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Veterinary Medicine

‘There was hope bringing her to WSU’

Following life-saving surgery and treatment for a rare form of cancer at WSU’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Scarlet is still the happy, playful, and affectionate cat she has always been, according to owner Vincent Papol.

‘An opportunity to work through the process’

The first day at WSU’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital prepares fourth‑year veterinary students for clinical rotations by throwing them into simulated scenarios with stuffed patients and seasoned actors as clients.

Beloved dog beats deadly disease

With the help of WSU veterinarians, Zephyr, a 10‑year‑old Labrador mix, is recovering from a disease that was causing her body’s immune system to destroy its own red blood cells.

Helping Margie beat the odds

WSU veterinarians helped Margie, a newborn horse, survive a complication during birth that only 32% of foals survive past 320 days. When Margie recently left the hospital, she was running with a positive prognosis.