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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

certified veterinary technician Kate Zukowski examing a small dogs teeth

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

certified veterinary technician Kate Zukowski posing for camera

Backyard Chickens and the Risk of Lead Exposure

Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Urban dwellers need to take precautions to prevent their egg layers from bringing the heavy metal into the food chain
When Teresa McGowan and her husband first bought their Somerville, Massachusetts, home in 2004, one of the first things they did was test the soil in their yard for lead. It was a recommendation from local gardeners, who knew that produce grown in contaminated soil can be dangerous.

Research has shown that lead is a potent neurotoxin, associated with reduced IQ, attention-related behavior problems, and poor academic achievement in children exposed to it through food or environmental factors.

A Chicken and Egg Problem

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Urban dwellers looking to raise backyard chickens must take precautions to prevent lead exposure.

A Lot to Chew On

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Dental Week helps prepare veterinary students to meet the needs of future patients.

Stock photo of dachshund dog with a toothbrush on a light background

Catching Every Cancer Cell

Friday, June 1st, 2018

A veterinary surgeon tests an experimental imaging technology with help from Tufts at Tech.

You Can Support Tufts at Tech

Friday, July 21st, 2017

We need your help! Tufts at Tech has been nominated for the Veterinary Innovation Council’s Innovation Awards (VIC Awards) and you can help them win by voting now!

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Doctor Bro

Thursday, May 4th, 2017

Under the unique leadership of Dr. Gregory Wolfus, the Tufts at Tech community clinic is a thriving hub for education and low-cost veterinary care.