This week on dvm360: Deadly Alabama zoo fire claims 78 animal lives, plus more industry news

dvm360 Staff

Here's a sneak peek at this week’s veterinary headlines.

It's officially Mental Health Awareness Month. During this special time, we continue to provide you with a robust mix of well-being content in addition to our latest coverage of the veterinary industry.

This week we'll be posting a wide range of veterinary news stories including:

  • An article about a devastating fire at an Alabama petting zoo claiming roughly 78 animal lives. Find out more about this deadly blaze here.
  • An article highlighting the 2 Pet Desk Equity in Veterinary Medicine Scholarship winners.
  • An article about how PetSmart Charities has funded a multi-year interdisciplinary study at Colorado State University to help assess linguistic and cultural barriers between veterinary teams and Spanish-speaking clients.
  • A heartwarming story about an 8-year-old cancer patient who becomes a veterinarian for a day thanks to Make-A-Wish Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine.
  • And a video interview highlighting some useful tools for overcoming burnout.

Stay tuned on and our social media channels for our most recent coverage of the veterinary industry.