Rick Mercer Report Featured OVC

March 28, 2006 - In the News

Comedian and political satirist Rick Mercer took viewers behind the scenes of the Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) in this week's installment of the Rick Mercer Report, The segment also featured festivities at College Royal. The clip is uploaded to the show's website and is available under "Top 5 Videos This Week."

Mercer was in Guelph March 19 for College Royal and visited OVC and the Ponsonby research station March 20, where he learned to examine a pregnant dairy cow and how to “tip” a sheep. He also toured OVC, interacted with faculty and students, and interviewed dean Elizabeth Stone.

The Rick Mercer Report, a half-hour comedy show, has a format that is similar to Mercer’s prior series, This Hour Has 22 Minutes.

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