed he appeared to have a drooping eyelid. She took him to a local veterinarian assuming it was an eye infection, and an antibiotic was prescribed...
January 8, 2018
From Seattle With Love
How did someone who has never visited the CVM or had her pet treated in the NC State Veterinary hospital become a faithful patron of the CVM? It turns out that it’s a matter of the heart...
December 17, 2017
Ten Most Memorable Stories of 2017
From innovative cancer treatments and unique approaches to veterinary education to healing damaged hearts and fighting some of the most pernicious disease, it was an unforgettable ...
November 6, 2017
Courageous Canine Fights Cancer
The Bullmastiff is an imposing breed. Developed by 19th-century English gamekeepers to stand guard over country estates and typically weighing between 110 to 130 pounds, they give any intruder second thoughts. However, as everyone knows, looks can be deceiving. Bullmastiffs are also notably quiet, mild-mannered and, if properly socialized, affectionate, gentle and calm. That is
October 24, 2017
Extraordinary Gift Supports Aging Pets
Once you met Rahna Davidson you never forgot her. She was smart, a financial whiz, and unflinchingly honest and direct. She was strong and gutsy and unafraid to say exactly what was on her mind at any given time. But above all she was a mother who was very proud of her daughter, Kady Gjessing,
October 1, 2017
Honoring a Kindred Spirit
Since 2013, the Kindred Companions Memorial Gathering at NC State’s College of Veterinary Medicine has brought comfort to those who have lost beloved pets. It’s a celebration of the profound bond between humans and animals. At this year’s event, held at 6:15 p.m. Oct. 3., one such strong and special bond will be honored. Francine
September 21, 2017
Mark your calendar: The 26th Annual Dog Olympics is Oct. 7
Cheer canine athletes, celebrate the human/animal bond and help raise funds for homeless dogs at the 26th annual Dog Olympics at the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 7. Dogs of all breeds, shapes and sizes are invited to participate in athletic and non-athletic competitions such as the