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“Life at Vet U,” a new Animal Planet docu-series featuring the School of Veterinary Medicine, is set to premiere on Saturday, Oct. 1, at 10 p.m. The series follows six fourth-year Penn Vet students, as well as the faculty members who guide them in their clinical rotations. Animal Planet “Life at Vet U” features fourth-year […]

About the Show Experience the challenges and triumphs of Penn Vet students on their journey to becoming veterinarians! Over the past academic year, Animal Planet shadowed six Penn Vet students with diverse backgrounds and goals as they completed the demanding fourth and final year of their degree program, treating animal patients of all sizes, and learning […]

Princess wasn’t acting like herself. The Andean condor, one of the Philadelphia Zoo’s oldest animal residents, wasn’t flying and was eating less. Lead Bird Keeper Toni Flowers noticed the changes. “It also seemed like she had vision problems.” As a result, Flowers and additional keepers paid special attention to their long-time charge. They started to […]