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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

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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.

DocTalk - Atypical Interstitial Pneumonia

Dr. Dan Thomson visits with Dr. A.J. Tarpoff, K-State Extension beef veterinarian, on a disease that causes a lot of problems in feed yards in late day cattle.

            DocTalk - Atypical Interstitial Pneumonia

Prickly situation: VHC successfully treats porcupine with potentially zoonotic skin condition

The latest Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine details how a fungal skin infection in a porcupine was successfully treated.

Sydney the porcupine      

Relieving antibiotic resistance: CVM team studies E. coli, take steps toward new treatment

Dr. Philip Hardwidge and postdoc Samir El Qaidi suggest that strategies to inhibit the activity of NleB may be effective in reducing E. coli's virulence

Drs. Samir El Qaidi and Philip Hardwidge

Dr. Katie Reif receives funding for tick-control research

Dr. Reif, who works in the Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases, recently received $10,000 from Integrated Animal Health.

Drs. Katie Reif

Clinical sciences presents resident mentoring award to Dr. David Biller

The professor and section head of radiology, Dr. David Biller, was recently presented with a special honor.

Drs. Elizabeth Davis and Dr. David Biller

August issue of Lifelines is now online

Top stories include the VHC treating a porcupine from Sunset Zoo, awards for CVM faculty, student's trip to Namibia and more!

Lifelines - August 2017

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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