American Association of Equine Practitioners

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AAEP Convention Topics Preview: Predicting Performance

January 01, 2001

If only we could accurately predict a horse's future athletic performance, we'd know which horses on which to spend our fortunes. Many early factors in estimating a yearling's potential have been proven correct, others false, and there's many fo... Read More

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AAEP Reports

January 01, 2001

The 2001 annual convention of the American Association of Equine Practitioners served up a banquet of information for veterinarians and horse owners. One full day was devoted to owner education, featuring veterinarians speaking on a variety of... Read More

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AAEP Names Tom Lenz New Vice President

December 01, 2000

Thomas R. Lenz, DVM, MS, has been named the 2001 vice president of the American Association of Equine Practitioners.  The appointment was announced in August during the AAEP Board of Directors meeting in Gleneden Beach, Ore.  He will... Read More

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Gary L. Carpenter to Receive AAEP Stubbs Award

December 01, 2000

Executive vice president and executive director of The Jockey Club Gary L. Carpenter has been selected as the 2000 recipient of the George Stubbs Award, presented by the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP).  The award... Read More

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AAEP Honors Two With New Service Award

December 01, 2000

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) has named R. Bruce Hollett, DVM, MS, and Mrs. Lucy Kester as the recipients of its first-ever Distinguished Service Award.  The honor recognizes individuals who have provided exemplary... Read More

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Three To Be Honored As AAEP Distinguished Life Members

November 27, 2000

Three past presidents of the American Association of Equine Practitioners will be honored with the group's 2000 Distinguished Life Member award.  James Coffman, DVM, Gary Lavin, VMD, and Robert Shideler, DVM, will be recognized for their... Read More

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AAEP Market View Launches Data Web Site

January 01, 2000

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP), in conjunction with Edward L. Blach, DVM, MS, MBA, has launched a new web site designed to provide equine marketing data to the horse industry and the companies who make and sell products... Read More

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AAEP 1999: Purchase Exam Forum

December 07, 1999

Governance changes brought about a new procedure at the 1999 American Association of Equine Practitioner's Convention held in Albuquerque, New Mexico. A forum replaced the committee format from previous years. The forum exists to provide everyon... Read More

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AAEP 1999: Infectious Diseases Subcommittee on Equine Identification

December 07, 1999

Presented by Committee Chairman: Timothy R. Cordes, DVM, Dec. 4, 1999

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According to Ralph C. Knowles, DVM, Veterinary Consultant, early equine identification in the United States... Read More

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AAEP Internship Program Offers

April 02, 1999

A unique internship program developed by the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP), the first of its kind in equine medicine to offer equine veterinary students a practical and “real world” look at equine... Read More

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AAEP 1998 Convention Prospects

February 01, 1999

EQUIPMENT


Mobile Clinic
LaBoit has introduced the Medical Trailer in 12', 14', 16', and 18' sizes. According to the company, all procedures done in a stationary clinic... Read More

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AAEP Convention 1998 Wrap-Up

February 01, 1999

Wonder where your veterinarian was the first week in December? If he or she is at the top of the game as an equine practitioner, you probably could find him or her enjoying the weather in Baltimore, Md., site of the 44th American Association of... Read More

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AHC And AAEP Developing Guidelines

May 23, 1998

The American Horse Council's Animal Welfare Committee is working with the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) and others to develop voluntary “care and handling guidelines” for the equine industry.... Read More

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AVMA Joins AAEP In Support Of PMU Farm Management

February 17, 1998

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the nation's largest veterinary organization, released a statement in support of the American Association of Equine Practitioners' (AAEP) assessment of the management of mares utilized in the... Read More

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AAEP Internship Program Offers "Front Line" Education

February 17, 1998

A new and unique internship program developed by the American Association of Equine Practitioners will be the first of its kind in equine medicine to offer equine veterinary students a practical and "real world" look at equine veterinary... Read More

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AAEP Contributes To NTRA Effort

February 17, 1998

The American Association of Equine Practitioners and its members have contributed $100,000 to assist this spring's launching of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA). The contribution consists of $25,000 from th... Read More

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Knox Awarded AAEP/Pony Club Scholarship

January 30, 1998

Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine student Peter Knox was awarded the 1997 American Association of Equine Practitioners/United States Pony Club (USPC) scholarship awarded to a veterinary student who has been, or is... Read More

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Protection and Perception: The AAEP On-Call Program

January 01, 1998

Of the 84 horses pre-entered in the 14th Breeders' Cup Day of championship racing for Thoroughbreds, 10 did not answer the call to the post the next Saturday. Two horses had a "system" disease that took them out of training. One horse (... Read More

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AQHA Receives AAEP Equine Welfare Award

December 10, 1997

The American Quarter Horse Association was the recipient of the American Association of Equine Practitioner's 1997 Equine Welfare Award which was presented December 9 at the AAEP's annual convention in Phoenix, Arizona.

AQHA was... Read More

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3M Partners With AAEP

December 01, 1997

The 3M Company Animal Care Products of St. Paul, Minn., has joined the growing list of top companies recognized by the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) as Educational Partners. "3M has been a long-time exhibitor at the annual... Read More