Thursday, January 15, 2015

Pepper and Rehabilitation

A patient at the MSU-CVM receives some of the best care and treatment veterinary medicine has to offer. The proof is in the results.  Learn more about how our team at the Veterinary Specialty Center and Animal Health Center got Pepper back on her feet! Like this video on Facebook.

Thursday, January 8, 2015

DAFVM Spotlight Employees

Debra Kinser

Sample Receiving Assistant
MS Veterinary Research and Diagnostic Lab
College of Veterinary Medicine
Rankin County
Years in Position: 12 years
Years of Service to MSU: 12 years

As the sample receiving assistant for the Mississippi Veterinary Research and Diagnostic Laboratory, Debra Kinser runs a courier route in the morning to pick up veterinary diagnostic samples from veterinary clinics in Rankin, Madison and Hinds counties. In the afternoons she enters results from equine infectious anemia tests into a computer database that is used by the state veterinarian to monitor this disease. read more...

Veterinarians stay true to their school... (Dr. Hoblet and Champ in JAVMA)

Practitioners’ loyalty to their alma maters may be second only to their devotion to animals

Posted Nov. 19, 2014
 
Dr. Charles M. Hendrix, like many other Auburn University fans, sat in the stands during the 2011 BCS National Championship Game on Jan. 10 in Glendale, Arizona. He was there to watch his beloved Tigers prevail over the University of Oregon Ducks. Unlike most fans, though, he was wearing a $5 tuxedo from the Salvation Army festooned with a bow tie, baseball cap, and orange rosebud. read more...
Dr. Kent H. Hoblet, dean of the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, poses with the Dog Bowl Trophy, which is part of a competition with the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. (Courtesy of MSU CVM)  ​
Dr. Kent H. Hoblet, dean of the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, poses with the Dog Bowl Trophy, which is part of a competition with the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences.

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Bully: Mississippi State University's Mascot

By Donesha Aldridge, Web Content Manager/Producer

It's a good thing to be a Bully at Mississippi State University, and for 21 years head veterinary technician Lisa Pritchard has cared for State's beloved bullies or bulldog mascot.

Earning her a special title, Bully's mom....

WJTV News Channel 12

Monday, November 10, 2014

CVM professor chairs national research board

MISSISSIPPI STATE -- The Morris Animal Foundation has named Dr. Cyprianna Swiderski, associate professor in the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, chair of its Large Animal Scientific Advisory Board. Swiderski, an equine internist who studies airway disease in horses, credits Morris Animal Foundation with the early support of her research that helped to give it credibility. The foundation is a nonprofit organization and is the largest private funding source for research to advance the health of companion animals, horses and wildlife. Read more....

All College Day 2014

 
All college day 2014 - Images by Tom Thompson
2014 All College Day awards - Images by Tom Thompson