Dr. Brittany Watson, Penn Vet

Clear the Shelters

Penn Vet's Shelter Medicine program is an active partner in the national "Clear the Shelters" event.

Learn about Shelter Medicine...
Screw rod in poodle chest

Punctured Poodle

After a screw rod from a scissor jack impaled Belle's chest, her owners rushed her to Ryan Hospital's Emergency Service.

Read Belle's story...
65-million-year-old turle at New Bolton Center

Secrets of the Turtle

New Bolton Center veterinarians used a new robotics-controlled imaging system to examine a 65-million-year-old turtle.

Discover what the team learned...
Identifying intestinal stem cells studied by the Lengner Lab

The Story Behind Stem Cells

The Lengner Lab has helped identify key characteristics that distinguish reserve stem cells from other stem cell populations.

Read about this research...


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