With help from pet participants, clinical trials help doctors in the medical and veterinary fields discover disease prevention methods and find new ways to improve detection, diagnosis, and treatment of pet illnesses, all while enhancing the quality of care each patient receives.
Select a clinical trial to learn more about specific research goals and to understand what is in store for you and your pet if you choose to participate. All animal participants receive compassionate care throughout their treatment period.
clinical trials in the news
People Magazine: Nearly Paralyzed French Bulldog Walking Again Thanks to New Surgery and a Little Bit of Luck
“Bart was exactly the perfect patient,” said Bart’s surgeon Lisa Bartner, a faculty neurologist at the Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Herniated discs are very common in French bulldogs and other breeds with short legs and long backs.
Fox31: Help cure canine cancer
VIDEO: A CSU oncologist is researching a vaccination to prevent canine cancer. “The goal of this is really unique in that we are trying to prevent cancer in the first place.” -Dr. Doug Thamm
Canine epilepsy brought Stephanie McGrath from the clinic floor to CBD clinical trials
McGrath’s passion for and expertise in naturally occurring disease research earned her the 2020 Zoetis Award for Veterinary Research Excellence.
Banjo fights cancer, like his owner before him
VIDEO: When Ellie Wagley learned that her beloved dog, Banjo, had cancer, it brought her back to her own battle.