Gangbuster Year for Lyme Disease

Ryan Hospital's Dr. Kathryn McGonigle reports it’s no longer uncommon to see dogs with symptoms of Lyme disease.

Read about UPenn researchers and Lyme...
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...

A Whole New Experience

On September 27-28, Penn Annual Conference is celebrating 117 years and a brand new location.

Learn more about PAC2017 and register...
Keep your cows healthy in the heat

Summer Heat and Cows

Summer is here finally! While it's fun in the sun, your cows need to be safe in the heat.

Check out our heat tips for cows...
Netty, a friendly Paint, and New Bolton Center patient

New Lease on Life

Netty had developed severe arthritis. Thanks to Dr. Kyla Ortved, pastern arthrodesis solved the problem.

Read about Netty's surgery...
Jax, an oral surgery patient at Ryan Hospital

By Tooth and Nail

Jax was acting strangely, rolling on the floor, pawing at his face. He wouldn’t let anyone touch him.

Read about what happened to Jax...


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