A Yorkshire pig at the Thurston County Fair. Several state lawmakers have reached out to the University of Washington in Seattle to ask the university to stop using pigs to teach paramedics how to create surgical airways.
A Yorkshire pig at the Thurston County Fair. Several state lawmakers have reached out to the University of Washington in Seattle to ask the university to stop using pigs to teach paramedics how to create surgical airways. Steve Bloom Staff file, 2011
A Yorkshire pig at the Thurston County Fair. Several state lawmakers have reached out to the University of Washington in Seattle to ask the university to stop using pigs to teach paramedics how to create surgical airways. Steve Bloom Staff file, 2011

Stop training paramedics on live pigs, state lawmakers ask UW

April 28, 2017 08:00 AM