Recent News for Vet Convention Reports

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BEVA has Busiest Year Yet Supporting the Industry

September 15, 2013

The past year has been one of the busiest in the British Equine Veterinary Association's (BEVA) history. ... Read More

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2013 BEVA Awards Reward Veterinary Excellence

September 14, 2013

The awards were established recognize and support significant accomplishments by BEVA members.... Read More

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New BEVA President Appointed

September 13, 2013

Paul Jepson, BVSc MSc MRCVS, has been appointed as new BEVA president for 2013-14.... Read More

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Anderson to Serve as AAEP Vice President

September 09, 2013

Kathleen Anderson, DVM, will be installed during the President’s Luncheon at the 59th Annual Convention.... Read More

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Speakers Announced for 2013 Laminitis Conference

August 26, 2013

Leading laminitis researchers, scholars, clinicians, and farriers will present recent findings in November.... Read More

A Belgian mare with botulism is placed into a hydraulic lift at Ohio State University.

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Botulism in Horses: An Update

August 10, 2013

Learn about current recommendations for diagnosis and treatment of this often deadly disease.... Read More

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Box Elder Tree Seeds Linked to Seasonal Pasture Myopathy

August 09, 2013

Researchers weed out the causes of deadly seasonal pasture myopathy and atypical myopathy in horses.... Read More

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Equine Immunodeficiencies Reviewed

August 05, 2013

Equine mmunodeficiencies can be challenging to diagnose, and even more difficult--or impossible--to manage.... Read More

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Equine Medicine Takes Center Stage at 2013 AAEP Convention

August 01, 2013

The 2013 AAEP Convention will take place in Nashville, Tenn., Dec. 7-11.... Read More

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Equine Emerging Diseases Reviewed

August 01, 2013

Learn about coronavirus, EPM, Lyme disease, influenza, and Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis.... Read More

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Fetal Consciousness' Impact on Equine Neonatal Health

July 28, 2013

Researchers believe the fetal consciousness transition could have a significant impact on neonatal health.... Read More

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Equine Postoperative Ileus Insights

July 22, 2013

Gain insight about postoperative ileus: a potentially life-threatening complication of colic surgery.... Read More

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Equine Collapse Reviewed

July 17, 2013

Equine collapse frequently presents a diagnostic challenge for veterinarians, and many cases go unsolved.... Read More

Researchers provided horses with daily inhaled corticosteroid treatments of fluticasone propionate through a respirator mask covering both nostrils.

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Inhaled Corticosteroids, Management Changes Help RAO Horses

July 10, 2013

A combination of inhaled corticosteroids and environmental antigen avoidance helped horses with heaves.... Read More

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CT for Diagnosing Lung Disease in Foals

July 08, 2013

Veterinarians are taking a page from human medicine books by using CT to evaluate pulmonary disease in foals.... Read More

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2013 Merial Applied Equine Research Award Nominations Sought

July 06, 2013

The 2013 award will honor advances in the understanding of equine emerging diseases.... Read More

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Inside Internal Medicine

July 02, 2013

Learn how an equine internal medicine specialist might be able to help your horse.... Read More

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Supplement Reduces Gastric Ulcer Reoccurrence

July 02, 2013

An LSU study found that, after omeprazole treatment, SmartGut Ultra reduced the return of ulcers in horses.... Read More

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Vitamin E Supplementation for Neurologic Disorders

June 27, 2013

One researcher reviews vitamin E supplementation in horses with neurologic disorders.... Read More

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ACVIM 2013: Animal Survivor Q Beat an Uncommon Infection

June 14, 2013

The ACVIM named Q one of their animal survivors after he successfully overcame proliferative enteropathy.... Read More

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Reef Receives Robert W. Kirk Award at 2013 ACVIM Forum

June 13, 2013

Virginia Reef, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, has focused her career on equine cardiology and ultrasonography. ... Read More

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Dr. Ford Bell to Address Veterinarians at 2013 ACVIM Forum

June 12, 2013

Ford W. Bell, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, will deliver the keynote address at the 2013 ACVIM Forum. ... 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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Equine Gastrointestinal Health Reviewed

June 03, 2013

Horse owners can take simple steps to help keep their animals' GI systems functioning optimally.... Read More

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Study Reviews Cecal Cupula Impaction Colic (AAEP 2012)

May 27, 2013

Until recently cecal cupula impactions had only been reported in conjunction with other cecal problems.... Read More