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Documenting the Living History of COVID-19

DOCUMENTING THE LIVING HISTORY OF COVID-19

The Tufts community is invited to participate in an effort to keep a rich record of life at the university in the midst of global pandemic...

The Veterinarian-Humanitarian

THE VETERINARIAN-HUMANITARIAN

A Cummings School and Fletcher School alum works to get U.S. aid where it's needed to fight COVID-19, locusts, and other emergencies...

 
 
 
Searching for Ways to Defeat COVID-19

SEARCHING FOR WAYS TO DEFEAT COVID-19

Researchers developing therapies and vaccines look to find the best paths forward with the help of a Cummings School veterinary pathologist

 
 
 
A Time to Celebrate Achievement

A TIME TO CELEBRATE ACHIEVEMENT

As members of the Tufts Class of 2020 are officially made graduates, university professional schools hold virtual commencement

MS in Animals and Public Policy Commencement 2020

MS IN ANIMALS AND PUBLIC POLICY COMMENCEMENT 2020

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University held its 2020 Commencement ceremony virtually live on Sunday, May 17 where...

 
 
 
Can Alpacas Come to the Rescue?

CAN ALPACAS COME TO THE RESCUE?

Professor Charles Shoemaker is helping investigate if alpaca antibodies can produce better diagnostic agents and antiviral therapeutics...

How Could COVID-19 Have Been Prevented?

HOW COULD COVID-19 HAVE BEEN PREVENTED?

Assistant professor Felicia Nutter explains why we need to understand interactions among humans, animals, and their ecosystems to avoid...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
How Many People Have Been Infected?

HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE BEEN INFECTED?

Associate professor Abhineet Sheoran explains why widespread antibody testing is so critical to moving forward in a COVID-19 world.

 
 
 
Diving Right into a Career in Infectious Disease

DIVING RIGHT INTO A CAREER IN INFECTIOUS DISEASE

Isabella Renzi, VG19, works for a biotech company evaluating potential antigens for vaccines

How Does COVID-19 Interact with the Immune System?

HOW DOES COVID-19 INTERACT WITH THE IMMUNE SYSTEM?

Assistant professor Amanda Martinot discusses why she's working with researchers to identify early events in the pathogenesis of COVID-19...

 
 
 
Gender Differences Matter

GENDER DIFFERENCES MATTER

Associate professor Janetrix Hellen Amuguni explains why it's important to learn how COVID-19 and stay-at-home orders are affecting...

Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University hosts virtual 38th Commencement

CUMMINGS SCHOOL OF VETERINARY MEDICINE AT TUFTS UNIVERSITY HOSTS VIRTUAL 38TH COMMENCEMENT

NORTH GRAFTON, Mass. -Students of New England's only veterinary school have shown their incredible strength of community amidst the...

 
 
 
This Graduate Has a Passion for Cancer Research

THIS GRADUATE HAS A PASSION FOR CANCER RESEARCH

Alexandra Christodoulou, V20, will use her degree to fight cancer in animals and humans

From Veteran to Veterinarian

FROM VETERAN TO VETERINARIAN

Leslie Krienke's journey through Cummings School gave her an appreciation for surgery, mentorship, and work-life balance

 
 
 



Woman Freaks Out After Man Asks Her To Leash Dog

Woman Freaks Out After Man Asks Her To Leash Dog

WARNING: Photos and videos depict blatant abuse, but the pup has been checked out and is fine. As amazing as dogs are, not every dog parent deserves to have a loving dog by... Read more ...

Meadow

Meadow

Please welcome Star Kit, Meadow. She is a 5 year old Persian from Michigan. Meadow is the sister of Mario (the kitten of the day way back in August 2014). We adopted her when... Read more ...

New Dog Breed Sparks Debate: Does The World Need A Walrus Dog?

New Dog Breed Sparks Debate: Does The World Need A Walrus Dog?

Many dog lovers think they know almost every dog breed in existence. However, there are quite a lot of them, so it's no surprise that one new dog breed has gone unnoticed: the... Read more ...

Passerby Smashes Mercedes Window To Rescue Overheating Dog Inside

Passerby Smashes Mercedes Window To Rescue Overheating Dog Inside

Even on a mild 78 ° F day, the temperature inside a car can increase to over 100 degrees in a matter of minutes. To a dog who can't let itself out, this can be lethal. It might... Read more ...

Airport Dogs Could Soon Sniff Travelers For COVID-19

Airport Dogs Could Soon Sniff Travelers For COVID-19

Dogs can be trained to do lots of incredible tasks, especially when it comes to using their noses. Currently, airport dogs are used to sniff out drugs and weapons, but soon... Read more ...

My First Birdathon

My First Birdathon

Note: Erika is the Communications Director for Audubon Florida. I have been birding for about seven years now - time flies when you're having fun. However, until this spring I... Read more ...

Man Surprises Dog Cancer Survivor With 100 Giant Tennis Balls

Man Surprises Dog Cancer Survivor With 100 Giant Tennis Balls

Rocky Kanaka, host of the YouTube show Save Our Shelter , has a strong passion for rescuing dogs. He currently has two rescue dogs: a Boxer named Flip and a smaller dog named... Read more ...

Officers Line Up For Police Dog's Last Ride Ever

Officers Line Up For Police Dog's Last Ride Ever

A dog police officer obviously sounds cute , but the fact is these amazing animals are valuable members of their team. Dax, a 13-year-old German Shepherd, served the Ashland... Read more ...

Puppy Has Ongoing Dispute With The Quaker Oats Man

Puppy Has Ongoing Dispute With The Quaker Oats Man

Opal the Basset Hound puppy is usually very brave. However, she's also very mischievous. She likes to explore and cause trouble. Her family had a hard time keeping her in her... Read more ...

Woman Adopts Special Needs Dogs To Honor Late German Shepherd

Woman Adopts Special Needs Dogs To Honor Late German Shepherd

Sadly, special needs dogs are often the hardest dogs to find homes for. Many dog lovers are worried that these dogs will cost them too much time and money. However, Tracy... Read more ...