Empowering Smallholder Farmers

Dr. Zhengxia Dou helped implement an agricultural program in China that allowed farmers to dramatically improve their yield.

Povelones, mosquito, research

Targeting Mosquito Immunity to Fight Disease

Research on mosquitoes' immune systems may guide a response to fighting disease.

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McBaine, Cancer Detection Dog at Penn Vet Working Dog Center

The Nose Knows

A Springer Spaniel methodically sniffs twelve ports on a stainless steel wheel. Suddenly he stops and sits.

Find out how dogs can sniff out cancer...
Hammer, Dr. Chris Ryan, and Hammer's owner, Nikki Becker

When Standard Radiography Isn't Enough

What if your horse had an injury that didn't appear on a regular radiograph? New Bolton Center's robots to the rescue.

Read the story of Hammer, the barrel racer...
Life at Vet U

Life at Vet U

The six-part series premieres Saturday, October 1 at 10 PM ET/PT.

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Penn Annual Conference 2016

Learn, Network, Meet Colleagues

Come be a part of Penn Vet’s annual continuing education program this September.

Find out what's happening...


Check out the VMD Curriculum to see what kind of classes you'll be taking. And while you are at it, ​meet some of our students to see what it's like to study at Penn Vet.


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