April 11: Teddy bear clinic part of vet college open house

Stuffed-animal-surgery-80PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine will hold its teddy bear surgery clinic 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, April 11. Children can bring their favorite stuffed animals, dress up in surgical clothing and assist veterinary students.

Stuffed-animal-surgery-350The event is part of the college’s annual open house. Other activities will include tours of the hospital, a dog wash, animals with organs painted on the outside, face painting, kids’ crafts and games. Butch T. Cougar, the WSU mascot, will make an appearance.

For a complete list of events and activities, visit http://go.vetmed.wsu.edu/OpenHouse.


Corrie Hines, WSU College of Veterinary Medicine Open House organizer, 425-787-8686, corriehines@vetmed.wsu.edu