‘Animal Airwaves’ Category

Animal Airwaves is a daily radio series that features one-minute segments relating to animal health. Each module focuses on different topic of interests to the owners of animals of all types, ranging from consumer tips offering insights into animal behavior, to veterinary patient care breakthroughs and trends. A production of the UF College of Veterinary Medicine, HSC communications staff and WUFT-FM in Gainesville, Animal Airwaves appears three times each day in the local public radio coverage area.

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Audio Mad Cow, Mad Deer, Mad People?

Jul 1, 2011 • By Susan Aiello

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThe medical world was stunned in the 1990s when mad cow disease vaulted across species to infect people in Great Britain. Now, researchers fear that a similar condition in deer might also be poised to make the leap in the U-S. Both mad cow disease and chronic wasting disease […]

Audio Live: Foal Care

Jun 28, 2011 • By Speaker: Dr. Sarah Reuss

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadLive Edition: Animal Airwaves—Live is an hour-long call-in show that airs between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturdays on WUFT-FM in Gainesville. The show features faculty members from the UF Veterinary Hospitals who address a variety of topics relating to pet health care, including companion animals, exotic pets […]

Audio LIVE: Colic in Horses

Jun 18, 2011 • By Speaker: Dr. David Freeman

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadLive Edition: Animal Airwaves—Live is an hour-long call-in show that airs between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturdays on WUFT-FM in Gainesville. The show features faculty members from the UF Veterinary Hospitals who address a variety of topics relating to pet health care, including companion animals, exotic pets […]

Audio LIVE: Under the microscope: What lab tests tell us about animal disease

Jun 11, 2011 • By Speaker: Dr. Heather Wamsley

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadLive Edition: Animal Airwaves—Live is an hour-long call-in show that airs between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturdays on WUFT-FM in Gainesville. The show features faculty members from the UF Veterinary Hospitals who address a variety of topics relating to pet health care, including companion animals, exotic pets […]

Audio LIVE: Pain management for companion animals

Jun 4, 2011 • By Speaker: Dr. Sheilah Robertson

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadLive Edition: Animal Airwaves—Live is an hour-long call-in show that airs between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturdays on WUFT-FM in Gainesville. The show features faculty members from the UF Veterinary Hospitals who address a variety of topics relating to pet health care, including companion animals, exotic pets […]

Audio Can “Dog Breath” Lead to Early Death?

Jun 1, 2011 • By Susan Aiello

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadDoes your dog’s breath cause you to back up a few steps? Well, imagine if you never brushed, flossed or visited the dentist. That’s why more than 80 percent of pets have some degree of dental disease. Dental problems, including gum disease, lead to mouth pain, tooth loss and […]

Audio Dogs Feel Your Pain

Jun 1, 2011 • By Susan Aiello

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIf you sometimes feel that your dog understands you better than your human family or friends, you might be right. Research has shown that dogs may actually empathize with human suffering. More than just an instinctive reaction to human body language, dogs appear to sense human distress and respond […]

Audio Marine Mystery

Jun 1, 2011 • By Susan Aiello

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThe recent oil spill in the Gulf was a tragedy that killed 11 workers and disrupted the local economy. But did it also cause irreparable harm to the sea turtle population? Several hundred dead or injured turtles were found in the weeks after the disaster. Experts have been working […]

Audio Stem Cells Get to the Root of the Problem

Jun 1, 2011 • By Susan Aiello

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadStem cell therapy is often in the news in human medicine, and veterinarians are pioneering its use in companion animals, too. Stem cells are juvenile cells that have the potential to grow into many different types. Vets can harvest adult stem cells, which are more plentiful than the cells […]

Audio Birds of a feather don’t always flock together

Jun 1, 2011 • By Susan Aiello

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadBirds of a feather flock together. So why do animal moms sometimes adopt newborn or young critters of other species? Adorable pictures of a dog nursing kittens, a cat nursing bunnies and even a tiger mothering piglets circulate widely on the Internet and often make local or national news. […]

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