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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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Nutritional Management of Insulin Resistance in Horses

December 09, 2013

Learn how you can use nutritional planning to manage insulin resistance in horses.... 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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Manual Lymph Drainage to aid in Laminitis Treatment?

December 08, 2013

One researcher believes manual lymph drainage might help speed recovery in affected horses. ... Read More

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Researchers Evaluate Hoof Wall Tubule Density, Morphology

December 06, 2013

Researchers are studying if hoof wall tubule density could provide clues as to a laminitic horse's prognosis.... Read More

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Longeing Surface's Effects on Sound, Lame Horses

December 04, 2013

The team found movement symmetry differences between sound and lame horses longed on soft and hard surfaces.... Read More

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Commentary: Fourth CVC Features First Equine Track

November 29, 2013

Dr. Chris Riggs shares his thoughts on the recent Chinese Veterinary Conference's equine track.... Read More

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An Epidemiological Approach to Studying Laminitis

November 23, 2013

One researcher believes studying diseases in a real-world setting has both strengths and limitations. ... Read More

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Reparixin: The Future of Laminitis Treatment?

November 19, 2013

Brazilian researchers studied the drug reparixin's effects on horses with experimentally induced laminitis.... Read More

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Planning a Diet for a Laminitic Horse

November 18, 2013

Feeding a laminitic horse can be a challenge. Here are some tips for planning a diet suitable for such horses.... Read More

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Are All Obese Horses At Risk for EMS Development? Maybe Not

November 12, 2013

One researcher says it's unlikely that every obese horse is at risk of developing EMS and laminitis.... Read More

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Horse Body Weight, Age Important Laminitis Risk Factors

November 10, 2013

The risk factors associated with laminitis are many. But which are most important for owners to watch for?... Read More

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Laminitis Prevalence and Risk Factors in Great Britain

November 07, 2013

Researchers identified a number of novel laminitis risk factors, including management-level factors.... Read More

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2013 WEVA Congress in the Books

November 03, 2013

More than 500 attendees from 49 countries attended the 2013 WEVA Congress, held in Budapest, Oct. 3-5. ... Read More

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2013 Laminitis Conference to Offer Horse Owners Program

October 25, 2013

Owners will have an opportunity to talk to a panel of world-renowned experts about a variety of topics.... Read More

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Poster Session Returns to International Laminitis Conference

October 20, 2013

The International Equine Conference on Laminitis and Diseases of the Foot will take place Nov. 1-3 in Florida.... Read More

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Renal Replacement Therapy: A Future Option for Horses?

September 25, 2013

Researchers are exploring the use of renal replacement therapy to help horses with acute renal failure.... Read More

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BEVA Introduces Internship Program to Support Graduates

September 16, 2013

The program is designed to help students navigate the opportunities available after graduation as an intern.... Read More

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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