Veterinary Practice

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Law, Morals, and Ethics in Equine Practice (AAEP 2012)

December 25, 2012

One vet says the best way to ensure equine welfare is "through a synergism of law, morals, and ethics."... Read More

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OSHA and the Equine Practitioner (AAEP 2012)

December 24, 2012

Safety in the workplace is as important in veterinary medicine as anywhere else.... Read More

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WEVA Holds Intermediate Meeting in Santiago, Chile

December 24, 2012

Attendees discussed a variety of issues including surgical topics and endocrine disorders, such as PPID.... Read More

Make an annual wellness exam the number one item on your horse-health to-do list, recommends Tanner. The exam will include evaluating your horse’s heart, lungs, gastrointestinal system, soundness, and dental health. This is also a great time for you and your vet to plan a deworming strategy for the year.

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Speaker Coaches Veterinarians on Effective Communication (AAEP 2012)

December 17, 2012

Dieken said If veterinarians can effectively influence their communications they'll have clients for life.... Read More

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones gives the highlights of her week at AAEP. Learn what new ideas she’s taking back to her practice in Florida.

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AAEP 2012: The Practitioner's Experience

December 05, 2012

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones gives the highlights of her week at AAEP and what she'll take back to Florida.... Read More

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AAEP 2012: The Client-Centered Hospital

December 04, 2012

Monty McInturff shares what it means to create a "client-centered" horse hospital during the AAEP Convention.... Read More

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University of Nottingham Seeking Vet Participation in Colic Survey

November 24, 2012

The survey will collect information on how cases of colic present and are assessed in veterinary practice.... Read More

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Former UKVDL Bacteriology Chief Receives National Award

October 24, 2012

Mike Donahue, PhD, received an award for excellence in diagnostic veterinary microbiology.... Read More

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'Learning Theory' to Improve Veterinarian Safety

October 24, 2012

"Learning theory" research could help keep vets safer when working with difficult equine patients.... Read More

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UC Davis Welcomes Equine Reproduction Specialists

October 22, 2012

Following a two-year hiatus due to retirements, the VMTH Equine Reproduction Service returns to full strength.... Read More

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WSU Lecture: Assessing Equine Heart Murmur Significance

October 21, 2012

Veterinarians can earn 1 CE hour for attending the Nov. 6 webinar.... Read More

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Behind the Scenes at the New Bolton Center

October 16, 2012

Go behind the scenes at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine's New Bolton Center.... Read More

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EMS, PPID Focus of Second Equine Endocrinology Summit

September 27, 2012

Endocrinology researchers met to discuss equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) and equine Cushing's disease (PPID).... Read More

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Equine Guelph Offers Additional Equine Biosecurity eWorkshop

September 23, 2012

Equine Guelph has announced the second offering of the Biosecurity Prevention eWorkshop from Oct. 22 - Nov. 4.... Read More

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What's in an Equine Eye Exam?

September 19, 2012

A thorough eye examination can identify numerous potentially vision-threatening problems in horses.... Read More

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Laminitis Research Project Inclusion Criteria Expanded

September 16, 2012

The coordinators of the ongoing laminitis research project have expanded the inclusion criteria.... Read More

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2012 BEVA President Takes the Reins

September 15, 2012

Keith Chandler, BVMS, CertEP, MRCVS, will take over the president role at the end of the 2012 Congress.... Read More

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2012 BEVA Award Winners Announced

September 14, 2012

The BEVA Awards were awarded at the BEVA Congress on Sept. 13, in Birmingham, England.... Read More

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Ohio State to Offer High-Field Equine MRI

September 12, 2012

A mobile, high-field unit will be available at the Veterinary Medical Center at least once monthly.... Read More

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Animal Science Programs

September 01, 2012

There's a school with an equine program that best suits your desired career path.... Read More

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In-Depth: Understanding Radiographs (X rays)

August 14, 2012

Dr. Liberty Getman of Tennessee Equine Hospital describes the different types of radiographs and their uses.... Read More

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AAEP Foundation Names 2012 Grant Recipients

August 10, 2012

The AAEP Foundation will distribute more than $220,000 in grants to organizations and projects in 2012.... Read More

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Understanding Equine Movement Disorders

August 02, 2012

More research is needed to fully understand equine movement disorders such as shivers and stringhalt.... Read More

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Researchers Seeking Horse Owner Help in Laminitis Study

July 30, 2012

Researchers are asking for horse owners' help identifying suitable acute laminitis cases for research.... Read More

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Gluck Center Develops New PCR Assay for EHV-1

July 27, 2012

Kathryn Smith developed and validated a new real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for equine herpesvirus.... Read More