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ISU Student Experience

Addy the sea lion's dangerous savings account!

Recently, an intern at Des Moines' Blank Park Zoo noticed Addy the sea lion playing with a penny. Once notified, the zookeepers and veterinarians at the zoo was unable to find the coin she had been so interested in. Despite their attempt to retrieve the coin, the zoo veterinarian asked Iowa Veterinary Specialties to help retrieve the money from Addy's "savings account."

Watch below to see Iowa Veterinary Specialties' Internal Medicine veterinarian, Gavin Olsen, DVM, DACVIM make a withdrawl from Addy.



Published on October 4, 2016

Cancer In Pets

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IVS Partner's in Progress CE Event 2019

On April 3, 2019 there were twenty-one speakers offering the second annual ISU – IVS Partners in Progress CE Event at the Des Moines Botanical Center. This CE Event was open to all... read more >