Veterinary Extension

The goal of UF Veterinary Extension is to educate and serve the animal industry in Florida, while promoting the health and welfare of all animals.

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News from around the college

Dana Zimmel appointed permanent dean at UF College of Veterinary Medicine

The first woman to serve the college as dean, Dr. Zimmel has held the post on an interim basis since 2019.

College names longtime leader in diversity outreach to new assistant dean position

Dr. Michael Bowie served as the college’s acting diversity officer since 2019.

New programs seek justice for victims of animal abuse

Two new programs spearheaded by Dr. Adam Stern aim to bring justice to victims of animal abuse.

UF veterinarians successfully remove shoe from stomach of Nile crocodile

Successful surgery was performed to remove a shoe from the stomach of a 10.5 foot, 341-pound Nile crocodile on Feb. 5.

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INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE

IFAS

As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and the Academic Health Center, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.

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UF Veterinary Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinary staff is ready to assist.

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