College of Veterinary Medicine > News and Events News and Events College news Elk hoof disease likely causes systemic changes September 28, 2023 Elk treponeme-associated hoof disease, previously thought to be limited to deformations in elks’ hooves, appears to create molecular changes throughout the animal’s system, according to WSU epigenetic research. Protein found that may hold key to preventing a tick-borne disease September 27, 2023 WSU students create database to accelerate skin science September 22, 2023 Why do cats purr? September 22, 2023 View all college news People stories Meet the Class of 2024: Thomas Lindgren September 28, 2023 Meet our educators: Dr. Craig McConnel September 26, 2023 College of Veterinary Medicine names assistant dean of professional students September 25, 2023 View all people stories In the news Anti-Vax Trend May Harm Pet Dogs, With Half of Owners Against Immunization September 12, 2023 U.S. News Why Kraken team dog Davy Jones stepped back from the spotlight August 22, 2023 The Seattle Times Does your pet need a massage? Veterinarians have the surprising answer August 19, 2023 Inverse.com Taking Snapshots of DNA Damage in Skin Cancer August 15, 2023 The Scientist View all in the news College & WSU awards Neal Burke receives 2023 Crimson Spirit Recognition September 25, 2023 WSU undergraduate research presents awards to 41 students August 16, 2023 View all alumni awards View all research awards View all teaching awards View all staff awards Events Any current public events will be listed below. Oct 21 Annual 5K Rabies Run – 2023 Bustad Hall Oct 21 Celebration of Life & Remembrance for Our Animal Companions Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center Pullman WA Nov 2 25th Annual College of Veterinary Medicine Research Symposium Veterinary and Biomedical Research Building Pullman WA View all college events Subscribe to our newsletters Subscribe to Notes from the Palouse A monthly newsletter from the Dean * indicates required Email Address * WSU Veterinary Care e-newsletter A monthly newsletter from the Veterinary Hospital * indicates required Email Address * Media contacts These contacts are for media inquires only. If you are an animal owner, please contact our veterinary hospital at 509-335-0711 or schedule an appointment.