Mid-State Technical College made the news – and they brought along their VSI Holstein Dystocia Simulator! Check out the video here.


Our Equine Venipuncture model makes an appearance in this article from Seneca College. Click here


Students at Universidad Cardenal Herrera, located in Spain, recorded, produced, and edited this fantastic video on Bovine Dystocia – Our Hereford Dystocia Simulator even makes an appearance! (Jump to 9:25 to see!) Click here


Maple Stirrup is helping students in her new home – the Ontario Vet College – learn about colic in horses, reproduction, as well as IM injections and venipuncture. Check it out here!


Click here and scroll to page 8 to see the VSI Hereford Dystocia Simulator in action at Pratt Community College!


There are tons of great photos of the VSI Holstein Dystocia Simulator in this article from Fox Valley Technical College. Check it out here!


If you’re looking for a dystocia simulator but are wanting something on the more… “compact” side, check out how SCC uses their Compact Dystocia Simulator to train their students! Click here


Here are a few articles from one our customers in Germany – take a look!

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Check it out! Our equine model is now a model on the cover of a magazine!

View the article here , courtesy of the University of Saskatchewan, College of Veterinary Medicine.

VSI was lucky enough to be featured on CTV’s Alberta Primetime – check out the feature video here!

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

The BJ Hughes Centre for Clinical Learning skills lab uses the VSI Equine Colic/Palpation simulator to help students understand and translate information from their lectures and textbooks into a three-dimensional space. Check out the article here!

He’s at it again!

Dr. Gordon Krebs uses the Hereford Dystocia Simulator to demonstrate calf pulling during a difficult birth during a women’s calving clinic in Acme, Alberta.

University of Georgia College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, and College of Veterinary Medicine 

At the University of Georgia, participants practice extracting a calf using the VSI Compact Dystocia model. Click on the link to view the article!

Canadian Western Agribition 2017

Agnes the cow is helping to educate visitors at the Canadian Western Agribition, demonstrating how veterinarians diagnose and assist live animal birthing. Visitors were able to experience what it’s like to birth a calf first-hand.

Michigan State – 52nd Annual Vet a Visit

Each year Michigan State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, host a Vet-a-Visit day where attendees can learn about the veterinary profession and careers in veterinary medicine.

Washington State University – College of Veterinary Medicine

Get a look at the Clinical Simulation Center at WSU College of Veterinary Medicine. Our Equine Colic model and Hereford Dystocia model both make a cameo appearance!

TUFTS University – Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Check out this great article highlighting some of the benefits students receive when they are able to practice various surgical, and non surgical, procedures on simulators prior to working on live animals.

How I got into Veterinary School – Informative Blog

Diana Ludwiczak is the creator of the ‘How I got into Veterinary School’ blog.  A resource for vet students and pre-vet students, this blog contains information on available scholarships, a list of some of the accredited veterinary schools worldwide, and interviews from vet students and veterinarians.

2017 NAVC Conference – North American Veterinary Community

VSI attended the 2017 NAVC Conference at the Orange County Convention Centre in Orlando Florida this past February.

InVeST – International Veterinary Simulation in Teaching

Starting as a veterinary simulation exchange at Colorado State University in 2011, InVeST has grown into an international conference supporting the use of simulation in teaching by connecting researchers, developers and educational institutions. InVest has been held in the USA, Canada, St. Kitts and Germany. The 2017 conference was held in Pretoria, South Africa in April.

2016 JAM – Joint Annual Meeting

VSI attended the 2016 Joint Annual Meeting of the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS), the American Dairy Science Association® (ADSA®), the Western Section of the American Society of Animal Science (WSASAS), and the Canadian Society of Animal Science (CSAS).

APVMA – American Pre-Veterinary Medical Association

The APVMA is an organization that provides information and resources to prospective veterinary students in the United States, and to insight interest into the field. VSI Ltd. attended their 2014 annual symposium at Iowa State University. 

Articles related to simulation and the use of our products around the globe

University of Calgary – Canada

Iowa State University – USA

NC State University – USA

Kansas State University – Beef Cattle Institute – USA

Michigan State University – USA

University of Edinburgh – Scotland

University of Pretoria – South Africa

University of Vienna – Austria

Massey University – New Zealand

Freie Universität – Germany