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Dr. Harry Werner Named AAEP Distinguished Life Member

November 24, 2017

The award honors an AAEP member who has made outstanding contributions to the association throughout their career.... Read More

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Ryerss Farm for Aged Equines Awarded AAEP 2017 Lavin Cup

November 24, 2017

The Lavin Cup honors a nonveterinary organization or individual that works to improve equine welfare. ... Read More

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Infectious Disease Expert Named AAEP Distinguished Educator

November 24, 2017

Dr. Peter Timoney received the honor for his contributions to the body of knowledge on equine infectious diseases. ... Read More

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Concussion or Injury? There's an App for That

November 24, 2017

The Saddle Up Safely app includes a return-to-riding protocol, an injury and concussion assessment tool, and more.... Read More

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New Website Features UK's Historic Parasitology Horse Herds

November 24, 2017

The website features the history of two parasitology research herds that scientists have managed at UK since the 1970s.... Read More

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Managing Chronic Laminitis

November 24, 2017

Horses with chronic laminitis should be closely monitored during treatment and recovery. Here's what to consider.... Read More

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Grice, Brown Receive 2017 AAEP President's Award

November 23, 2017

Reynolds Cowles, DVM, 2017 AAEP president, selected Amy Grice, VMD, MBA, and Stuart Brown, DVM, to receive the award.... Read More

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UKVDL Map of the Month: Antimicrobial Resistance

November 23, 2017

Antimicrobial resistance and susceptibility are real concerns in the veterinary and human health world.... Read More

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Collins Receives AAEP 'Beyond the Call' Award

November 23, 2017

Dr. Nancy Collins received the award for her commitment to improving equine welfare and the lives of others.... Read More

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Inaugural Teri Lear Memorial Lecture Focused on Cytogenetics

November 23, 2017

Terje Raudsepp, PhD, presented in honor of UK equine genetics researcher Teri Lear, PhD, who passed away in 2016.... Read More

Forage and water sources are scarce after Nevada's Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.

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BLM Concludes Emergency Nevada Wild Horse Gather

November 23, 2017

Forage and water sources were scarce after the Fox and Lake Range Herd Management Area was burned by wildfire.... Read More

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Common OTTB Behavior Traits

November 23, 2017

I'm considering purchasing an ex-racehorse. Are there any common behavior problems in OTTBs that I should be aware of? ... Read More

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Winter is Coming: Are Your Horses and Farm Ready?

November 23, 2017

Three equine professionals offer tips for preparing your animals, facilities, and yourself for the deep freeze ahead.... Read More

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UK Extension Agents to Host 11th Pastures Please!! Workshop

November 22, 2017

The event will take place Jan. 22, 2018, at the Scott County Extension Office, in Georgetown, Kentucky.... Read More

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Three Join AAEP Board of Directors

November 22, 2017

Duane Chappell, DVM; Foster Northrop, DVM; and Deborah Spike-Pierce, DVM, MBA, will serve three-year terms.... Read More

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Macpherson Installed as 2018 AAEP President

November 22, 2017

Margo Macpherson, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACT, is a tenured professor of reproduction at the University of Florida.... Read More

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Oregon Equine Reproduction Specialist Named AAEP Treasurer

November 22, 2017

Lisa Metcalf, MS, DVM, Dipl. ACT, founding owner of Honahlee, PC, an equine reproduction facility in Sherwood, Oregon.... Read More

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FEI, Glasgow Extend Equine Injury Research Agreement

November 22, 2017

The FEI and the University of Glasgow will further develop the Global Endurance Injuries Study. ... Read More

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Thrush Prevention

November 22, 2017

We've had a lot of rain lately and my horse's pasture is muddy. How can I treat his thrush and keep it from coming back?... Read More

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Does Your Horse Have Healthy Hooves? Keep Them That Way

November 22, 2017

Consider the big picture--from farrier care and diet to environment and genetics--when maintaining your horse's feet.... Read More

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Colic Researcher Named Past Presidents' Research Fellow

November 21, 2017

Dr. Anje Bauck received the 2017 AAEP Foundation Past Presidents' Research Fellow for her equine colic surgery research.... Read More

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Sears Awarded EQUUS Foundation Research Fellow

November 21, 2017

Dr. Kelly Sears' equine piroplasmosis research resulted in the discovery of a new Theileria organism.... Read More

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BI Announces 2017 Equine Research Award Recipients

November 21, 2017

The "Advancement in Equine Research Award" gives $45,000 for infectious disease research. ... Read More

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Poll Recap: Equine Acupuncture

November 21, 2017

Nearly half of the 475 respondents said they have had acupuncture performed on their horses.... Read More

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Monday's Top Tweets From the 2017 AAEP Convention

November 21, 2017

Top tweets and take-homes from Monday's educational sessions and the AAEP President's luncheon.... Read More