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Casey Boyer

CASEY BOYER

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S., Animal and Poultry Sciences with an emphasis in Companion and...

Katie Dabney

KATIE DABNEY

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S & B.A., Biology with a concentration in Pre-Veterinary Medicine...

 
 
 
Shannon Giguere

SHANNON GIGUERE

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.A., Psychology, Colby-Sawyer College, 2019 What were you doing before...

Natalie Gutierrez

NATALIE GUTIERREZ

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S., Animal Science, minor in Biology, California State University,...

 
 
 
Amy Johnson

AMY JOHNSON

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S., Animal Science, Cornell University, 1990 D.V.M., North Carolina...

Mikhala Kaseweter

MIKHALA KASEWETER

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.A., Sociology and Environmental Studies, Saint Mary's College, 2017...

 
 
 
Alexandria Laing

ALEXANDRIA LAING

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.A., Integrative Biology, Harvard University, 2019 Current Position:...

Ashley McCann

ASHLEY MCCANN

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S., Wildlife and Conservation Biology and B.S., Geology and Geological...

 
 
 
MS in Conservation Medicine Ecology & Conservation Biology Poster Exhibit

MS IN CONSERVATION MEDICINE ECOLOGY & CONSERVATION BIOLOGY POSTER EXHIBIT

Class of 2020 Master of Science in Conservation Medicine Ecology & Conservation Biology Poster Exhibit Tuesday, October 22, 2019 from...

A Better Way to Screen Cats for Heart Disease

A BETTER WAY TO SCREEN CATS FOR HEART DISEASE

Training local veterinarians to use ultrasound to screen cats for heart disease could lead to earlier detection, veterinary cardiologists...

 
 
 
Transformational Service Trips for Future Veterinarians

TRANSFORMATIONAL SERVICE TRIPS FOR FUTURE VETERINARIANS

Cummings School alumni are helping veterinary students gain critical clinical skills while helping animals in need around the globe

A Focus on Mental Health on Campus

A FOCUS ON MENTAL HEALTH ON CAMPUS

Tufts University task force recommends implementation of a broad, strategic suite of mental health and wellness services at the university...

 
 
 
Join the Fight Against Lyme Disease

JOIN THE FIGHT AGAINST LYME DISEASE

The Lyme Disease Challenge event November 1 seeks students and faculty from disparate fields to combat the disease Students, post-docs,...

Dog Recovering After Eating 39 Pieces Of Gum

DOG RECOVERING AFTER EATING 39 PIECES OF GUM

Boston.cbslocal.com A local family brought their dog to Foster Hospital for Small Animals after she accidentally ingested over three...

 
 
 
This Tufts veterinary student spent the summer playing music for very good dogs to see if it helped with short-term stress

THIS TUFTS VETERINARY STUDENT SPENT THE SUMMER PLAYING MUSIC FOR VERY GOOD DOGS TO SEE IF IT HELPED WITH SHORT-TERM STRESS

Boston Globe Second-year veterinary student, Sidney Beecy, discusses her research project that looks at the effect of music on short-term...

Equine Behavior, Needs, and Mental Health in a Human-Centered World

EQUINE BEHAVIOR, NEEDS, AND MENTAL HEALTH IN A HUMAN-CENTERED WORLD

Monday, October 28, 2019 at 12 PM - 12:50 PM in the Agnes Varis AUDITORIUM, in the Campus Center Part of the Animal Matters Seminar...

 
 
 
Frontiers in Animal Law & Technology: 25th Anniversary of M.S. in Animals and Public Policy

FRONTIERS IN ANIMAL LAW & TECHNOLOGY: 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF M.S. IN ANIMALS AND PUBLIC POLICY

April 24-26, 2020 Tufts University, Cabot Auditorium Medford, Massachusetts The Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy is celebrating...

Frontiers in Animal Law & Technology: 25th Anniversary of M.S. in Animals and Public Policy

FRONTIERS IN ANIMAL LAW & TECHNOLOGY: 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF M.S. IN ANIMALS AND PUBLIC POLICY

April 24-26, 2020 Tufts University, Cabot Auditorium Medford, Massachusetts The Tufts Center for Animals and Public Policy is celebrating...

 
 
 
Tufts Institute of the Environment Marks Its Twentieth Anniversary

TUFTS INSTITUTE OF THE ENVIRONMENT MARKS ITS TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY

A program celebrating two decades of activism includes awards to Janetrix Hellen Amuguni and Jennifer Baldwin and a talk by U.S. Senator...

Why do animals go extinct?

WHY DO ANIMALS GO EXTINCT?

Some 25 to 50% of animal species on Earth are expected to go extinct over the next 10 to 20 years. Dr. Chris Whittier, V97, director...

 
 
 



Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S., Animal Science, Cornell University, 1990 D.V.M., North Carolina State University, 1998 What were you doing... Read more ...

Katie Dabney

Katie Dabney

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S & B.A., Biology with a concentration in Pre-Veterinary Medicine & Psychology, Shippensburg University, 2017... Read more ...

Alexandria Laing

Alexandria Laing

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.A., Integrative Biology, Harvard University, 2019 Current Position: Professional Ice Hockey Player, The NWHL... Read more ...

Mikhala Kaseweter

Mikhala Kaseweter

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.A., Sociology and Environmental Studies, Saint Mary's College, 2017 I graduated in 2017 with a B.A. from Saint... Read more ...

Shannon Giguere

Shannon Giguere

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.A., Psychology, Colby-Sawyer College, 2019 What were you doing before entering the Masters in Animals and... Read more ...

Casey Boyer

Casey Boyer

Master's in Animals and Public Policy Candidate 2020 Education: B.S., Animal and Poultry Sciences with an emphasis in Companion and Laboratory Animals, Virginia Tech, 2018 What... Read more ...

Eugenics or Dysgenics

Eugenics or Dysgenics

Natural Selection is nature's fail-safe method to maintain eugenics. All dogs are different; individual variation is an inherent characteristic of sexual reproduction... Read more ...

Birds in Cities

Birds in Cities

BIrds over city gate, Jaipur, India A 2007 study of urban birds and their close relatives in the wild in 73 major cities across the world found that the native ranges of urban... Read more ...

Science Says Having A Dog Makes A Man More Attractive And We Tend To Agree!

Science Says Having A Dog Makes A Man More Attractive And We Tend To Agree!

Does owning a dog increase the attractiveness of men? Um, yes! Okay, personal opinion aside, science actually says that it does. Dogs are pretty darn good at manipulating our... Read more ...

Trader Joe's Will Have Treat-Filled Advent Calendars For Dogs And Cats

Trader Joe's Will Have Treat-Filled Advent Calendars For Dogs And Cats

Christmas is filled with exciting gifts for humans, but of course, your dogs and cats want to get in on the fun as well! So, last year, Trader Joe's launched an advent calendar... Read more ...