Senators Marlkein and Erpenbach make visits to Vet Med

The Animals Need Heroes Too tours continue with both Sen. Mark Marklein and Sen. Jon Erpenbach touring the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine with Dean Mark Markel.

The tours are a part of the the UW School of Veterinary Medicine’s building expansion campaign, a project that will double the size of the small animal hospital, enhance the Morrie Waud Large Animal Hospital, increase wet lab space by one-third, and triple the infectious disease research laboratory space, among other significant improvements.


Dean Mark Merkel and Sen. Mark Marklein with “Animals Need Bucky Too”
The tour included sharing ways the school is working with farmers and dairy producers across Wisconsin!










Dean Merkel highlighted for Sen. Jon Erpenbach some of the ways the school is working to advance animal and human health.
Dean Mark Merkel and Sen. Jon Erpenbach pose with “Animals Need Bucky Too”