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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 20, 2005
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FORT COLLINS, COLO. - 09/20/05- Dr. Chris Orton led the Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine cardiac team in the successful heart-valve replacement surgery in a 9-month-old yellow Labrador retriever, which was born with a defective valve.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 19, 2005
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ST JOSEPH, MO. - 9/19/05 - The National Disaster Search Dog Foundation (NDSDF) released dozens of dogs with their handlers in Hurricane Katrina’s disaster zone.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 19, 2005
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BATON ROUGE, LA. - 9/19/05 - Out-of-state veterinarians seeking to help animals in disaster areas now can practice in Louisiana without an in-state license.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 13, 2005
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KANSAS CITY, KAN. - 9/13/05 - Private practitioners seeking to volunteer in Gulf Coast disaster zones must gain temporary licensure before practicing veterinary medicine, legal adviser Greg Dennis, JD, says.
Sep 13, 2005
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BATON ROUGE, LA. - 9/13/2005 - As clean-up efforts continue, Dr. Michael Groves, dean of Louisiana State University's School of Veterinary Medicine, reports the mammoth task will take an ongoing, sustained effort. "We desperately need veterinarians and veterinary technicians to help us in this effort."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 12, 2005
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SCHAUMBURG, ILL. - 9/12/05 - The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is gathering a list of temporary housing and employment offers for veterinarians, technicians and other clinic staff affected by Hurricane Katrina.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 09, 2005
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WASHINGTON - 9/09/05 - Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams (VMAT) have arrived at the New Orleans airport, Louisiana State University (LSU) and two undisclosed sites near Biloxi, Miss.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 09, 2005
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SCHAUMBURG, ILL. - 9/09/05 - The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF), at presstime, reports almost $100,000 has been donated through the non-profit's Web site. The money is slated for disaster relief efforts involving animals in hurricane-stricken areas of the Gulf Coast region.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 05, 2005
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WASHINGTON - 9/05/05 - The United States Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA-APHIS) wants veterinarians, technicians, students and assistants to aid Hurricane Katrina recovery efforts, the American Veterinary Medical Association reports.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 03, 2005
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NEW YORK - 9/03/05 - In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the American Kennel Club (AKC) and its affiliate AKC Companion Animal Recovery are offering relief to animals and rescue workers.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 02, 2005
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WASHINGTON - 9/02/05 - Four Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams (VMAT) are moving into the Gulf Coast region, marking the largest simultaneous deployment of such relief in history.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 02, 2005
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PORTLAND, ORE. - 9/2/05 - The nation's largest corporate veterinary practice chain is moving to assist DVM members displaced by Hurricane Katrina along the Gulf Coast and its surrounding areas.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 02, 2005
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BATON ROUGE, LA. - 9/2/05 - More than 400 animals and a number of veterinarians have sought refuge at Louisiana State University's (LSU) veterinary college campus.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 31, 2005
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KANSAS CITY - 8/31/05 - A crowd of more than 6,700 attendees flooded the Central Veterinary Conference (CVC) Aug. 27-30. Veterinarians, technicians, students and property managers absorbed four days of continuing education, wet labs, working lunches and professional tours.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 30, 2005
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ST. PAUL, MINN. - 8/30/05 - Researchers at the University of Minnesota and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Animal Disease Center (USDA) created tests that can detect and differentiate the bacteria that cause Johne's disease.