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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
The respiratory system of birds is significantly different, both physiologically and anatomically, from that of mammals.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
When presented with a seizuring dog or cat, the steps to take are familiar to most veterinarians. However, with a non-traditional species, even knowing where and how to administer treatments presents a challenge, as well as what might be common etiologies.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Prolapses from the cloaca can be a serious and often life-threatening condition in birds.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
Egg binding is defined as failure of an egg to pass through the oviduct at a normal rate.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 27, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
St. Paul, Minn. -- A poultry feed typically used by small flock owners has been voluntarily recalled by its manufacturer.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 23, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
The so-called BSE rule will go into effect Monday, but those affected get 6 months to comply.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 16, 2009
Columbus, Ohio -- The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is targeting Ohio's farming practices in an effort to change housing requirements for farm animals.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Ithaca, N.Y. -- A new, free tool, produced by Partners in Animal Health at Cornell's College of Veterinary Medicine, aims to minimize animal disease outbreaks by helping veterinarians and farmers diagnose poultry diseases more quickly.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
The respiratory system of birds is significantly different, both physiologically and anatomically, from that of mammals.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
A simple ventral midline celiotomy provides limited exposure to most abdominal organs in birds.