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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
The vast majority of companion birds have not been surgically or chemically altered and are fully capable of experiencing natural hormonal influences on the reproductive tract and the body as a whole.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
As stated in the accompanying lecture, Introduction to Backyard Poultry, bio security is an essential part of any poultry health management program.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
As avian practitioners, it is our ethical obligation to reduce and treat pain and stress in our avian patients.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
Antimicrobial agents are commonly used in avian practice for the treatment of certain infectious diseases.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2015
Free ranging birds are highly dependent on accurate vision in order to capture prey and forage, to avoid predators, and to find suitable perches and shelter.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2015
These gentle birds are a great way to start with avian species.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 30, 2015
Take a peek at how this turkey with a tennis-ball sized tumor was successfully treated.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Feb 12, 2014
Follow this advice to expand your expertise in this area of avian medicine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
The organization?s legislative agenda lists bills that may affect its members in a variety of ways.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2013
Veterinarian Bo Brock's doctor-brother gets 'stuck' in an ostrich hunt.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Sep 29, 2013
Devoicing and debeaking are complex veterinary surgical procedures performed on roosters to keep them from making noise and fighting. Dr. Eric Klaphake offers his views on these techniques and how to explain them to clients.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 04, 2012
By dvm360.com staff
National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity recommends publishing revised studies on mutated H5N1 virus.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
Feline coronaviruses are large enveloped single-stranded RNA viruses. They can be classified into two subtypes, of which Type I is the most prevalent. Type II originated from recombination of Type I FCoV and canine coronavirus and has been used in development of the FIP vaccine.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
Decontamination of patients with ingested toxins is achieved by emesis induction or gastric lavage, followed by administration of charcoal (adsorbs toxins enabling their excretion from the GI tract). Cathartics may be added to activated charcoal to hasten elimination.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Oct 01, 2011
There are many therapeutic options open to veterinarians when treating patients. Unfortunately, as case numbers increase treatment options are narrowed due to different reasons.