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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 06, 2008
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Schaumburg, Ill. -- The head of the American Veterinary Medical Association's (AVMA) Animal Welfare Division recently earned the honor of becoming the first U.S. veterinarian credentialed in animal welfare.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 05, 2008
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Kenilworth, N.J. -- Schering-Plough Corp announced last month that it was closing on its transfer of certain products to Pfizer Animal Health.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 05, 2008
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Madison, Wis. -- A new injectable pain drug being studied at the University of Wisconsin (UW) could actually help animals recover faster after surgery.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 04, 2008
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Portland, Ore. -- Banfield announced in September that it sold its Merlin Digital Technology branch to Eklin Medical Systems Inc. and has entered into a partnership with Eklin to develop digital imaging equipment for Banfield hospitals.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 04, 2008
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National Report -- One of the most significant issues facing veterinary practices is qualified management, according to VetMgrCentral.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 03, 2008
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Frankfort, Ky. -- The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has appointed an interim chief veterinarian to replace Dr. Lafe Nichols, who resigned last week.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 02, 2008
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Washington - Neither a short-term cash infusion or the $2.5 million in long-term funding promised for the support of the Food Animal Residue Avoidance Databank (FARAD) in this year's Farm Bill came through in time, so the resource used to keep contaminants out of the food supply for more than a quarter century began shutting down Oct. 1.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 02, 2008
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Los Angeles -- Stocks were still volatile Oct. 3 after both the U.S. Senate and House approval of a $700 billion economic bailout package.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2008
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Rockville, Md. - The Food and Drug Administration just made an animal drug database accessible to the public.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 30, 2008
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Corvallis, Ore. -- A biomedical researcher with the Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine received a $1 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to study a possible treatment for tuberculosis.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 30, 2008
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Tallahassee, Fla. -- Of 13 Florida premises still under quarantine this week for equine piroplasmosis, only one farm still has horses that test positive for the disease.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 29, 2008
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Pullman, Wash. -- Washington State University (WSU) College of Veterinary Medicine Dean Dr. Warwick Bayly began also serving as WSU provost Sept. 23, when Provost Steven Hoch filed a last-minute personal-leave request after less than two months on the job
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 28, 2008
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Nashville, Tenn. -- The International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management (IVAPM) is offering a certification program for those interested in new methods of pain management.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 27, 2008
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Nottingham, U.K. The University of Nottingham is using a grant of more than $4 million (USD) to dissect the functions of the bacterium that causes bovine mastitis (BM) and try to come up with a cure for the disease.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 25, 2008
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Schaumburg, Ill. -- Make a donation to the American Veterinary Medical Association Political Action Committee and earn money for your state VMA's scholarship fund or college scholarship fund.