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Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine eNewsletter

Archive for December, 2014

College Friends Have a Passion For Animal Rescue

Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

Ken and Cheri Hick walk the talk. Like many friends of the OSU College of Veterinary Medicine, they love animals and have several at home. But they also maintain a horse sanctuary in Redmond, Oregon, and work tirelessly for Oregon animal rescue organizations. Cheri has been involved in animal rescue, at some level, all her […]

College Looking for Sheep or Goats with Health Needs

Monday, December 29th, 2014

The CVM elective course in Sheep and Goat Medicine is scheduled for February 9-20, 2015, and is looking for animals is need of health care. If you own sheep or goats, this is a great opportunity to have a variety of procedures performed at no cost, by final year veterinary students under expert guidance. Procedures […]

Quick Response Restores Dog’s Mobility

Monday, December 1st, 2014

  Imagine if one day your beloved pet dog was a healthy and energetic member of the family, and the next day he was completely paralyzed in all four limbs, with no apparent cause. This is what happened to George and Jill Carter’s five-year-old Labrador Retriever, Magnum. “He could not stand, or even pee,” says […]