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"Dr. Leo Bustad was a veterinarian who also happened to be an outstanding educator, scientist and humanitarian. While serving as dean of the veterinary school at Washington State University, he co-founded the People-Pet Partnership, the first university based community service program focusing on the human-animal bond. ...Dr. Bustad served as the first president of the Delta Society, a position he held until 1990. Dr. Leo Bustad passed away on September 19, 1998. " -http://speakingforspot.com/blog/2011/07/09/who-was-dr-leo-bustad/
DescriptionDr. Leo K. Bustad (1920-1998) speaks at a College of Veterinary Medicine graduation ceremony at Texas A&M. Dr. Bustad was the inspiration for the "Bustad companion Animal Veterinarian of the Year Award", which is given to a veterinarian since 1986; whose work exemplifies and promotes the human animal bond. It is unknown if he was the main commencement speaker or was there to present this award. Physical description: black-and -white print (photograph)24X19.5mm
SubjectBustad, Leo K.
College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical SciencesCommencement Speaker. Available electronically from