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Veterinary hospital receives about 1,000 face masks

Staff members at the WSU VTH have to work in close proximity with each other while operating on injured and sick animals.

CHERYL AARNIO, Evergreen reporter

July 20, 2020

For the doctors and staff at the WSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital, wearing a mask all day and working in close proximity is part of the job description. People have donated masks to the VTH when it sent out a request for 250-400 masks at the beginning of the pandemic. About 100 staff and doctors we...

Vet hospital still running amid COVID-19 pandemic

 Charlie Powell, public information officer for the college of veterinary medicine, said the veterinary hospital is still open and treating emergency and urgent cases.

AMAAN RAHMAN, Evergreen reporter

April 10, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, WSU’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital is open to emergency and urgent cases. Charlie Powell, public information officer for the College of Veterinary Medicine, said clinicians, staff and senior veterinary students are on clinical rotations everyday. “Animals are...

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