Hustle, Bustle, Compassion and Know-How: Behind the Scenes with UW Veterinary Care Staff

When clients bring their animal to UW Veterinary Care, they often speak with a receptionist, veterinarian, fourth-year DVM student, veterinary technician, or some combination. But between the handoff of a…

For Their Care, Compassion and Expertise, Celebrating Veterinary Technicians

Priscilla Marroquin DVM’21, then a student of veterinary medicine; certified veterinary technician Niki Albridge; and Veterinarian Elizabeth Alvarez, left to right, care for a terrier named China at the Wisconsin…

Adopting Abby: Arcade children’s book author weaves a cat tale inspired by compassion | Lifestyles

ARCADE – Stacy Gertis grew up in the rural farming town of Pawley, Virginia and was no stranger to animals. Her grandfather who was an influential figure in her life…

Adopting Abby: Arcade children’s book author weaves a cat tale inspired by compassion |

ARCADE – Stacy Gertis grew up in the rural farming town of Pawley, Virginia and was no stranger to animals. Her grandfather who was an influential figure in her life…

‘A good friend to anybody’: Sarah Riddle remembered for her compassion, dedication

Get the latest Syracuse news delivered straight to your inbox. Subscribe to our newsletter. When Sarah Riddle’s mother, Shelley, found a stray cat on her property, her daughter insisted that…

San Juan Bautista couple present compassion for feral cats

Local volunteers join the neutral release program to help stop overpopulation. Marina and Eric Gordon and her one cat moved to a fixer-upper in San Juan Bautista about 10 years…

Caring for disabled pets: balancing drugs and compassion

Disabled pets are nothing new in veterinary medicine. In fact, they are often the face of veterinary training programs, rescue groups, and other nonprofit organizations. Unfortunately, many pets who become…