College of Veterinary Medicine treats animals of all shapes and sizes.

Cornell Vets Save ‘Mabel’ the Chihuahua

When Mabel — a 16-year-old Chihuahua and longtime patient of Cornell Hospital for Animals — lay close to death while in transit back to the University for treatment in June, small-animal surgery resident Dr. Jared Baum carried out a house call, which extends outside of his expected role. He drove 90 minutes from campus at night to assist her.