(March 13, 2013) — Dr. Robert Washabau, professor and chair of the Veterinary Clinical Sciences Department, has been named a recipient of the University of Minnesota Award for Outstanding Contributions to Postbaccalaureate, Graduate, and Professional Education.
What's Killing Minnesota's Moose?
(February 13, 2013) — Minnesota's moose population has dropped by 52 percent since 2010, and no one knows why. But the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is working with collaborators at the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) to find out, launching an investigation into the species' decline.
Veterinary medicine contributes $1.5 billion to Minnesota economy
MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL (June 6, 2012) – Minnesota’s veterinary medicine profession is dedicated to keeping Minnesota’s animals healthy, which safeguards animal agriculture, ensures public health, protects natural resources, and cares for pets, which have become important family members. Now, a new study from the University of Minnesota Extension and the Department of Applied Economics has found the veterinary medicine industry also provides an economic boost, contributing $1.5 billion annually to Minnesota’s economy.