blood cells

Identifying Hypercoagulability

A common diagnostic tool used to identify patients at risk of bleeding may be used to identify those who can clot excessively.

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Penn Vet Affiliate Mount Laurel Animal Hospital

Mt. Laurel Animal Hospital - Strength in Numbers

The Penn Vet Affiliates program is a network of veterinary practices expanding access to Penn Vet specialists and trials.

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Colic surgery saved this horse from a large lipoma.

Saving Partner

After a post-ride bath, Partner was sweating, pawing the ground, and trying to go down. And nothing touched the pain.

Find out what happened to Partner...
lncRNA contributes to a crucial placental function

Protecting the Unborn from Invading Pathogens

Dr. Anguera and colleagues have identified a long non-coding RNA, or lncRNA, that contributes to a crucial function of the placenta.

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Robotics in Equine Medecine, Equimagine

Imaging Robots and Equine Medicine

Penn Vet is the first veterinary teaching hospital in the world using the EQUIMAGINE™ system.

Learn about this groundbreaking technology...
One Health, Penn Vet Dean Joan Hendricks

Humans, Environment, Animals, Living Together

Dean Joan Hendricks has emerged as a national leader in One Health – approaching veterinary medicine with a global perspective.

View Penn Vet's new One Health video...


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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