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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Tokyo-

A mare's blood plasma sample can apparently just as accurately confirm when ovulation occurs as can a veterinarian's rectal palpation assessment, new research, reported by The Horse.com, shows.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Veterinarians and breeders would rather err on the side of caution as the foaling season nears in Kentucky, after 20 percent of mares in the region lost their foals last year.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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The Food and Drug Administration intends to determine the safety of enrofloxacin for use in poultry via a proposed hearing to be scheduled later this year.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Madison, Wis.-

Two out of three isn't bad.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Nervousness and emotional stress can drive a cat to go bald, although it's rather uncommon, reports the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Washington, D.C. - The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) filed three separate complaints over a controversial cat experiment in progress at The Ohio State University.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Pueblo, Colo. - A House committee of the Colorado General Assembly is even more driven to increase the charges filed against animal abusers, after viewing a key "witness," Westy the cat.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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West Lafayette, Ind.- Purdue University researchers are determined to better understand how ractopamine, a feed additive, speeds growth in hogs and makes them leaner.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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The National Commission on Veterinary Economic Issues (NCVEI) has just released new analytical benchmarking and pricing tools.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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The successful pig-to-human transplant of a genetically altered heart is within the foreseeable future, but that doesn't necessarily appease all scientists, according to experts.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2002
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Colorado State University (CSU)'s Veterinary Teaching Hospital is now among three U.S. veterinary teaching hospitals to offer acupuncture and chiropractic services for equine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2002
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Horses with recurrent airway obstruction may no longer have to suffer following Food and Drug Administration approval of a specially designed equine inhaler with medication.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2002
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Evidence that embryos sampled from cattle infected with mad cow disease neither develop nor spread the illness to healthy animals will be released in an upcoming study, reports Reuters.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2002
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A physicians' group is suing the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for allegedly concealing information about a controversial veterinary experiment on cats to study effects of methamphetamine drug abuse in people.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2002
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Eight veterinary students were selected to receive $2,500 scholarships from the American Association of Equine Practitioners and the American Livestock Insurance Co.