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Support the California Raptor Center on Giving Tuesday

Out at the Grizzly Island Wildlife Area, employees with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) got a big surprise one March morning. They turned on an excavator—and a barn owl flew out of the engine compartment! Inside the compartment, the spooked mother owl had left a nest of six eggs that would not survive without human intervention.

Surgery Saves Award-Winning Heifer

Chime, a 1-year-old Holstein heifer, was fresh off a win at a local fair this past spring—with another show just a month away—when she began to show signs of abdominal discomfort or colic, and abnormal fecal production.

UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine Reaches New Heights in Research, Philanthropic and Student Support

The UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine achieved record totals in research and philanthropic funding for the 2021-2022 fiscal year, with $89 million received for research and $61.7 million received from philanthropic sources. In addition, the school’s scholarship endowment surpassed $100 million – a notable milestone for support of veterinary medical education.