December 15, 2020
A Donation That Tugs at the Heartstrings
“We talked about it after we picked up Tug to take him home,” Jim Davis says. “We felt overwhelming relief and wanted to show our deepest heartfelt appreciation."
November 19, 2020
Turtle Rescue Team Saves Snapper With Plenty of Backbone
A severed spinal cord is disastrous for people, but not so for some remarkable animal species.
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, 2016
Starla’s Lasting Impact
Thanks to the diagnosis and treatment Starla received, Walter says that he, Griffin and Starla were able to have eight more months together before the condition became too much. His contribution might help other pets and their owners...
January 7, 2015
Dog Paralysis Study Suggests Spinal Cord Injuries Require Customized Treatments
Dr. Olby and her team recruited 19 paraplegic dogs for the trial. All of the dogs had suffered similar spinal cord injuries, and all of them had been injured long enough to rule out any hope of unaided recovery...
January 23, 2013
Companion Animals Receive Leading-edge Treatment at NC State’s Neurology Service
If your pet has a neurological problem of any sort, it is recommended that you seek the advice of a neurologist who is certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. A veterinary neurologist is an expert in conditions that affect the nervous system. The field of veterinary neurology includes both medical neurology and