Kibbles and Kale? Many Pet Owners Keen to Have Vegan Pets, U of G Study Finds

March 20, 2019

A dog eating a piece of watermelon. ( IStock::alexei_tm)A surprising number of pet owners, particularly those who are vegan, are interested in feeding their pets a plant-based diet, according to new University of Guelph research.

Researchers with U of G’s Ontario Veterinary College along with colleagues in New Zealand conducted an online survey of 3,673 dog and cat owners from around the world to learn about what kinds of foods they fed their pets...

Disease-fighting milk

March 14, 2019

Dairy cows in a barnMilk can do more than build strong bones—it could potentially reduce the risk of disease in humans, with help from new technology developed at the University of Guelph.

High Immune Response (HIR) technology, developed by professor Bonnie Mallard in the Ontario Veterinary College’s Department of Pathobiology, is a management and breeding tool created for producers to identify cows with inherently superior immunity...

Understanding the Bottom Line

March 11, 2019

Graphic I\illustration to accompany articleEquipping students with tools to understand financial well¬being is an important piece in the overall approach to wellness in the Ontario Veterinary College’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) curriculum. 

The more than 45 hours of lectures OVC Clinical Studies professor John Tait delivers to DVM...

Celebrating our community on International Women’s Day

March 8, 2019

March 8 marks International Women’s Day, a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. 

This International Women’s Day we’re celebrating our community with inspirational notes from OVC faculty and  students. 

Follow OVC Twitter and Instagram throughout the day...

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