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columnist , Veterinarian , writer

Suzanne Saueressig-Riegel, German veterinarian, writer, columnist. Recipient Special Leadership award, Young Women’s Christian Association, St. Louis, 1983.

Background

Saueressig-Riegel, Suzanne was born on February 4, 1925 in Nuremberg, Germany. Arrived in United States, 1955. Daughter of Josef and Elizabeth (Walsch) Saueressig.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Munich University, 1954.

Career

Staff veterinarian Humane Society Missouri, St. Louis, 1955—1965, chief of staff, since 1965. With German Army, 1943-1949.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author:: Salmonella in Shellfish, 1954. Columnist Ask the Pet Doctor, St. Louis Globe Democrat, 1980-1985. Contributor articles to popular magazines.

Membership

Member of American Veterinary Medical Association, Missouri Veterinary Medical Association, Missouri Control Officers Association, American Veterinary Cardiology Society, Veterinary Oncology Society, American Association Laboratory Animal Science, Missouri Academy Veterinary Medicine, Association Feline Practitioners, Association Woman Veterinarians (Woman Veteran of Year 1972), American Animal Hospital Association.

Connections

Married Richard T. Riegel, December 26, 1955.

father:
Josef Saueressig

mother:
Elizabeth (Walsch) Saueressig

spouse:
Richard T. Riegel