Stephenson Pet Clinic is open

Our Stephenson Pet Clinic is open for patients starting June 27, 2022. Our Community Practice (primary care), dermatology, ophthalmology, integrative medicine, and small animal theriogenology (reproduction) patients will now be seen in this new facility.

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As one of only 33 veterinary schools in the U.S., the mission of LSU Vet Med is to improve and protect the lives of animals and people through superior education, innovative research, and compassionate care.

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Veterinary Teaching Hospital

We care for an array of species and see approximately 20,000 cases each year. We offer specialty services as well as primary care. Our comprehensive care allows us to treat a variety of illness and injuries. We are open 24/7, 365 to provide care for your animal.

Tammy Dugas

Our New Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education

Dr. Tammy Dugas is the new Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education.

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Protect Pets from Summer Heat

Tips for pet owners to protect animals from summer heat.

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Vision

Bettering lives through education, public service, and discovery

Mission

Improving and protecting the lives of animals and people through superior education, transformational research, and compassionate care

Values

Integrity. Compassion. Innovation.