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COVID-19 GUIDANCE: Latest Updates Cummings School and Tufts University

Visit go.tufts.edu/coronavirus for the full Tufts University update, including the latest travel restrictions.

ALL ON-CAMPUS EVENTS CANCELED THROUGH JUNE 30, 2020

COVID-19 Teaching Hospitals Updates:

March 21, 2020

Foster Hospital for Small Animals:  Open for essential and emergency care only, through our emergency service. Please call ahead.  Clients no longer allowed to enter Foster Hospital. Veterinary staff will meet owners at their cars to receive and discharge patients.  Read full operations announcement.

Hospital for Large Animals:  Open for emergencies and essential care only.  Please call ahead. Clients no longer allowed to enter buildings. Veterinary staff will meet owners in the parking lot. Read full operations announcement.

The Tufts Wildlife Clinic is accepting emergency cases only. Please call before coming to the clinic. We cannot accept healthy, orphaned wildlife or non-native species.  After-hours drop-offs are not permitted at this time. We ask you to keep the wildlife in a secure box in a quiet place and call during our normal business hours, Mon-Fri 9 am- 5 pm, and weekends 9 am-5 pm.  If you have found a raccoon, skunk, woodchuck, or bat, which poses a high risk of rabies, please refer to the information here.  Read full operations announcement.

Tufts at Tech Community Veterinary Clinic is currently not accepting patients.  If your pet is experiencing a medical emergency, please call the Foster Hospital for Small Animals at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University  (508-839-5395) or your local veterinarian for guidance. Read full operations announcement.

Lerner Spay/Neuter Clinic: The clinic is currently not accepting patients. If you have an animal emergency, contact the Foster Hospital for Small Animals at 508-839-5395. Read full operations announcement.

Tufts Veterinary Field Service in Woodstock, CT, remains open for emergency and essential calls for all large-animal species. Regular dairy herd health visits will continue. Previously scheduled equine vaccine appointments will be seen, but no new appointments will be made. All other elective procedures are suspended effective immediately. Clients are not allowed in the main clinic building in Woodstock.  Please contact our office (860-974-2780) or your veterinarian by phone to arrange pick-up/delivery of medications.  Read full operations announcement.

Tufts VETS hospital in Walpole, MA is open for emergency care only. Clients are no longer allowed to enter the hospital. Veterinary staff will meet owners at their cars to receive and discharge patients. Read full operations announcement.

For the Latest Information on COVID-19

For the latest information about COVID-19 visit the CDC, American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health COVID-19 online resource centers.

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