Veterinarian Industry Announcements

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Reilly to Present Virtual Tour of Penn Vet’s Farrier Museum

April 21, 2013

The presentation will examine how the past might influence the future concepts of equine hoof care.... Read More

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Pfizer Animal Health is Now Zoetis

April 20, 2013

The animal health division of Pfizer has become Zoetis, a stand-alone animal health company. ... Read More

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Three Elected to AHC Board

April 19, 2013

The AHC has elected John Long, Scott Wells, and Don Treadway to the organization's Board of Trustees. ... Read More

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West Virginia to Accept Six-Month Equine Health Certificates

April 18, 2013

West Virginia has joined a group of states in an agreement to accept six-month equine health certificates.... Read More

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AAEP Announces 2013 Summer CE Schedule

April 17, 2013

The meetings will impart best practices in the diagnosis and treatment of core areas of equine health.... Read More

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Equine Reproduction Specialist LeBlanc Dies

April 15, 2013

Reproduction specialist Michelle LeBlanc, DVM, Dipl. ACT, died April 13 after a battle with ovarian cancer. ... Read More

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'Manual of Equine Neonatal Medicine,' 4th Edition, Published

April 14, 2013

The fourth edition has been completely updated and has several new sections added.... Read More

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Montana to Better Enforce Equine Passport Requirements

April 13, 2013

State officials say they'll be more stringently enforcing requirements for six-month equine travel passports... Read More

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Equine Guelph to Offer Second Colic Prevention eWorkshop

April 13, 2013

Equine Guelph has opened registration for a second offering of their eWorkshop on colic prevention.... Read More

Susanne Münstermann, DVM, PhD, chargée de mission at the OIE, addressed delegates on improving the international movement of top-level sport horses at the FEI Sports Forum on April 8, 2013.

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FEI Sports Forum: Improving "Frequent Flyer" Horse Movement

April 09, 2013

Attendees discussed improving the international movement of top-level sport horses at the FEI Sports Forum. ... Read More

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2013 ISES Conference Scheduled for July 18-20

April 09, 2013

This year's theme will be "Embracing Science to Enhance Equine Welfare and Horse-Human Interactions."... Read More

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Dressage Protective Headgear Rule Change Effective Today

April 01, 2013

Protective headgear is now required for anyone on horseback on the grounds of USEF dressage competitions.... Read More

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High Profile Speakers to Address 2013 FEI Sports Forum

March 31, 2013

The FEI has announced the full list of speakers that will speak at organization's Sports Forum in April. ... Read More

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Program for 2013 WEVA Congress Announced

March 31, 2013

WEVA has announced the final program for the biennial congress in Budapest, Hungary, taking place Oct. 3-5.... Read More

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VPRF Continues Support for ACVIM Foundation

March 30, 2013

The ACVIMF and the VPRF announced a call for proposals for animal health studies with a pharmacologic focus. ... Read More

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AHC, AAEP Issue Letter on Equine Disease Outbreaks

March 28, 2013

The AHC and the AAEP issued an open letter to the horse industry regarding U.S. equine disease outbreaks.... Read More

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UK College of Law to Host Equine Law Conference

March 27, 2013

The 28th Annual National Conference on Equine Law will take place May 1 and 2 at Keeneland Race Course. ... Read More

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Cornell Offers Summer Course for High Schoolers, Undergrads

March 23, 2013

The program introduces aspiring veternarians and horse enthusiasts to horse husbandry and veterinary medicine.... Read More

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Bayly to Return to Equine Research

March 17, 2013

Dr. Warwick Bayly announced he will return to full-time equine research, effective May 31.... Read More

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LSU Veterinary School Opens Large Animal Isolation Unit

March 11, 2013

The eight-stall facility is located at LSU's Veterinary Teaching Hospital. ... Read More

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LSU SVM Receives Grant for Integrative Medicine Program

March 10, 2013

Louisiana State University received the $60,000 grant to support their integrative medicine programs.... Read More

Udeni Balasuriya, a professor at the University of Kentucky Maxwell H. Gluck Equine Research Center, was recently awarded a $2.9 million grant to identify the genetic factors responsible for establishment of equine arteritis virus (EAV) carrier state in stallions.

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UK Researcher Awarded $2.9 Million for EAV Research

March 05, 2013

Udeni Balasuriya, BVSc, MS, PhD, will study genetic factors related to the EAV carrier state in stallions. ... Read More

Laurent Cellier, sports director of the Normandy 2014 Organizing Committee, and Dr. Anne Couroucé-Malblanc, veterinary services manager of the Normandy 2014 Organizing Committee

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Vet Services Manager for 2014 WEG Organizing Committee Appointed

March 01, 2013

The committee appointed Anne Couroucé-Malblanc, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ECEIM, as the veterinary services manager.... Read More

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Virginia Horse Council and ELCR to Host Educational Forum

February 20, 2013

Forum sessions will focus on important equine land conservation issues, horse health, and more.... Read More

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Dr. Roberta Dwyer Receives UK Alumni Association Great Teacher Award

February 19, 2013

Dwyer was recognized for excellence in the classroom with the 2013 UK Alumni Association Great Teacher Award.... Read More