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For nearly 100 years, our college has been committed to improving animal, human, and environmental health through teaching, research, veterinary care, and outreach.


IMPACT ONAnimals

Solving the Mystery of Horse Reproduction

Although human in vitro fertilization (IVF) has been successful since the 1970s, similar reproductive technology in horses has lagged behind. Success rates stubbornly hover between zero and 30 percent, and only two live foals have been born using IVF.

IMPACT ONHumans

How a Clinical Trial in Dogs May Help Human Patients with Spinal Cord Injuries

Treatment for canine disc herniation is amazingly similar to humans with spinal cord trauma. The U.S. Department of Defense has funded a large-scale clinical trial of dogs with disc herniation in hopes to help humans.

IMPACT ON THEEnvironment

Texas A&M Researchers Help Curb Rise of Contamination in Leafy Vegetables

The likelihood that a crop of leafy greens will be contaminated by E. coli, an indicator of fecal contamination, before harvest is strongly influenced by both farm management and environmental factors.