OVC professor appointed Associate Dean, Students and Academic

August 20, 2018

Ontario Veterinary College professor Dr. Joanne HewsonOntario Veterinary College professor Dr. Joanne Hewson has been appointed to the position of Associate Dean, Students and Academic. Dr. Hewson begins a five-year term on October 1, 2018.

Dr. Hewson is a Large Animal Internal Medicine faculty member in the department of Clinical Studies in the University of Guelph’s Ontario Veterinary College. She holds both a DVM and PhD degree from the University of Guelph. She is also...

OVC Professor Honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award in Equine Reproduction

August 17, 2018

Dr. James Raeside, Professor Emeritus at the University of Guelph’s Ontario Veterinary CollegeDr. James Raeside, Professor Emeritus at the University of Guelph’s Ontario Veterinary College, is the recipient of a Lifetime Achievement Award for his contributions to the field of Equine Reproduction. The award was presented at the International Equine Reproduction Symposium, held in Cambridge, UK on July 22 to 28, 2018. 

Dr. Raeside has had a long and illustrious career, adding quantity and quality to the Equine Reproduction...

Decoding your pet's body language

August 7, 2018

Facial expressions. Posture. Gestures. Eye movement. Touch. The use of space around us. From researchers to career coaches, magazine articles to blog posts, modern science tells us that it is often what we don’t say that can leave the greatest impression, but have you ever wondered what you can understand from your own pet’s body language? Prof. Lee Niel at the Ontario Veterinary College (OVC), University of Guelph is studying what we can learn and how we can use dog body language as an indicator of fear and aggression... 

Biomedical Sciences professor receives Special Recognition Award

July 23, 2018

Dr. Thomas Koch, Ontario Veterinary CollegeOntario Veterinary College professor Thomas Koch, Department of Biomedical Sciences, has been selected to receive a Special Recognition Award from the University of Guelph. 

Last year, seven Young Investigators, one from each college at the U of G, received a Research Excellence Award. This year, Dr. Koch was selected to receive...