Smith ’23: It’s past time Brown stopped abusing pigs to teach medicine

For years, the Warren Alpert Medical School has been criticized by physicians, legislators and even one of the country’s largest newspapers for its continued abuse of live pigs in the…

The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine protests use of live pigs in residency training

This Thursday, around 15 people stood outside Page-Robinson Hall, holding signs that read “Modernize Medical Training” and “Brown: Stop Killing Animals.” The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, a nonprofit health…

Preventative medicine for miniature pet pigs

Content submitted by VetAhead, a dvm360® Strategic Alliance Partner Miniature pet pigs have an average life expectancy of 15 to 18 years but can live as long as 20 to…

Iowa State University veterinarians investigating unusual bacterial disease in central Iowa pigs • News Service • Iowa State University

ISU veterinarians are helping to contain an outbreak of the bacteria Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae among central Iowa pork production facilities. The bacteria are normally managed with antibiotics, but the current strain…

Class of 2021: Cats, dogs, hedgehogs, guinea pigs, cows, horse, goats — oh my! | News

For Dr. Chelsey Zurowski, DVM, a graduate of UCalgary’s Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (UCVM), the path to veterinary medicine has not been straightforward. “I’ve always been interested in animal sciences…