Veterinarian Industry Announcements

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AVA Responds to NSW Court Decision on Vet Licensing

March 30, 2014

The Australian Veterinary Association believes the recent decision will be detrimental to horse racing.... Read More

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First UK Equine Research Crowdfunding Project Raises $6,000

March 28, 2014

The crowdfunding project is possibly the first such effort in the veterinary science field.... Read More

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TRF Names Messer, Scherf to Board

March 26, 2014

The TRF has named Nat T. Messer IV, DVM, ABVP, and Christopher Scherf to its board of directors.... Read More

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Madigan to Deliver 2014 Milne State-of-the-Art Lecture

March 20, 2014

John Madigan, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVIM, ACAW, will speak at the 2014 AAEP convention in Salt Lake City.... Read More

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McIlwraith Honored by Orthopaedic Research Society

March 18, 2014

McIlwraith is the first veterinarian honored with a career award from the Orthopaedic Research Society.... Read More

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AHT Infectious Disease Group receives NEF Commendation

March 11, 2014

The commendation came in recognition of the group's work on disease research, surveillance, and management. ... Read More

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Equine Massage Therapists Sue Arizona Vet Board

March 06, 2014

The therapists claim the veterinary medical examining board is violating their right to earn a living.... Read More

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New Veterinary Representatives Join AAEP On Call Team

March 06, 2014

On Call representatives provide timely health-care information about equine athletes during televised events. ... Read More

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Grayson-Jockey Club to Provide Research Funding in 2014

February 27, 2014

The Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation will fund 19 research projects worth $1,003,580 in 2014. ... Read More

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Equine Surgeon, New Bolton Center Founder Raker Dies

February 23, 2014

Charles W. Raker, VMD, Dipl. ACVS, died peacefully on Feb. 16. He was 93. ... Read More

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Veterinarian, Equine Advocate Leitch Dies

February 18, 2014

Midge Leitch, VMD, Dipl ACVS, has died after a long battle with cancer. She was 67 years old.... Read More

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University of Tennessee to Host Equine Podiatry Conference

February 08, 2014

The inaugural conference for veterinarians and farriers will take place on Mar. 8.... Read More

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Dr. Leroy Coggins Dies at 81

February 07, 2014

Leroy Coggins, DVM, PhD, who in 1970 developed the now ubiquitous Coggins test, has died at the age of 81.... Read More

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CE Credit Offered for Equine Digital Best Practices Webinar

January 26, 2014

One hour of credit is available for veterinarians, vet techs, and administrators attending the webinar.... Read More

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Surgeon Baker Joins Hagyard Equine Medical Institute

January 14, 2014

William True Baker, DVM, Dipl. ACVS, joined the practice as a surgeon at the Davidson Surgery Center.... Read More

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Palmer Named NYSGC Equine Medical Director

January 13, 2014

Scott Palmer, VMD, Dipl. AVBP, will oversee the health and safety of horses at all New York state racetracks.... Read More

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International Equine Disease Report, Third Quarter 2013

January 12, 2014

Confirmed diseases included CEM, strangles, influenza, EHV, ehrlichiosis, rotavirus, salmonellosis, and more.... Read More

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NCSU to Host Veterinarian, Horse Owner Symposiums

January 11, 2014

NCSU will host seminars for horse owners, veterinary professionals, and students on Feb. 8-9.... Read More

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Equine Veterinary Case Referral Guidelines Published

January 06, 2014

Veterinarians completed guidelines for owners and practitioners to use when dealing with referral cases. ... Read More

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Veterinarians Making Progress on National Equine Health Plan

December 29, 2013

The NEHP is designed to aid in equine disease surveillance and to make biosecurity recommendations.... Read More

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NSW Supreme Court Grants Injunction to Racing Veterinarians

December 27, 2013

The vets sought a delay in the start of a plan to license veterinarians treating racehorses in training. ... Read More

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Gift to Fund Purdue Equine Diagnostic, Surgical Center

December 25, 2013

A $2.7 million gift will help Purdue University build an equine diagnostic and surgical center. ... Read More

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USEA Forms New Horse Health Education Partnership

December 19, 2013

USEA announces educational partnership with Virginia Tech, Michigan State, ISELP, and Capitol Productions TV.... Read More

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Kanara Honored with 2013 AAEP President’s Award

December 13, 2013

The award honors a member who has contributed time and expertise to benefit horse health and welfare. ... Read More

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Wednesday's Top Tweets from the 2013 AAEP Convention

December 11, 2013

View some of the top tweets from Wednesday at the 2013 AAEP Convention.... Read More