Recent News for Equine Care Professions

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New AAEP Board of Directors Members for 2014 Installed

December 10, 2013

Dr. Mark Baus and Dr. Stuart Brown have joined the AAEP board of directors.... Read More

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Veterinarian-Farrier Team Key to Managing Laminitic Horses

December 10, 2013

Both individuals' expertise is needed to rehab and maintain these horses' feet for the best possible outcome.... Read More

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Monday's Top Tweets from the 2013 AAEP Convention

December 09, 2013

View some of the top tweets from Monday at the 2013 American Association of Equine Practitioners' Convention.... Read More

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Boehringer Ingelheim Announces Research Award Recipients

December 09, 2013

Each researcher will receive a grant of $15,000 to study equine infectious diseases during 2014. ... Read More

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Nelson Receives AAEP Foundation Past Presidents' Fellow

December 09, 2013

Nelson is researching early arthritis detection.... Read More

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Researchers Receive 2013 EQUUS Foundation Research Fellows

December 09, 2013

Each received a $5,000 fellow to support their endeavors in equine research and a $500 travel stipend.... Read More

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Sunday's Top Tweets from the 2013 AAEP Convention

December 08, 2013

View some of the top tweets from Sunday at the 2013 American Association of Equine Practitioners' Convention.... Read More

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Cornell to Operate Ruffian Equine Specialists Hospital

December 04, 2013

Cornell has signed a lease-buy for the former Ruffian Equine Medical Center, located near Belmont Park. ... Read More

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Drug to Treat Equine Joint Dysfunction Gains FDA Approval

December 03, 2013

The drug is designed to treat joint dysfunction in horses associated with equine osteoarthritis.... Read More

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Year by Year, Tooth by Tooth

December 03, 2013

There are many elements that must remain within a normal range in order for a horse's mouth to stay healthy.... Read More

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UK College of Agriculture, Food, & Environment Has New Dean

November 27, 2013

Nancy Cox, PhD, has accepted the position as dean of the UK College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment.... Read More

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Zoetis Provides $1.2 Million to AAEP, FFA, AABP Programs

November 26, 2013

Zoetis raised $1,231,243 to benefit students through the AAEP Foundation, FFA, the AABP Foundation.... Read More

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Wong Joins TVMDL Drug Testing Laboratory

November 25, 2013

Before joining TVMDL, Dr. Colton Wong worked in the Hong Kong Jockey Club racing laboratory. ... Read More

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Barrett named Professor of Equine Surgery

November 24, 2013

Jennifer Barrett, DVM, PhD, Dipl. ACVS, ACVSMR, was named Theodora Ayer Randolph Professor of Equine Surgery.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Laurel Mastro

November 23, 2013

Mastro's research focused primarily on pituitary pars intermedia dysfunction (PPID).... Read More

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Lessons in Agriculture from the Land Down Under

November 22, 2013

Kentucky-based professionals visited Australia to observe the country's agricultural practices.... Read More

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Connecticut Non-Veterinarian Tooth Floater Faces Charges

November 22, 2013

A Connecticut woman is facing charges for allegedly practicing veterinary medicine without a license.... Read More

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UCB Course Providing Horse Care Experience

November 17, 2013

The module covers feeding, stable management, first aid, health care, exercise methods, and more. ... Read More

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High-Tech Horse Scanner is a First for Western Australia

November 16, 2013

Murdoch University's new CT scanner is large enough to accommodate horses, as well as smaller animals. ... Read More

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New Bolton Center, TERF Announce Scholarships Awards

November 13, 2013

Two Penn Vet students received scholarships from the Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (TERF). ... Read More

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Researchers Create Equine Jugular Vein Injection Simulator

November 13, 2013

The simulator is designed to let veterinary students master injection skills before working with a live horse.... Read More

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UC Davis Acquires New Linear Accelerator

November 09, 2013

The system is designed to allow radiation oncologists to deliver powerful treatments with pinpoint accuracy.... Read More

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NAHMS Planning for Third Equine Industry Study

November 08, 2013

The National Animal Health Monitoring System (NAHMS) is planning for its third national equine industry study.... Read More

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Jackson Honored with UC Davis Distinguished Service Award

November 03, 2013

Jackson received the award for her support of numerous equine performance-related research studies.... Read More

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Aleman Board Certified in ACVIM Subspecialty of Neurology

November 01, 2013

Aleman is now dual board certified in large animal internal medicine and neurology.... Read More