January 21, 2020
Australian Wildfires Relief: How to Help a Country in Need
The Australian wildfires have been nothing less than devastating for both humans and animals. As the entire continent copes with catastrophe, the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine joins the world in support.
September 9, 2019
Hurricane Dorian: How to Help People, Animals in Need
As disaster response efforts continue within the wide swath of areas affected by Hurricane Dorian, relief efforts are underway for people and animals impacted by the storm. There are several ways you can help. A donation to the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine’s Disaster Relief Fund supports animals that have been rescued and sheltered.
October 8, 2018
After the Storm: Animal Health Risks
Among the health dangers are diseases transmitted by insects attracted to stagnant water, making those living in or near flooded areas particularly vulnerable. Owners are urged to keep animals away from standing water and to particularly avoid having horses drink or immerse themselves in standing water.