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3D Cow Anatomy App Developed for Veterinary Students

3D Cow Anatomy App Developed for Veterinary Students

By Vivienne Henning

November 9, 2015

Cow intestines and bones can now be seen from all angles thanks to the development of the 3-D anatomy app designed for students studying veterinary medicine.When she worked at the University, Janet Sinn-Hanlon, medical illustrator in Veterinary Medicine, worked alongside bioengineering professor Gerald ...

Small Animal Clinic searches for escaped falcon

By Charlotte Collins

September 24, 2015

An American kestrel falcon escaped from her handler at the College of Veterinary Medicine’s small animal clinic around 8 a.m. Tuesday morningThe falcon, named Thistle, escaped during a routine walk on the gloved hand of her handler. Julia Whittington, wildlife medical clinic director, said the clinic ha...

Country Cats gives unwanted pets a second chance

Leslie Smith, professor at Parkland College, prepares for an interview as she holds Hissy, her adopted cat, at the Smith's home on Thursday, April 9.

By Lillian Barkley

April 13, 2015

Hissy, a gray-and-orange-striped cat with a white bib and fluffy fur, burrows into thick blankets stacked on a china hutch inside the Smith family’s garage. Somewhere in the building, hiding under old children’s toys or behind storage boxes, their other cat, Hidey, is being true to his name. The two...