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More cats with lower urinary tract disease seen at the Foster Hospital during the pandemic

MORE CATS WITH LOWER URINARY TRACT DISEASE SEEN AT THE FOSTER HOSPITAL DURING THE PANDEMIC

Veterinarians share why being unable to urinate is a life-threatening feline emergency-and how to help keep your pet safe

Understanding the Risks of Rodent Poisons to Birds of Prey

UNDERSTANDING THE RISKS OF RODENT POISONS TO BIRDS OF PREY

A new study finds 100% of tested red-tailed hawks at Tufts Wildlife Clinic to be exposed to anticoagulant rodenticides

 
 
 
EEE: Lower impact than expected in 2020

EEE: LOWER IMPACT THAN EXPECTED IN 2020

Professor Sam Telford spoke with Boston 25 about why human EEE cases in Massachusetts are lower than expected so far in 2020.

Hank Investigates: Tetanus in Dogs

HANK INVESTIGATES: TETANUS IN DOGS

Dr. Ian DeStefano spoke with 7 News Boston about tetanus in dogs and a case that was successfully treated at Foster Hospital.

 
 
 
The Consequences of Spraying Fire Retardants on Wildfires

THE CONSEQUENCES OF SPRAYING FIRE RETARDANTS ON WILDFIRES

A graduate of the M.S. in conservation medicine program shares what she learned during the program about the methods used to fight...

The Road to Eradicating Structural Racism at Tufts

THE ROAD TO ERADICATING STRUCTURAL RACISM AT TUFTS

Leaders share how new workstreams aim to guide Tufts toward a more equitable future Source

 
 
 
Eight years in, Tufts at Tech community clinic seen as model

EIGHT YEARS IN, TUFTS AT TECH COMMUNITY CLINIC SEEN AS MODEL

VIN News looks back at the success of Tufts at Tech since it opened, including commentary from clinic director Greg Wolfus, V98, and...

The Quest for Justice: Improving Health

THE QUEST FOR JUSTICE: IMPROVING HEALTH

In the second installment of Tufts' “Quest for Justice” series, Cummings School alumna India Napier describes how outreach to children...

 
 
 
For Koalas with Chlamydia, Relief Is Finally In Sight

FOR KOALAS WITH CHLAMYDIA, RELIEF IS FINALLY IN SIGHT

Live Science covers how a summer research project by veterinary student Elliot Grossman, V21, is already making a difference for sick...

COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate Prevents Severe Clinical Disease in Animals

COVID-19 VACCINE CANDIDATE PREVENTS SEVERE CLINICAL DISEASE IN ANIMALS

Cummings School researchers contribute to preclinical study that's among first to report vaccine protection against severe COVID-19-related...

 
 
 
Queen Elizabeth's Toilet Seat

QUEEN ELIZABETH'S TOILET SEAT

How to set cats up for litterbox success

Matchmaker, Matchmaker

MATCHMAKER, MATCHMAKER

How to introduce a new cat to your existing feline family

 
 
 
We Are All Indoor Cats Now

WE ARE ALL INDOOR CATS NOW

How to enrich your indoor cat's environment

Helping Endangered Koalas' Health-and Potentially Humans' Too

HELPING ENDANGERED KOALAS' HEALTH-AND POTENTIALLY HUMANS' TOO

Veterinary student's research in Australia helped improve care for hundreds of animals with chlamydia, while medical research at Tufts...

 
 
 
 
 
 
Meet a Medical Technologist at Quest Diagnostics

MEET A MEDICAL TECHNOLOGIST AT QUEST DIAGNOSTICS

In addition to its D.V.M. program, Cummings School also offers graduate programs preparing scientists like Arielle Potter, VG19, for...

How the MS-IDGH Program Launched a Physician Assistant's Career

HOW THE MS-IDGH PROGRAM LAUNCHED A PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT'S CAREER

Paulina Paw, VG17, puts her infectious disease knowledge to good use at hospitals and medical practices in Pennsylvania

 
 
 
Tetanus rare in dogs, but clean wounds

TETANUS RARE IN DOGS, BUT CLEAN WOUNDS

Alum Dr. John de Jong answers a Boston Herald reader's questions about tetanus in dogs-and gives kudos to the Foster Hospital staff...

 
 
 



The Best And Worst Dog Collars Ranked

The Best And Worst Dog Collars Ranked

Did you know that more than 26,000 collar-related accidents occur every year? Sadly, many of these incidents prove fatal. We've rounded up the best and worst dog collars and... Read more ...

More cats with lower urinary tract disease seen at the Foster Hospital...

More cats with lower urinary tract disease seen at the Foster Hospital during the pandemic

Veterinarians share why being unable to urinate is a life-threatening feline emergency-and how to help keep your pet safe Read more ...

After Days In Sinkhole, Starving Dog Think It's His New Home

After Days In Sinkhole, Starving Dog Think It's His New Home

The Sinkhole Trail in North Carolina lives up to its bizarre name. Sure enough, there are random sinkholes along the trail. For regular visitors, it might not seem like a huge... Read more ...

Rocky the Sea Otter Update

Rocky the Sea Otter Update

Earlier this year, on January 9, 2020, Rocky, a sea otter at the Minnesota Zoo, had surgery to amputate his left rear flipper. The decision to perform this surgery came after... Read more ...

Rescued Senior Chihuahuas Get Married Following Their Retirement

Rescued Senior Chihuahuas Get Married Following Their Retirement

True love has no age. That's what senior Chihuahuas Feliz and Machu Picchu want to tell the world. They've been on this earth for a long time, but they recently got married... Read more ...

21 Fall Dog Dangers To Avoid This Autumn

21 Fall Dog Dangers To Avoid This Autumn

Fall brings new growth including late-blooming flowers, plants, and produce. Unfortunately, not all of autumn's gifts are safe for our nosy pups. In addition to the outdoor... Read more ...

Jared Padalecki Says Goodbye To The Dog He Rescued Before ‘Supernatural'

Jared Padalecki Says Goodbye To The Dog He Rescued Before ‘Supernatural'

Supernatural , the hit CW series starring Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles, finally wrapped after 15 seasons. Padalecki's dog Sadie nearly made it the entire run alongside her... Read more ...

Birds and Smoke

Birds and Smoke

There was a recent report of hundreds of thousands of birds found dead in New Mexico. Biologists figure it has something to do with the wildfires that are plaguing the western... Read more ...

Celebrity Dogs Steal The Spotlight At The 2020 “Pandemmys”

Celebrity Dogs Steal The Spotlight At The 2020 “Pandemmys”

Big events like the Emmys are not ideal in the time of a pandemic. Yet, host Jimmy Kimmel had some fun during his monologues. He called this year's show the “Pandemmys” and he... Read more ...

Forget Crop Circles. Are Aliens Attempting To Communicate Using Dogs?

Forget Crop Circles. Are Aliens Attempting To Communicate Using Dogs?

Aliens have been known for creating circular formations in crop fields. But how will that get anyone's attention? The smartest aliens should know by now that dogs are the way... Read more ...