DVM class of 1981

Grateful Clients: Barb and Joe Mendelson

But that wasn’t their first gift.  After their dog, Scout, received treatment from Dr. John Oplinger (’79 DVM) at Wickenburg Veterinary Clinic in Arizona, the Mendelsons asked what they could do to help the profession. Dr. Oplinger asked them to give to his alma mater. They started a cancer research fund made in their dog’s name […]

Las Vegas singer raises over $5000 in “A Canine Christmas” musical show

Some people have really big hearts. When Dr. Jon Pennell (’81 DVM) made a donation to the Pet Memorial Program at WSU to honor a black lab named Gus who succumbed to cancer in 2010, Gus’ owner Jacquelyn Holland-Wright did something extraordinary–she put on a musical show. She invited everyone who had been involved with Gus personally […]