Veterinary Practice

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2012 CSU Equine Reproduction Lectures Scheduled

December 24, 2011

Get in-depth education and hands-on experience in the reproductive management of stallions, mares, and foals.
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Cushing's Disease and EMS Horse Course Archived

December 23, 2011

"Cushing's Disease and Equine Metabolic Syndrome" was presented by three authorities on the topics.... Read More

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Drug Combo Could Improve Safety of Equine Anesthesia

December 20, 2011

A combination of guiafenesin and propofol reduced adverse reactions that occur when propofol is used alone.... Read More

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MSU Veterinary Student Selected for Prestigious Scholarship

December 18, 2011

The MSU College of Veterinary Medicine congratulates Laura Hoholik, a Markel Scholarship recipient. ... Read More

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AAEP Examines Owner-Trainer-Vet Relationship in Racing

December 16, 2011

The AAEP is developing protocol to improve the relationship among owners, trainers, and veterinarians.... Read More

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Relationship between S. neurona and EPM Examined

December 14, 2011

Researchers discuss the parasite's life cycle, EPM diagnostic testing, and the S. neurona genome project.... Read More

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WCVM to Host Horse Health Education Day for Young Riders

December 14, 2011

Pony Club and 4-H members will learn about horse health care, equine veterinary medicine, and horse husbandry.... Read More

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Cold Weather Horse Care Tips

December 14, 2011

By following these tips you can help keep your horse healthy all winter.... Read More

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UC Davis Lecture Addresses Foot Shape, Shoeing Lame Horses

December 11, 2011

Sue Dyson, MA, VetMB, PhD, DEO, FRCVS, and Chris Gregory, CJF, FWCF, will present at the lecture in January.... Read More

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Cohen Discusses Epidemiology at AAEP Convention

December 09, 2011

Veterinarians use the principles of evidence-based medicine when they diagnose patients.... Read More

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Harmonski, Wilson Receive 2011 Good Works for Horses Award

December 07, 2011

The pair was recognized for their commitment to serving equine veterinary needs at Mylestone Equine Rescue.... Read More

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Researchers Evaluate Endocrinopathic Laminitis Prevalence

December 03, 2011

Endocrinopathic laminitis might be more common in horses affected by endocrine disease than once believed.... Read More

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Milne Lecture on Epidemiology (AAEP 2011)

December 02, 2011

Learn how vets and horse owners can more critically and accurately evaluate horse health information.... Read More

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Understanding Chronic Pain

December 01, 2011

Chronic pain can't be ignored, as it negatively impacts both a horse's physiology and his mental health.... Read More

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AAEP Convention Attracts 6,400 to San Antonio

November 30, 2011

Nearly 6,400 veterinary professionals, guests, and exhibitors attended the 2011 meeting.... Read More

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AAEP Convention Attendees Assist at Therapeutic Riding Cente

November 29, 2011

Laura Smiley grasped the waistline of 13-year-old Branbt Franco's jeans as they paced along a fencel... Read More

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Low-Dose Corticosteroids for Treating Acute Laminitis

November 28, 2011

Corticosteroids' benefits (when used appropriately, in low doses) should outweigh the risks.... Read More

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Jill Beech, VMD, Named AAEP Distinguished Educator

November 22, 2011

Beech has influenced the careers of thousands of students and young faculty members at Penn Vet.... Read More

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Complementary Therapies

November 18, 2011

Discussion of complementary therapies such as acupuncture, chiropractic, homeopathy, and herbal medicine.... Read More

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Five and 60-Second Flexion Tests Yield Similar Results

November 13, 2011

The researchers found that hock flexion for five and 60 second yielded similar results in flexion tests.... Read More

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Joint Infection Risk and Other 2011 Sports Medicine Studies

November 12, 2011

One study evaluated the effects of needle size and clipping hair on debris found in joints after injection.... Read More

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Good Works Honoree Provides for Therapeutic Riding Center

November 10, 2011

Shawn Dolan, DVM, of Augusta, Mich., was selected as the September Good Works For Horses Campaign honoree. ... Read More

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2011 Rutgers Equine Science Update Scheduled for Dec. 8

November 08, 2011

The evening will include a high-speed treadmill demonstration and an Equine Science Center activity update.... Read More

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Fall Horse Health Care Tips

November 06, 2011

Taking certain steps during autumn months can help ensure your horse maintains his good health.... Read More

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Intravenous Catheter Care for Horses

November 05, 2011

How to properly use, care for, and identify problems with intravenous catheters in horses.... Read More