Veterinary Practice

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'Learning Theory' to Improve Veterinarian Safety

October 24, 2012

"Learning theory" research could help keep vets safer when working with difficult equine patients.... Read More

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UC Davis Welcomes Equine Reproduction Specialists

October 22, 2012

Following a two-year hiatus due to retirements, the VMTH Equine Reproduction Service returns to full strength.... Read More

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WSU Lecture: Assessing Equine Heart Murmur Significance

October 21, 2012

Veterinarians can earn 1 CE hour for attending the Nov. 6 webinar.... Read More

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Behind the Scenes at the New Bolton Center

October 16, 2012

Go behind the scenes at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine's New Bolton Center.... Read More

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EMS, PPID Focus of Second Equine Endocrinology Summit

September 27, 2012

Endocrinology researchers met to discuss equine metabolic syndrome (EMS) and equine Cushing's disease (PPID).... Read More

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Equine Guelph Offers Additional Equine Biosecurity eWorkshop

September 23, 2012

Equine Guelph has announced the second offering of the Biosecurity Prevention eWorkshop from Oct. 22 - Nov. 4.... Read More

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What's in an Equine Eye Exam?

September 19, 2012

A thorough eye examination can identify numerous potentially vision-threatening problems in horses.... Read More

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Laminitis Research Project Inclusion Criteria Expanded

September 16, 2012

The coordinators of the ongoing laminitis research project have expanded the inclusion criteria.... Read More

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2012 BEVA President Takes the Reins

September 15, 2012

Keith Chandler, BVMS, CertEP, MRCVS, will take over the president role at the end of the 2012 Congress.... Read More

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2012 BEVA Award Winners Announced

September 14, 2012

The BEVA Awards were awarded at the BEVA Congress on Sept. 13, in Birmingham, England.... Read More

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Ohio State to Offer High-Field Equine MRI

September 12, 2012

A mobile, high-field unit will be available at the Veterinary Medical Center at least once monthly.... Read More

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Animal Science Programs

September 01, 2012

There's a school with an equine program that best suits your desired career path.... Read More

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In-Depth: Understanding Radiographs (X rays)

August 14, 2012

Dr. Liberty Getman of Tennessee Equine Hospital describes the different types of radiographs and their uses.... Read More

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AAEP Foundation Names 2012 Grant Recipients

August 10, 2012

The AAEP Foundation will distribute more than $220,000 in grants to organizations and projects in 2012.... Read More

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Understanding Equine Movement Disorders

August 02, 2012

More research is needed to fully understand equine movement disorders such as shivers and stringhalt.... Read More

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Researchers Seeking Horse Owner Help in Laminitis Study

July 30, 2012

Researchers are asking for horse owners' help identifying suitable acute laminitis cases for research.... Read More

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Gluck Center Develops New PCR Assay for EHV-1

July 27, 2012

Kathryn Smith developed and validated a new real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for equine herpesvirus.... Read More

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Treating Pleuropneumonia-Related Abscesses with Thoracotomy

July 21, 2012

Many horses recover from pleuropneumonia with medical therapy, but some require surgery to prompt healing.... Read More

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McDonnell Speaks at Australian Equine Vet Conference

July 15, 2012

McDonnell spoke on how to interpret behavioral changes in horses, and which ones could have physical causes.... Read More

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Equine Oat Research Advisory Board Calls for Pre-Proposals

June 30, 2012

Pre-proposals should focus on one or more of three horse health and oat related research topics.... Read More

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Dexamethasone Administration Routes in Horses Compared

June 26, 2012

Study finds that dexamethasone (DXM) behaves similarly regardless of how it enters the horse's body.... Read More

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LSU Equine Center Releases Fifth Research Report

June 20, 2012

The report chronicles and reviews research conducted by LSU faculty and students from 2008 through 2010.... Read More

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Preserving Feces to Improve C. perfringens Diagnosis

June 19, 2012

Freezing or inhibiting fecal samples from diarrheic horses allows C. perfringens detection for weeks longer.... Read More

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Horse Health Nonprofits Receive USA Equestrian Trust Grants

June 19, 2012

Several horse health and industry organizations received grants during the first round of funding distribution... Read More

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University of Guelph Opens New Equine Health Care Facility

June 16, 2012

Services available include lameness evaluation and treatment, reproduction, diagnostic imaging, and more.... Read More