Veterinary Students

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Six New Vets Receive AAEP Foundation Scholarships

December 07, 2016

Six veterinary graduates of 2016 committed to careers in equine medicine received $4,000 scholarships.... Read More

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Vet Students Receive Merck/AAEP Foundation Scholarships

December 05, 2016

Five vet students committed to careers in equine medicine each received $5,000 scholarships.... Read More

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University of Maryland Equine Program Breeds Success

September 18, 2016

Learn about the university's Thoroughbred breeding program, a winning one-eyed gelding, and more.... Read More

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Penn Vet Adds Animal Welfare Courses to Curriculum

September 01, 2016

Sue McDonnell, MS, PhD, will teach the equine welfare class.... Read More

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The Horse Launches New Program for College Students

August 25, 2016

Students can receive complimentary digital access to The Horse while enrolled at partner schools. ... Read More

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UK Grad Student Named Zoetis Vet Parasitology Resident

June 23, 2016

Ashley Steuer, DVM, will carry out a dual residency and PhD program in veterinary parasitology.... Read More

Veterinary student Patrick Succo is teaching high-schoolers in the Navajo Nation about equine health; he helped spark a new partnership involving the Colorado State veterinary program.

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Navajo Student Helps Launch CSU Vet Program Home Community

June 09, 2016

Patrick Succo is teaching Navajo high-schoolers to determine correct vaccine dosage for horses and more.... Read More

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25 Vet Students Rewarded for Commitment to Equine Medicine

May 27, 2016

The Winner's Circle Scholarship Program has provided $1,102,500 in scholarships since its inception in 2008.... Read More

Hayley squeezes in time to ride her 13-year-old Thoroughbred gelding, Joker, whom she got "free to a good home" last fall.

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A Day in the Life of an Equine Veterinary Student

May 17, 2016

Hayley Rasmussen-Ball describes a typical 24 hours in the world she wouldn't trade for anything.... Read More

Veterinary students perform an examination.

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Veterinarians, Students Serve Working Horses in Honduras

April 29, 2016

Take a behind-the-scenes look at how the group provided care to more than 300 working equids in Southern Honduras.... Read More

WCVM student Jacqueline Harrison learning how to bleed a horse with the help of her summer project supervisor Dr. Stacy Anderson.

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Temperature and Equine Inflammation: Is There a Link?

March 25, 2016

A vet student shares her experience studying equine neutrophil function at various incubation temperatures.... Read More

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'Breeding Bonny' Could Help Students With Reproductive Exams

March 18, 2016

Researchers recently tested an equine gynecological exam simulator for its suitability in veterinary training programs.... Read More

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UK Student Entrepreneurs Take First Place at Georgia Bowl

February 25, 2016

The team's service provides a blood test that can potentially predict injuries in horses before serious problems occur.... Read More

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Six Promising New Vets Awarded AAEP Foundation Scholarships

December 09, 2015

Six 2015 veterinary graduates committed to careers in equine medicine were each presented with $4,000 scholarships.... Read More

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Five Vet Students Receive Merck/AAEP Foundation Scholarships

December 07, 2015

The students received the inaugural $5,000 scholarships via the Merck Animal Health/AAEP Foundation scholarship program.... Read More

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Veterinary Students Benefit from Zoetis Support Program

November 24, 2015

The program is returning for its eighth year and providing around $1.5 million in donations.... Read More

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New Online Course on Horses Launches at UF

October 02, 2015

The course includes information on common health issues, the species' history, equine business and research, and more.... Read More

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Six New Vets Selected for AAEP Foundation Scholarships

July 22, 2015

Recipients are evaluated on academics, leadership, and involvement in activities benefiting horses' health and welfare.... Read More

An artist’s rendering illustrates plans for CSU’s new Helen and Arthur E. Johnson Family Equine Hospital, to encompass 180,000 square feet at a projected total cost of $47 million.

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CSU Receives Gift to Build New Equine Hospital

July 21, 2015

A $10 million gift launching plans at Colorado State University (CSU) to build a state-of-the-art equine hospital.... Read More

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TERF Announces $100,000 Commitment to Penn Vet

July 20, 2015

The TERF Opportunity Scholarship Fund will support students, with a preference for those interested in equine medicine.... Read More

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Team Valor Presents Aspiring Vet Student with Scholarship

June 16, 2015

Mercedes Hernandez is an incoming freshman at SUNY-Cobleskill with a major in equine science.... Read More

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AAEP Foundation Accepting Applications for Research Fellows

June 15, 2015

These annual scholarships are awarded to AAEP-member veterinarians who are beginning careers in equine research.... Read More

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Scholarships Helps Alleviate Vet Education Cost

May 09, 2015

The Winner's Circle Scholarship Program has provided assistance to 27 fourth-year veterinary students.... Read More

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Embedding Equitation Science in Vet Student Curriculum

September 28, 2014

One university integrated equitation science into their program to teach behavior and learning theory.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Ashish Tiwari

September 27, 2014

Viruses have always intrigued Ashish Tiwari and inspired him to pursue a career researching influenza virus.... Read More