Reindeer Treated at Tufts’ Cummings School Back Safely at the Zoo

Clinicians Say Female Reindeer Recovering Well From Knee Surgery
North Grafton, MA, December 15, 2012

A one-and-a-half-year-old female reindeer got just what she wanted for Christmas...relief from a dislocated knee. Thanks to the Tufts' Cummings School and the expertise of its veterinary surgical team led by Professor Robert McCarthy, Willow will be able to enjoy the holidays at the Franklin Park Zoo and will soon be playing reindeer games pain-free and without a limp. Read the full release or the story, Willow the Bum-kneed Reindeer.


About the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Founded in 1978 in North Grafton, MA, the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University is known for academic programs that impact society and the practice of veterinary medicine; five hospitals that treat over 30,000 cases each year; and groundbreaking research that benefits animal, public and environmental health.