BobbieSue Reporting for WTWC News!!
Do you know that the United States Army had a Veterinary Corp? I never thought about it so I would be one of those who didn’t know!
In this week’s local military newspaper, —- I found all about it!! (By the way, click on the logo to go to the article!)
A few days ago the Norfolk Naval Station Veterinary Activity (VETAC) Veterinary Treatment Facility celebrated the Army Veterinary Corp’s 100thanniversary! Formed in 1916, the Corp was established to treat the horses used by the Army during World War 1. It is estimated that hundreds of thousands of horses were killed during the war and even more injured!(Go HERE for more information about horses during WW1.)
Now, the Corp treats Military Working Dogs (MWD) as well as the household pets of active-duty and retired military service members, reservists…
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