Animal Science Spotlight: the Power of Pets

Learn the best ways to care for your pets from our professional and student panelists so your pets can continue to care for you!

Animal Science Spotlight: the Power of Pets
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
7:30 p.m. (EST)
Streamed virtually via Zoom meeting - attend with your pets!

Our pets not only provide companionship, but they often provide mood-boosting benefits that positively impact our health. This free virtual event is an opportunity for you to learn more about caring for your furry friend so they can continue to care for you too.


  • Brandon Forshey, D.V.M., UF assistant professor of animal science and director of pre-veterinary medicine
  • Michael Kerns, D.V.M., UF professor of animal science and staff veterinarian
  • Tod Beckett, D.V.M., medical director, VCA Mill Run Animal Hospital
    • Dr. Beckett is also a UF Board of Trustee member & son of UF Animal Science Program founder, C. Richard Beckett
  • Gracie Goodman, UF pre-veterinary medicine student

Contest - Share your Powerful Pet Story!
We want to hear how your pet has "paw-sitively" effected your life! Share your heartfelt pet story with us with a picture at [email protected] and we'll choose a winner in the webinar to receive Oiler swag.

Questions? Please contact the Wolfe Center for Alumni, Parents, and Friends at [email protected]

Please let us know you'll be joining us by registering below.

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Thursday June 10
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Doctorate of Education in School Psychology
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