Charles Louis Davis and Samuel Wesley Thompson DVM Foundation

For the Advancement of Veterinary and Comparative Pathology | Phone: 847-367-4359 | Fax: 847-247-1869
  • Opening Pandora's Box

    The Foundation is very proud to announce the publication of a brand-new, absolutely FREE e-book explaining gross (macroscopic) description.

  • Mammary Tumors

    Volume Two in the series, Mammary tumors, contains the latest classification schema and criteria for mammary tumors of the domestic species. Order online at

  • Seminar of Respiratory, Reproductive and Gastrointestinal Diseases in Swine, Poultry and Equine

    The seminar was held in Medellin, Colombia, on May 23, 24 and 25, 2019.

  • 2019 European Division Meeting

    The first European Workshop on Diseases of Wildlife and Exotic Animals was held at the Universitat de Lleida, Spain.

  • 2019 EuroPOLA in Bern, Switzerland

    Cory Brayton instructs on proper autopsy techniques on laboratory mice for Swiss researchers.

  • 2019 WNPRC and CL Davis Lab Animal and Pathology Seminar

    The Seminar took place on March 11-12, at the School of Veterinary Medicine-UW Madison.

  • Gross Pathology Course 2018

    Cornell University hosted the 45th Annual Gross Pathology Course in Ithaca, New York, in June 2018.

  • National Workshop held at University of Gondar, Ethiopia

    Main instructors were Dr. Hailu Kinde, University of California-Davis, and Dr. Corrie Brown, University of Georgia, and all sessions were conducted using Adult Learning Principles.

Most Requested Publications

We are currently having problems with our bookstore, and we are sorry for the inconvenience. Please call the Main Office at 847-367-4359 to place all orders, and they will be shipped immediately. This problem should be resolved within the month.

YouTube Channel

The Foundation now has a YouTube Channel with a number of lectures posted. More are added weekly!

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Noah's Arkive

The Foundation is proud to make Noah's Arkive, a searchable collection of veterinary pathology images, available online at no cost. Special thanks to the University of Georgia for transferring the database and image collection to the Foundation!

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CL Davis Diagnostic Exercises

The main goal of these Diagnostic Exercises is to provide interesting cases, focusing on the gross pathological lesions and associated histopathologic or cytologic findings. This material can be of great use for veterinary students, in-training pathologists, and ACVP diplomates alike.

There will be one contribution per month of the year; anyone may contribute. To do so, please contact Dr. Vinicius Carreira at to identify a convenient date for your submission and to receive templates to be used. Spots will be filled out on a first-come first-served basis.

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