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Articles tagged: Teaching

Five Ways to Keep Your Pet’s Teeth Healthy

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Kate Zukowski, a certified veterinary technician specializing in dental care, shares tips for improving animals’ oral health Think about the fuzzy plaque you feel on your teeth if you forget to brush before bed. Now… Read More

This Veterinary Technician Is Obsessed with Teeth

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019

Kate Zukowski, a certified veterinary technician at Tufts at Tech Community Veterinary Clinic, really wants to look inside your pet’s mouth Kate Zukowski, a certified veterinary technician at Tufts at Tech Community Veterinary Clinic, has… Read More

Call the Bee Vet

Thursday, July 25th, 2019

A Cummings School elective in honey bee medicine prepares veterinarians to work with beekeepers

Jillian Nolan, V22, left, and Alisha Gruntman, assistant professor of clinical sciences, looking at the beehives behind the administrative building at Cummings School.

Helping Police Dogs Injured in the Line of Duty

Wednesday, July 17th, 2019

After years of treating military working dogs, a Tufts emergency care veterinarian is trying to ensure that police K-9s receive the same lifesaving care When Sean Majoy, V06, VG13, served on active duty in the… Read More

Mastering the Art of Communication

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Before heading into clinics and hospitals, veterinary students practice having difficult conversations with clients; piece includes reader tips for better communications with your veterinarian.

graphic of a veterinary doctor and client communicating

Animals as a Gateway to Science

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Cummings faculty capitalize on kids’ affinity for animals to foster diversity in veterinary medicine and other STEM fields Kids love animals, and the evidence isn’t only anecdotal. Research published in the journal Developmental Psychology in… Read More