Local business owner and family make $15 million gift to UI Veterinary Medicine | Local News

URBANA — A $15 million gift from Flex-N-Gate Corp. owner Shahid Khan and his family to the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine is expected to transform the oncology…

MEALS ON WHEELS AMERICA AND PETSMART CHARITIES® GRANT OVER $500,000 TO 60+ LOCAL MEALS ON WHEELS PROGRAMS IN 2022 TO SUPPORT ACCESS TO VETERINARY CARE FOR SENIORS’ PETS

Funding Will Assist Local Programs’ Efforts to Make Veterinary Care More Accessible for Homebound Clients ARLINGTON, Va., Aug 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Meals on Wheels America, the national leadership organization…

From Cow Stomachs to Microscope Slides: Local Youth Get a Hands-on Look at Veterinary Medicine

Listening to a cow’s stomach rumbles with a stethoscope or taking an up-close look at animals’ hearts isn’t how some teenagers envision spending an average summer day. But that’s exactly…

See how scholarship award boosts local woman toward Certified Veterinary Practice Manager status – Orange Leader

It is always a joy to get to see someone receive what they need to be successful in the field of their choice. DeAnn Thompson, practice manager for Bridge City…

New medical school enrichment course offers local high school students a taste of medicine

PROVIDENCE, RI [Brown University] — School may be out for the summer, but for a group of local high school students, medical education is in full swing — at least…

Humans on the menu as Tweed museum explores history of local medicine

Staff at the Tweed Regional Museum in Murwillumbah must be suckers for punishment. They have gone above the call of duty for their latest exhibition, allowing leeches to feed on…

Local Veterinarian Reminds Pet Owners to be Mindful This Summer

With the weather heating up veterinarians are reminding pet owners how to keep their furry friends healthy this summer. People in Traverse City were walking their dogs through downtown on…

Longtime donor supports local shelter medicine projects

From left: Marc Glassman, Karen Klefman and Keith Yaugher. Marc Glassman ’67 has always had a soft spot for animals. As chairman of the board and chief operating officer of…

Jay Price, who founded Southern Veterinary Partners, to give Auburn’s summer commencement speech | Local News

Jay Price will deliver the summer commencement address for his alma mater, Auburn University, on Aug. 5 at 5 pm in Neville Arena. After graduating Auburn in 2006 with a…

Stolen dreams: Bitterroot veterinarian reels after loss of prized dogs | Local News

It took just 15 minutes for Teresa Petterson’s life to turn upside down. The well-known Bitterroot veterinarian was trying to make every minute count on a recent Thursday morning before…