Recent News for Equine Care Professions

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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

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Lloyd's of London, Univ. of Kentucky Continue Partnership

November 01, 2013

The $45,000 contribution from Lloyd's supports the Equine Disease Quarterly. ... Read More

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Equine Joint Injection Simulator Created for Vet Students

November 01, 2013

The simulator allows students practice joint injections before trying their hands at injecting a live horse. ... Read More

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Maintaining Horse Health Records: Keep Notes on Everything!

October 31, 2013

Records can reveal health patterns, provide clues for health concerns, and keep wellness programs on track.... Read More

Photo Courtesy of Animal Health Trust - for use in Making Strides July 2013 issue

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Making Great Strides

October 29, 2013

The Animal Health Trust orthopedics team performs cutting-edge research of equine anatomy and function. ... Read More

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Military Horse Statue Unveiled at Royal Veterinary College

October 27, 2013

The of Sefton, a military horse that survived a terror attack, was unveiled earlier this month.... Read More

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CSU Surgeon Honored for Research that Helps Horses, Humans

October 24, 2013

Dr. Wayne McIlwraith received the Jacob Markowitz Award for outstanding contributions to medicine.... Read More

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Vet Tech Week Celebrates Your Vet's Partner in Health Care

October 16, 2013

The AVMA reminds everyone how important veterinary technicians are to the veterinary health care team. ... Read More

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What is an Equine Vet Tech?

October 14, 2013

In honor of National Veterinary Technician Week, here's some information about vets' right-hand men and women.... Read More

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AQHF Announces Funding for 2013-14 Equine Research Projects

October 13, 2013

The American Quarter Horse Foundation (AQHF) has announced their 2013-14 equine research grant recipients. ... Read More

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Equine Veterinarian Pryor Dies

October 13, 2013

Peter Pryor, DVM, who worked at a veterinarian at Lane's End Farm, has died; He was 58. ... Read More

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Researchers Evaluate Equine Hematology Parameters

October 13, 2013

Researchers believe variables such as breed and geographic location might impact horses' blood test results.... Read More

Alongside funding vital research, The Horse Trust specialises in providing retirement and respite for working horses and ponies as well as providing specialist care for rescued horses, ponies, and donkeys who have suffered from cruelty or neglect.

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The Horse Trust Named BVNA's 2013 Charity of the Year

October 12, 2013

The British Veterinary Nursing Association nominated The Horse Trust as its charity of the year for 2013. ... Read More

Drs. Chris Kawcak, left, and Wayne McIlWraith oversee the treadmill work of a horse rehabilitating from orthopaedic care. McIlwraith is founding director of the CSU Orthopaedic Research Center, which has received a $6 million gift.

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CSU Equine Sports Medicine Program Receives $6 Million Gift

October 08, 2013

The Malone Family Foundation donated $6 million to Colorado State University's Orthopaedic Research Center. ... Read More

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Equine Researchers work with Regenerative Medicine Center

October 06, 2013

One project will explore regenerative techniques to restore laryngeal function in horses, people, and dogs.... Read More

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Commentary: Horse Health Research Helps Vets, Owners

October 02, 2013

Every step on the way to taking better care of horses is a direct result of research. ... Read More

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AVMA Alliance Invests in Future with New Student Program

September 28, 2013

The new pilot program will provide up to $7,000 annually for activities at each student chapter.... Read More

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UK Graduate Student Spotlight: Brittany Harlow

September 28, 2013

Harlow's research has focused on exploring options for reducing gastrointestinal conditions in the horse.... Read More

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White Honored with Professor Emeritus Status

September 26, 2013

Nathaniel A. White II, DVM, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, has been conferred the title of "professor emeritus."... Read More

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UK Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Launches New Website

September 25, 2013

The new website is aimed toward veterinarians, farmers, animal owners, and organizations. ... Read More

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Laminitis Consortium Continues Extensive Research Program

September 22, 2013

Researchers from The Laminitis Consortium published the results of four more laminitis-associated studies.... Read More

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AVC Receives Donation to Purchase New Equine Surgery Table

September 21, 2013

A generous donation has allowed the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC) to purchase a new equine surgery table.... Read More

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New Jersey Trail Competition to Benefit New Bolton Center

September 21, 2013

The ride--a memorial to the Arabian mare, Taffeta Ribbons--will benefit the Penn Vet's New Bolton Center.... Read More

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UC Davis to Host Donkey Welfare Symposium

September 20, 2013

Goals of the symposium are to improve participants' knowledge of donkey behavior, physiology, and more.... Read More

Charlotte Dujardin on Valegro, winners of the Grand Prix Freestyle at Olympia in 2012.

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Animal Health Trust Named Olympia's Charity of the Year

September 19, 2013

AHT researchers study horse health topics from performance- and injury-related clinical treatment to disease.... Read More