August 3, 2018
What You Need to Know About SM
Cavalier King Charles spaniels (CKCS) are one of the most popular dog breeds in the world and have seen a recent surge in popularity in the United States. The breed standard, drawn up in the 1920s, has a small stature and affectionate personality that make them ideal pets. Unfortunately, many of them also suffer from
August 3, 2018
What You Need to Know About MVD
Virtually every owner of a King Charles Cavalier Spaniel encounters mitral valve disease if the dog lives long enough. So it’s important to understand what MVD is – and what it isn’t. It leads to congestive heart failure when untreated, but it’s not a death sentence. It’s the most common disease in all adult dogs
March 20, 2018
Making Global Health a Priority
NC State faculty research helps bolster the university’s academic reputation and solve global challenges. Sid Thakur seeks to address one of those challenges — infectious diseases — through his work in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Thakur, an associate professor in the Department of Population Health and Pathobiology and Associate Director at the Comparative Medicine
May 9, 2017
Class of 2017 Story: Achieving a Huge Life Goal
Class of 2017 students share in their own words what their CVM experience has meant to them: the ups, the downs, the experiences, the memories that...
September 27, 2016
News and Updates, September 2016
Highlights cover key events; faculty, staff, and student accomplishments; and other CVM news...
April 27, 2016
Greta Johansen To Step Down as Assistant Dean of Business and Finance for NC State College of Veterinary Medicine
Over the years, Greta has overseen enormous growth in the College, masterfully administering all the business and finance processes in an increasingly complex environment...
March 27, 2016
Epilepsy Awareness March 26: Purple Day for Epilepsy
Epilepsy is a chronic medical condition that affects both pets and people, and can be quite challenging to manage. On March 26th, epilepsy advocates are joining forces to bring more attention to this disorder.
February 24, 2016
Serving the Community: CVM Students Lead Stop Hunger Now Event
Jessica Smith and Carly Dohse, third-year DVM students, organized some 60 volunteers that included CVM students, faculty, staff, family, and friends to package more 10,000 meals...
February 22, 2016
A Transformational Gift for NC State’s Equine Program
Through the efforts of my research program and because of this generous gift from Tiffany and Randy, that we can significantly enhance the recovery of horses following injury...
February 19, 2016
2016 Annual Scholarship Dinner
The annual event connects veterinary students who receive privately-supported scholarships with the community members who make these scholarships possible...