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August Miller, Deseret News
Dr. John Huff III, a veterinary dentist, performs a root canal on Hogle Zoo's male Amur leopard, Vladamere. Vladamere's root canal on Saturday was one of the first major procedures performed in the new L.S. Skaggs Animal Health Center veterinary facility at the zoo in Salt Lake City.

Dr. John Huff III, a veterinary dentist, performs a root canal Saturday on Hogle Zoo's male Amur leopard, 6-year-old Vladamere. The surgery on Vladamere's right front canine was one of the first major procedures performed in the L.S. Skaggs Animal Health Center facility at the Salt Lake zoo.