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Stephen Volstad

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Feb 8, 2022

Terry Foundation Establishes Endowed Deanship Chair

The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine establishes the Randall B. Terry, Jr. College of Veterinary Medicine Endowed Dean’s Chair with a generous gift from a a long-time philanthropic partner. 

cats walk outside on a path

Feb 3, 2022

NC State Plays Pivotal Role in Revolutionary Feline Osteoarthritis Treatment

NC State College of Veterinary Medicine researchers Margaret Gruen and Duncan Lascelles played a key role in the first treatment for osteoarthritis pain in cats approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration.  

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Jan 27, 2022

NC State Veterinary Medicine Research Roundup, January 2022

From measuring blood gas values in loggerhead sea turtles to testing new treatment for canine separation anxiety, here’s a look at some of the latest published studies from the NC State College of Veterinary Medicine. 

goats in field following veterinary medicine student

Jan 24, 2022

Historic NC State Veterinary Medicine Fundraising Campaign Exceeds Goal

The resounding success of the Think and Do the Extraordinary Campaign solidifies NC State University's position as a world leader in veterinary medicine.  

Veterinary nurse holds car

Jan 6, 2022

Chatterbox the Rescue Cat is Saved Again

Elisabetta Ferrero was eager to do as much as possible for Chatterbox. That’s when she was told about the availability of assistance from the Petco Love grant. “That lit up my world,” she says. 

Cardiology coats of excellence

Nov 29, 2021

A New Coat of Excellence in Cardiology from a Close Friend of NC State

When Cindy Clark and Joe Hackley realized that they had never done anything to formally recognize Terri DeFrancesco, a coat of excellence seemed to be the perfect way to do it. 

Dairy groundbreaking

Nov 8, 2021

Progress Continues at NC State Vet Med with Dairy Barn Groundbreaking

The new $5.5 million facility, slated to be completed next fall, will help train students in food safety practices and modern animal welfare.  

Alvin the goat

Oct 27, 2021

‘A Miracle Goat’: Groundbreaking Cancer Treatment Holds Promise for Alvin

When Alvin comes to the NC State Veterinary Hospital for treatment of a recurring thymoma — a cancer of the thymus gland — his twin brother, Ivy, provides moral support. 

Phife Williams Petco

Sep 14, 2021

After Finding a Throat Tumor, Special Fund Means More Life for Phife

With help from Petco Love and the Blue Buffalo Cancer Treatment Fund, Phife will have much more time with the family he grew up with. 

Alexis High

Aug 10, 2021

Class of 2025: NC State Veterinary Medicine Welcomes First UNC-Pembroke Scholar

In addition to being part of the CVM's class of 2025, Alexis High is the first graduate of a joint agreement with UNC-Pembroke to provide access to the CVM for their students.