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Kansas State University



Dr. Bonnie Rush and her dog J&B




Bonnie R Rush, DVM, MS, DACVIM
Department Head and Professor, Equine Internal Medicine

Phone: 785-532-4892








Professional Training:

  • DVM: The Ohio State University
  • Internship: North Carolina State University
  • Residency: The Ohio State University
  • Masters of Science: The Ohio State University


  • Medicine III (3rd year)
  • The Learning Curve of Equine Practice (2nd and 3rd year)
  • Advanced Equine Medicine (3rd year)


  • Techniques to improve large classroom learning.
  • Non-infectious respiratory disease (heaves).
  • Investigation of pulmonary immunity and immunostimulant medications for horses.

Selected Publications