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Gift to Fund Purdue Equine Diagnostic, Surgical Center

December 25, 2013

A $2.7 million gift will help Purdue University build an equine diagnostic and surgical center. ... Read More

In this lateral scintigraphic image acquired immediately after IA stem cell injection, Spriet identified homogeneous distribution of the radiolabeled MSC through the distal (lower) extremity of the limb, including within the hoof wall.

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Stem Cell Administration Techniques in Horses' Feet Compared

December 24, 2013

Intra-arterial injection is the "preferred" technique for administrating MSCs to the horse's foot.... Read More

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AAEP Convention Attracts Nearly 6,600 to Music City

December 23, 2013

The 59th annual convention was the fourth largest in the AAEP's history.... Read More

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USEA Forms New Horse Health Education Partnership

December 19, 2013

USEA announces educational partnership with Virginia Tech, Michigan State, ISELP, and Capitol Productions TV.... Read More

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AAEP Veterinarians Discuss Diagnostic Options for EPM

December 18, 2013

Veterinarians discussed a variety of topics relating to EPM diagnosis and prevention.... Read More

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Reef to Speak on Ultrasound Examination of Fetal Well-Being

December 18, 2013

Reef will explain why ultrasound is critical to assessing foal viability during a high-risk pregnancy.... Read More

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AAEP Veterinarians Discuss Estrus Suppression in Mares

December 16, 2013

Many owners seek to eliminate estrus behavior when there is a negative effect on the mare's performance.... Read More

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Kanara Honored with 2013 AAEP President’s Award

December 13, 2013

The award honors a member who has contributed time and expertise to benefit horse health and welfare. ... Read More

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AAEP Foundation, Markel Award Scholarships to Vet Students

December 12, 2013

The program awards financial support to students who are advocates for equine welfare and academic achievers.... Read More

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Wednesday's Top Tweets from the 2013 AAEP Convention

December 11, 2013

View some of the top tweets from Wednesday at the 2013 AAEP Convention.... Read More

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Werner Receives AAEP Distinguished Service Award

December 11, 2013

The AAEP presented its 2013 Distinguished Service Award to Harry M. Werner, VMD. ... Read More

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Franklin Named Distinguished AAEP Life Member

December 11, 2013

The AAEP presented Benjamin Franklin Jr., DVM, with the Distinguished Life Member Award. ... Read More

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AAEP Presents Distinguished Educator Awards at Convention

December 11, 2013

Dr. Frank Nickels and Dr. Barrie Grand received Distinguished Educator Awards.... Read More

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Immediate Effects of Shoeing on Horses' Movement

December 11, 2013

Researchers found that horses do show some movement asymmetry after being trimmed.... Read More

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Tuesday's Top Tweets from the 2013 AAEP Convention

December 10, 2013

View some of the top tweets from Tuesday at the 2013 American Association of Equine Practitioners' Convention.... Read More

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2014 AAEP President, Vice President Installed

December 10, 2013

Dr. Jeff Blea takes the reins as president while Dr. Kathy Anderson takes over as vice president.... Read More

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New AAEP Board of Directors Members for 2014 Installed

December 10, 2013

Dr. Mark Baus and Dr. Stuart Brown have joined the AAEP board of directors.... 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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Monday's Top Tweets from the 2013 AAEP Convention

December 09, 2013

View some of the top tweets from Monday at the 2013 American Association of Equine Practitioners' Convention.... Read More

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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