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College of Veterinary Medicine
Kansas State University
1710 Denison Ave.
101 Trotter Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-5600

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Client Care
785-532-5650 or

Veterinary Health Center
1800 Denison Ave.
Manhattan, KS 66506

For appointments or emergencies call:

Small Animal Desk

Large Animal Desk

Exceptional teaching. Impactful research. Outstanding service. Extraordinary graduates.

Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to the advancement of health and welfare of animals, people, the environment, and the veterinary profession through excellence in teaching, research, service and outreach.

We are committed to a professional degree program with broad training opportunities across a comprehensive range of companion and exotic animals, and livestock species. Our focus is on initiatives that address important societal needs at a local, national and global level.


Applications are now open for the Class of 2022. Click here to apply.

See this year's Commencement Ceremony online! 

Dr. Jerry Jax '72 enters the 'Hot Zone'

What would you do if you encountered a highly infectious disease outbreak? Our 2017 Alumni Fellow shares his story and more in this special interview.

            An Interview with the 2017 Alumni Fellow - Dr. Jerry Jaax 

Latest gift brings Abaxis support of Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases to $750,000

The third time is a charm for a veterinary research center at Kansas State University. The Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases has received a $250,000 gift from Abaxis.

Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases logo      

JAALAS cover features research by 2017 DVM grad

An article about black-tailed prairie dogs written by Dr. Valerie Head as a student makes the cover of a highly respected academic journal.

Dr. Valerie Head

BCI offers mobile app to calculate Veterinary Feed Directive

Designed to assist veterinarians issuing a Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) for beef cattle, the VFD Calculator App will calculate the appropriate drug concentrations in order to issue a VFD that will conform to label directions.

Wildfires and cattle

Read the new issue of Diagnostic Insights

In this issue: Tickborne Disease Highlight: Tularemia; KSVDL Welcomes Dr. Douglas Marthaler to the Diagnostic Team; Erythema Multiforme: What do we know?; and more!

Diagnostic Insights - May 2017

Photo exhibit captures alumnus Dr. Lee Penner '76

A veterinary-related photo exhibit runs through June at the Beach Museum at Kansas State University by photographer Tom Mohr.

Dr. Lee Penner photo exhibit Beach Museum

Veterinary Technician Intern Program | Veterinary Health Center

The Veterinary Technician Intern Program at the VHC offers exposure to a variety of specialties and access to board-certified veterinarians and may be the perfect option! For more info, contact Lisa Bryant at

Veterinary Health Center

Veterinary Health Center - Emergency and Critical Care

Veterinary Diagnostic Lab

Stragic Plan 2017-2019 web page

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