wa–dog euthanized-wsu lawsuit

Court rules on lawsuit against WSU in euthanized dog case

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - An appeals court has ruled against a man who sued Washington State University over the euthanization of his sick dog at the school's veterinary teaching hospital.The Spokesman-Review reports (http://bit.ly/2o76qxU) Robert Repin's dog was diagnosed with cancer in 2012 and he agreed to have the Alaskan malamute euthanized.Repin claimed WSU veterinarians botched the procedure, causing his dog to suffer, and that he's entitled to damages for emotional distress.