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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 26, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Washington -- The federal order banning extra-label use of cephalosporins in food-producing animals has been revoked -- at least for now.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Accurately weighing birds is difficult; however, I've found that placing the bird in a clear, plastic strawberry container and weighing the bird and container make this task much easier.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Deciding to open your practice to seeing avian and exotic patients is definitely a great idea. Avian and exotic pets are growing in numbers and people are just as, and sometimes even more attached to them as others are to their pet dogs and cats.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
A 4 year old neutered male rabbit weighing 1.98 kg presented in December of 2002 for a 1 year history of nasal discharge and violent sneezing.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
The pediatric avian patient can present with a wide variety of clinical conditions, many of which are specific to this age group.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
The cloaca is a complex structure in the avian patient. Its primary function is the retention and expulsion of intestinal, reproductive, and urinary products.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Nutrition is the process by which birds and all other animals consume food items and utilize it in the body for growth, tissue replacement or repair and the continuance of life.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2008
Gastrointestinal diseases and disorders are common in avian patients. This presentation will give an overview of anatomy and clinical presentations of gastrointestinal (GI) disease in birds.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
Influenza virus is an ancient virus that has affected man for many centuries.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2008
When one speaks of pain management in dogs they are discussing one species with research to back up their statements.