UC Davis Veterinary Hospital

Photo of Lad posted to the Arrow Fund's Facebook page. (Credit: The Arrow Fund/UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine)

Dog Receiving Special Surgery At UC Davis Dies

Lad, a collie from Kentucky that was receiving a special surgery from the UC Davis Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, has died.



Kabang, Hero Dog From Philippines, Faces Setback In Treatment

A hero dog who lost her snout saving two young girls in the Phillipines will have to wait a few months before veterinarians at UC Davis can repair her face after they discovered she has some other serious health problems.


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Vets: Don’t Give Potassium Iodide To Pets

Hundreds of Americans especially along the West Coast have been buying potassium iodide pills over fears radiation from Japan’s crippled nuclear plant could spread across the Pacific. And many of those people are asking veterinarians if they should also give those pills to their pets. The answer according to UC Davis veterinarians is no.


Rocky lost a hind leg after fighting to protect his sister from an attack from four dogs.

Rescue Dog Loses Leg In Fight

A search and rescue dog who helped find survivors in the wake of Hurricane Katrina is facing a rough road to recovery after losing a leg in a fight with a neighbor’s dogs.

CBS13/CW31 Television–01/17/2011