Keep Your Pets Safe with This Winter Holiday Survival Guide

Friday, December 6th, 2019 - Between colder weather, noisy visitors, rich eats and unusual treats, the holidays can bring special risks to your pets. Whether you leave them at home or travel with them during the holidays, planning is necessary to ensure they stay safe.

Small Animal Clinician Answers Questions about Alternative Diets for Pets

Friday, November 22nd, 2019 - A recent story that aired on WTHR TV in Indianapolis featured comments from Dr. Nolie Parnell, clinical associate professor of small animal internal medicine and chief of staff of the Small Animal Hospital, who shared advice about alternative diets for pets.

Parking Information Released in Anticipation of New Building Construction

Friday, November 22nd, 2019 - Changes are on the horizon as the Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine moves closer to the exciting start of construction of the new Veterinary Teaching Hospital! In anticipation of the establishment of the construction zone in the parking areas east of Lynn Hall, Purdue Parking and Transportation Services this week announced a new parking plan for the College.

Do alternative diets work for pets like they do for people?

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 - More people are turning to alternative diets to stay healthy. So can the same work for our pets? Veterinarians say it’s not that simple and can sometimes even be dangerous. “Nutrition is truly not all in a can or all in a bag and not all cans and bags are created equally,” said Dr. Nolie...

Diagnostic Imaging Team Hosts Spooky Halloween Dessert Contest

Friday, November 8th, 2019 - Halloween at Lynn Hall included some fun costumes and yummy treats, courtesy of Diagnostic Imaging! The Purdue Veterinary Teaching Hospital's Diagnostic Imaging team hosted its first annual Halloween Dessert Contest on October 31.

Faculty Feature Series on Promoted Faculty Shines Spotlight on Dr. Kenitra Hendrix

Friday, November 1st, 2019 - The Vet Gazette this week begins a series celebrating the talented faculty members who received promotions effective with the 2019-2020 academic year. This issue focuses on Dr. Kenitra Hendrix, who was promoted to clinical associate professor of veterinary diagnostic microbiology in the Department of Comparative Pathobiology.

Veterinary Nurse Shares Passion for CPR Training by Hosting RECOVER Workshop

Friday, November 1st, 2019 - Guided by her commitment to furthering veterinary CPR education, Purdue Veterinary Medicine’s own Courtney Waxman, CVT, RVT, VTS (ECC) held a workshop recently to assist others in obtaining their Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Life Support (ALS) certifications.

Make Safety a Priority with Halloween Pet Tips

Friday, October 25th, 2019 - With costumes and candy galore, Halloween is one of the most fun nights of the year for kids and adults alike! In all this excitement, it is easy to forget that our pets can be confused and scared by all the festivities. To keep them as safe and comfortable as possible, Purdue Veterinary Medicine and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) have some tips for you to ensure your pets’ well-being.

Pets Draw a Crowd at PVM’s Homecoming Booth

Friday, October 18th, 2019 - A flurry of special events and activities last weekend marked the culmination of Purdue University’s 150 Years of Giant Leaps campaign, and Purdue Veterinary Medicine played a role in the celebration.

Veterinary Teaching Hospital Staff Member Takes Office as Purdue’s CSSAC Chair

Friday, September 27th, 2019 - Jeremy Wampler, pharmacy technician in the Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital, began his term as chair of the Purdue University Clerical and Service Staff Advisory Committee (CSSAC) effective September 1.

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