Veterinary Practice

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What is an Internal Medicine Specialist?

January 10, 2014

Dr. Sarah Reuss talks about the ACVIM and what it’s like to be an equine internal medicine specialist.... Read More

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Senate Okays Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act

January 10, 2014

Mobile veterinarians are one step closer to better protection from federal drug prosecution.... Read More

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QUT Seeking Participation for 2014 Laminitis Study

January 08, 2014

Researchers are seeking veterinarians from around the world to participate in a laminitis study in 2014.... Read More

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NSW Supreme Court Grants Injunction to Racing Veterinarians

December 27, 2013

The vets sought a delay in the start of a plan to license veterinarians treating racehorses in training. ... Read More

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Protecting Vet Students from Horse-Related Injuries

December 27, 2013

What is the price of learning and love for animals? ... Read More

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Veterinarian-Farrier Team Key to Managing Laminitic Horses

December 10, 2013

Both individuals' expertise is needed to rehab and maintain these horses' feet for the best possible outcome.... Read More

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Cornell to Operate Ruffian Equine Specialists Hospital

December 04, 2013

Cornell has signed a lease-buy for the former Ruffian Equine Medical Center, located near Belmont Park. ... Read More

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Year by Year, Tooth by Tooth

December 03, 2013

There are many elements that must remain within a normal range in order for a horse's mouth to stay healthy.... 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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Intra-Articular Therapy: What Do I Need to Know?

October 25, 2013

Learn about equine intra-articular joint-injections for arthritis from a leading researcher and practitioner.... 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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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

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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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What is an FEI Vet?

September 22, 2013

Dr. Erin Denney-Jones talks about what it means to be an FEI vet.... Read More

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Kentucky Equine Survey's Horse Health Implications

September 10, 2013

The Kentucky Equine Survey results open the door for new health surveillance and disease mitigating measures.... Read More

A horse patient completes an underwater treadmill therapy session in the new Equine Performance and Rehabilitation Center at the University of Tennessee's Veterinary Medical Center, in Knoxville.

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University of Tennessee Hosts Equine Facility Grand Opening

August 29, 2013

The public is invited to attend the Grand Opening of the University of Tennessee's new equine facilities. ... Read More

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Sport Horse Science

May 15, 2013

A visit to the Animal Health Trust in Newmarket opened my eyes to a world of equine orthopedics research.... Read More

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Bill would Protect Mobile Vet Practices from Drug Charges

April 24, 2013

Vets who make farm calls to treat horses currently risk prosecution under the Controlled Substances Act.... Read More

Make an annual wellness exam the number one item on your horse-health to-do list, recommends Tanner. The exam will include evaluating your horse’s heart, lungs, gastrointestinal system, soundness, and dental health. This is also a great time for you and your vet to plan a deworming strategy for the year.

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Veterinary Medicine Regulation Issues Described (AAEP 2012)

March 30, 2013

As a licensed profession, veterinary medicine is subject to regulation at the state government level.... Read More

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Veterinary Ethics (AAEP Convention 2012)

March 21, 2013

Learn about vet-client-patient and vet-farrier relationships, plus ethical issues facing racetrack vets.... Read More

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NCVMA to Host Equine Seminar for Veterinarians

February 05, 2013

The seminar will cover topics including radiography of the head, ocular pain management, and more.... Read More

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2012 USEF/EQUUS Foundation Humanitarian Award Recipients Named

January 27, 2013

Two veterinarians, Mark Fitch, DVM, and Richard Tully, DVM, were named the 2012 recipients of the award.... Read More

Make an annual wellness exam the number one item on your horse-health to-do list, recommends Tanner. The exam will include evaluating your horse’s heart, lungs, gastrointestinal system, soundness, and dental health. This is also a great time for you and your vet to plan a deworming strategy for the year.

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Veterinarian-Client-Patient Relationship Overview (AAEP 2012)

January 20, 2013

One vet says an active veterinarian-client-patient relationship is needed to provide the best care for horses.... Read More