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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 20, 2008
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Alameda, Calif. -- Purdue University's School of Veterinary Medicine will follow in the footsteps of Cornell by launching a new shelter medicine program with a grant from the nonprofit Maddie's Fund.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 19, 2008
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Overland Park, Kan. -- A new medication containing the drug trilostane, which can help treat Cushing's syndrome in dogs, has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 19, 2008
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Only 15 percent of pet owners are cutting back on care due to the slumped economy.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 18, 2008
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Los Angeles -- All veterinarians have had a patient who is less than thrilled to see them.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 17, 2008
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St. Simons Island, Ga. -- The Simmons Education Fund has that it increase the prize amounts it awards to veterinary students through its Business Aptitude Award Program to $100,000.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 16, 2008
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Madison, Wis. -- The University of Wisconsin-Madison's School of Veterinary Medicine is starting a new campaign to bring former students back to campus - for research.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 15, 2008
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Davis, Calif. -- The University of California, Davis (UC Davis) School of Veterinary Medicine will be a part of a new School of Global Health at University of California, San Francisco, thanks to a $4 million grant from the Bill and Melina Gates Foundation.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 14, 2008
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Corvallis, Ore. -- The Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory at Oregon State University received a full five-year accreditation from the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians based on a three-day site visit last August.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 13, 2008
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Philadelphia -- The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and the Aresty Institute of Executive Education at the Wharton School of Business are teaming up to offer what is being called the Executive Veterinary Leadership Program.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 12, 2008
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Schaumberg, Ill. -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is using a U.S. Department of Agriculture report released this week to reiterate its call for more food-animal veterinarians.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 11, 2008
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Perry, Iowa -- The American Association of Swine Veterinarians Foundation (AASVF) is accepting applications for the Hogg Scholarship through Feb. 2, 2009.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 10, 2008
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Hong Kong's government is considering changing the vaccine it uses to protect poultry against avian flu after 60 chickens were found dead at one of the city's largest poultry farms, forcing the slaughter of 60,000 birds on that farm and 30,000 more within a two-mile radius.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 10, 2008
What can be done about the growing problem of unwanted and abandoned horses in America?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 09, 2008
San Diego -- Attendance at the 54th annual convention of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) appears to be falling short of last year's record turnout but is still relatively on par with previous years, based on a preliminary count Dec. 8.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 08, 2008
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Fort Collins, Colo. -- Colorado State University is working to make a difference a world away, by organizing a donation of tetanus vaccines for about 5,000 working horses and donkeys in Ethiopia.