Veterinarian Industry Announcements

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USA Equestrian Trust Awards First Round of 2013 Grants

July 17, 2013

The USA Equestrian Trust awarded nearly $210,000 in grants during the first of two 2013 application periods. ... Read More

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New CEO Appointed for Animal Health Trust

July 17, 2013

Mark Vaudin, PhD, will take the reins from current CEO, Peter Webbon, DVM, at the end of September. ... Read More

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Equine Veterinarian Voss Dies at 79

July 15, 2013

Equine reproduction authority James L. Voss, DVM died July 12 following a long illness. He was 79. ... Read More

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Conducting a Scientific Survey of an Equine Population

July 13, 2013

Reliable data on a state's equine industry is important for veterinarians and business owners, among others. ... Read More

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Veterinarian's Wife Dies in Riding Accident

July 11, 2013

Horsewoman Christine Brown died in a riding accident at her home on July 10. She was 43. ... Read More

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Harris Receives Research Award

July 11, 2013

Dr. Patricia Harris was honored for her work as a scientist and equine nutrition specialist. ... Read More

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UC Davis Equine Surgeons Add New Board Certification

July 05, 2013

Drs. Sarah le Jeune and Jorge Nieto are now board-certified specialists in sports medicine and rehabilitation.... Read More

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UK Ag Equine Programs at Equine Science Society Symposium

June 27, 2013

Eighteen members of the UK Ag Equine Programs attended the annual Equine Science Society Symposium. ... Read More

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Equine Veterinarians to Meet in Melbourne for Conference

June 27, 2013

The southern hemisphere’s largest horse health conference will take place July 14-18 in Melbourne. ... Read More

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Zoetis Becomes Fully Independent Company June 24

June 24, 2013

Zoetis Inc. marked its separation from Pfizer on June 24, its first day as fully independent company. ... Read More

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LSU to Host Large Animal Health Education Series

June 22, 2013

The educational series for veterinarians will include presentations on several horse health topics.... Read More

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WVC Names Rashmir-Raven New Equine Manager

June 22, 2013

Ann Rashmir-Raven, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS will serve a 4-year term as the equine education manager.... Read More

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2013 Hambletonian Veterinary CE Seminar Scheduled

June 18, 2013

The 14th Annual Hambletonian Continuing Education Seminar for Equine Veterinarians will be held Aug. 1-2.... Read More

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McKeever Receives Equine Science Society Award

June 17, 2013

Kenneth McKeever, MS, PhD, FACSM, received the Distinguished Service Award in Equine Science.... Read More

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Equine Research Fellow Applications Accepted through Aug. 1

June 17, 2013

Applications for two equine research fellow positions will be accepted until Aug. 1. ... Read More

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2013 ACVIM Forum to Explore 'One Medicine'

June 11, 2013

One Medicine is a key focus for several presentations during the 2013 ACVIM Forum.... Read More

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Bramlage Serving as On Call Veterinarian for Belmont Stakes

June 05, 2013

Larry Bramlage, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, will serve as the AAEP On Call veterinarian the June 8 Belmont Stakes.... Read More

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UC Davis Seeks Recipient Mare Donations

June 05, 2013

UC Davis is seeking donations of young, healthy mares for its teaching herd to serve as embryo recipients.... Read More

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Rood & Riddle Buys Saratoga, N.Y., Veterinary Service

June 04, 2013

Rood & Riddle announced June 3 it has purchased Saratoga Equine Veterinary Service. ... Read More

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USEF to Webcast June 3 Town Hall Meeting

June 03, 2013

The USEF will host a town hall meeting on horse welfare, which will be broadcast live online on June 3. ... Read More

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AVMA Symposium to Focus on Animals Welfare

June 02, 2013

The event is designed adress animals' welfare and veterinarians' responsibilities to protect it.... Read More

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EQStable App by Zoetis Available on the Apple App Store

May 29, 2013

With the EQStable app owners can centralize pertinent horse health information on their phone.... Read More

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Collaborating With Horses to Develop Emotional Intelligence

May 29, 2013

A study explored how working with horses can develop emotional intelligence in humans.... Read More

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Sonder Named Director of UC Davis Center for Equine Health

May 29, 2013

Claudia Sonder, DVM, has been appointed director of the UC Davis Center for Equine Health, effective June 1.... Read More

FEI President HRH Princess Haya (left), Goodwill Ambassador to the OIE, opened the 81st General Session of the World Assembly of OIE Delegates on May 26 in Paris.

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Princess Haya Opens 2013 OIE Assembly in Paris

May 28, 2013

She described the importance of finding sustainable solutions to human and animal health issues.... Read More