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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 19, 2008
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Greensboro, N.C. - Making sure patients get the full course of any take-home medications always is a concern. Now, a free new online tool can assist veterinary practices and their clients so pets get their medications on time.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 18, 2008
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Reno, Nev. - Maddie's Fund launched a new campaign in northern Nevada to promote regular veterinarian visits.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 17, 2008
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Columbia, Mo. - A program aimed at helping graduating veterinarians pay back student loans and addressing the shortage of rural veterinarians is getting under way at the University of Missouri's College of Veterinary Medicine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 16, 2008
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New York - Dr. Wayne McIlwraith, professor of surgery and director of the Orthopaedic Research Center at Colorado State University, was named a co-recipient of the second annual Elastikon Equine Research Award for his work on a project aimed at enhancing the safety of racetracks for horses.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 15, 2008
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Sacramento, Calif. - Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger made several state appointments, including veterinarian John Hadlock to the Colorado River Fair board of directors.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 14, 2008
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Shaumburg, Ill. - To help veterinarians and the public better understand animal-welfare issues, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) launched its first Web section devoted to animal-welfare information.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 13, 2008
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Shaumburg, Ill. - The American Veterinary Medical Foundation will award $200,000 to the AVMA Veterinary Medical Assistance Team (VMAT) program for disaster preparedness and response at the state level.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 11, 2008
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Sausalito, Calif. - The tide has changed at the Marine Mammal Center (MMC) in Sausalito, Calif., with the appointment of Jeff Boehm, DVM, as the new executive director.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 10, 2008
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Indianapolis - Three horses on a south-central Indiana farm recently tested positive for equine infectious leukemia (EIA), prompting the Indiana State Board of Animal Health to issue an alert.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 10, 2008
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Tallahassee, Fla. - Florida A&M University broke ground May 28 on a new $1.2 million animal health-care facility to support its new veterinary-technology program that begins this fall.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 09, 2008
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Madison, Wis. - A study is under way at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine to determine how long a new, more potent rabies vaccine protects dogs from the virus.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 09, 2008
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Morristown, N.J. - Actavis Totowa LLC, a U.S. manufacturing division of the international generic pharmaceutical company Actavis Group, initiated a Class I nationwide recall of Digitek for oral use.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 08, 2008
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Denver - Veterinary oncologists from two leading canine cancer research centers, at Colorado State University and Cornell University, participated in a canine cancer exclusive presentation currently offered on the Morris Animal Foundation (MAF) Web site, www.MorrisAnimalFoundation.org.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 07, 2008
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Manhattan, Kan. - Kansas State University researchers committed to solving the problem of swine diseases have been rewarded for their efforts by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to the tune of $4.8 million.
Jun 06, 2008
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United Kingdom - A variation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus auereus (MRSA) has been found in three humans in the United Kingdom.