Field Service students with cows

On the farm with Field Service

Field Service offers both routine and emergency care for equine and food animal clients on their farms.

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Bret Disease-Normal retina on the right and an affected on on the left

Best Disease and Blindness

A Penn-led research team characterized the underlying mechanism that leads to the blinding Best disease.

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Penn Vet serves Agriculture in Pennsylvania

Penn Vet Serves Agriculture in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania's agricultural industry is indelibly linked to Penn Vet and our many teaching, research, and clinical endeavors.

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Feline patient in Ryan Hospital ICU

Predicting the Prognosis of an Ill Cat

Lactate levels in critically ill cats can indicate whether a patient is more or less likely to survive to hospital discharge.

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Serving the Commonwealth

As Pennsylvania’s only veterinary school, Penn Vet plays an outsize role in supporting the state’s agricultural producers.



Want to know what it's like to be a Penn Vet student? Through our Summer VETS program, you can spend the summer here and find out. We offer programs for both high school and college students.


Learn about the many ways Penn Vet's world-renowned researchers push the boundaries of scientific discovery by reading about our groundbreaking initiatives and research centers.

Veterinary Hospitals

  • Ryan Veterinary Hospital
    Dogs, cats, domestic/companion animalsEmergencies 24/7 215-746-8911
    Appointments 215-746-8387
  • New Bolton Center
    Horses, livestock/farm animalsEmergencies 24/7 610-444-5800
    Appointments 610-444-5800