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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 25, 2008
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North Grafton, Mass. -- A veterinary student's research into the use of stem cells in lung therapies won top honors in an annual contest at Tufts University's Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 25, 2008
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Cumming, Ga. -- Tracy Land is the only veterinarian among 10 finalists vying for Animal Planet's Hero of the Year.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 24, 2008
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Lexington, Ky. -- A retrospective study of 57 horses treated for proliferative enteropathy (EPE), or protein-losing enteropathy, aims to help equine practitioners make a timely diagnosis of the disease and provide some key signals that might help prevent outbreaks.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 24, 2008
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Fort Collins, Colo. -- Colorado State University's (CSU) Center for Comparative and Integrative Pain Medicine is studying whether herbal supplements have any affect on arthritis pain in dogs.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 23, 2008
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Portland, Ore. -- Oregon equine veterinarians are seeing an increase in cases of corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis, or pigeon fever.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 23, 2008
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North Grafton, Mass. -- Henry L. Foster, DVM, who helped create the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University 30 years ago and funded countless scholarships and programs at the school, died of cancer Oct. 14 at his apartment in Boston.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 23, 2008
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Arcadia, Calif. -- Two renowned equine surgeons will serve as "On Call" veterinarians at the 2008 Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships Friday and Saturday, providing ESPN and ABC Sports with horse health information during racing telecasts.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 22, 2008
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Grants and prize money are offered for a non-surgical sterilization method.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 22, 2008
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Secaucus, N.J. -- A voluntary recall of Hartz Chicken-Basted Rawhide Chip was issued Oct. 17 by Hartz Mountain Corp. over a possible Salmonella contamination.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 22, 2008
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Camden, N.J. -- Pet owners whose animals became ill or died from consuming products involved in last year's massive pet-food recall have until Nov. 24 to file claims.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 21, 2008
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Washington -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is accepting applications for its Congressional Science Fellows.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 21, 2008
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Washington -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Congressional Science Fellows have accepted positions on Capitol Hill, serving in capacities that coincide with their interests and enabling them to provide expertise to Congress, all while serving the veterinary profession.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 19, 2008
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Washington -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is looking to revise its existing regulations regarding the importation, interstate transportation and environmental release of certain genetically engineered (GE) organisms currently regulated by the Plant Protection Act of 2000.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 18, 2008
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Raleigh, N.C. - PharmaCom BioVet Inc. announced plans this month two partner with two different entities for the purpose of extending the availability of cancer care for companion animals.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 18, 2008
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New York -- New York is the latest state to adopt a tougher stance on steroid use in racehorses.