The Alabama Veterinary Medical Association has presented the Distinguished Service Award to Dwight F. Wolfe, a food animal professor in Auburn’s College of Veterinary Medicine. The award represents the association’s highest tribute. Wolfe is honored for his lifetime of strong leadership, his dedication to research, and for his impact on future veterinarians. He received his doctor of veterinary medicine degree from Auburn in 1977 and also holds a master’s degree in large animal surgery and medicine from Auburn. He is board-certified with the American College of Theriogenologists. Wolfe has been a member of the veterinary college faculty since 1980 and is a member of the Alabama Livestock Hall of Fame.