The University of Florida Small Animal Hospital offers clinical studies for dogs, cats, and other small animals to determine efficacy and safety for future treatments, therapies, and diagnostic tools.
Please complete our Study Interest Form to see if we have a clinical study that may suit your pet’s needs.
If you are only interested in our Cardiology studies, please complete this Cardiology Study Interest Form.
Current Clinical Studies for Dogs:
Studies to investigate novel methods of anesthesia and pain management in dogs undergoing surgery.
Studies for dogs with heart diseases, such as cardiomyopathy and congestive heart failure.
Studies for dogs with skin diseases, such as atopic dermatitis and pythiosis.
Studies to investigate other therapeutic treatments for dogs with osteoarthritis and intervertebral disc extrusion.
Studies for dogs with internal diseases, such as kidney disease and diabetes.
Studies for dogs with issues affecting the brain, such as brain tumors.
Studies for dogs with cancer, such as melanoma, osteosarcoma, and lymphoma.
Studies for dogs with issues affecting the eyes, such as Keratoconjunctivitis sicca or “dry eye”.
Studies for dogs undergoing various surgeries, such as total hip replacement, soft palate resection, thoracic duct ligation, and laparoscopic ultrasound.
Current Clinical Studies for Cats:
Our studies for cats include Cardiology, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, and Oncology studies.
Click Here for a complete list of all of our clinical studies!