Veterinarian Industry Announcements

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Midway College Offers Equine Therapy Degree

January 07, 2000

Midway College, located in Midway, Kentucky, in the heart of Bluegrass horse country, recently added the only bachelor's degree program in equine therapy in the United States to its curriculum. This degree program offers students the chance to... Read More

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Bequest to Penn's Vet School will Support Equine and Canine Research

July 09, 1999

A $9.8 million gift to the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine from the estate of Isabel (Mrs. Alan R.) Robson will enhance the school's ability to educate future veterinarians while conducting cutting-edge equine and canine... Read More

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OSU College of Vet Med Acquires Gait Force Analyzer To Help Quantify Lameness

February 26, 1999

Staff members at Oklahoma State University's Boren Veterinary Medical Hospital collect data from the new gait force analyzer. The technology helps veterinarians assess the degree of lameness in animals.Thanks to a new piece o... Read More

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Sauers Honored

February 01, 1999

American Quarter Horse Foundation announced that Director Emeritus LaRue Sauers of Sedalia, Mo., is the 1998 Merle Wood Humanitarian of the Year award winner. Sauers was honored at the "You Can Make A Difference" reception on Tuesday, Nov. 17,... Read More

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LSU Helping Animals And Humans Reproduce

February 01, 1999

The Louisiana State University Agricultural Center's reproductive physiology research program started with one main focus--helping farm animals reproduce efficiently and at the least cost to livestock producers. Along the way, this research... Read More

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Valley Foundation Gift To Help Vet School Remedy Facilities Deficiencies

January 22, 1999

A $10.7 million gift from the Wayne and Gladys Valley Foundation—the largest single cash gift in the campus's history—will boost significantly efforts to improve aging facilities at the University of California, Davis, School... Read More

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Aging Facilities Put Vet School On Limited Accreditation

December 31, 1998

Due to deficiencies in its aging physical facilities, the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary Medicine has been assigned limited accreditation status for two years by the American Veterinary Medical... Read More

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WesternU Names The Nation's First Woman Dean Of A College Of Veterinary Medicine

September 11, 1998

The President of Western University of Health Sciences (WesternU) announced September 10, 1998, the appointment of Shirley D. Johnston, DVM, PhD, as Founding Dean of the University's new College of Veterinary Medicine.... Read More

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AVMA/AVMF And The American Red Cross Join Forces;

April 17, 1998

Separation or injuries to beloved family pets oftentimes compounds the devastation people suffer during disasters.

A "Statement of Understanding" signed this afternoon at American Red Cross... Read More

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Veterinary School Welcomes New Program Director

April 09, 1998

The University of California-Davis (UCD), School of Veterinary Medicine's Center for Equine Health has named a new director.

Gregory Ferraro, DVM, says he plans to actively promote the... Read More

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AVMA Joins AAEP In Support Of PMU Farm Management

February 17, 1998

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the nation's largest veterinary organization, released a statement in support of the American Association of Equine Practitioners' (AAEP) assessment of the management of mares utilized in the... Read More

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Drs. Lavin And Robbins Honored

January 02, 1998

During the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Reception held at the Annual AAEP meeting in Phoenix in December, Dean Alan M. Kelly honored two outstanding alumni, A. Gary Lavin, VMD, and Jack Robbins, VMD, and... Read More