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UC Davis Performs Extremely Rare Heart Surgery to Save Cat

May 14, 2015
Vanilla Bean, a 1-year-old female Burmese cat from Mill Valley, California, was brought to a veterinary cardiologist for respiratory distress. The vet diagnosed her with a rare congenital heart defect that does not allow blood to flow properly through the chambers. This improper flow can cause too much blood to collect in one chamber, create pressure, enlarge it, and ultimately lead to congestive heart failure.

Remembering Dr. Terry Holliday

January 24, 2013

Terry Holliday, one of the first graduates of the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and a “founding father of neurology” died on January 17 at the age of 87.