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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 27, 2009
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Washington -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued its final guidance on regulating genetically engineered animals.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 26, 2009
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New York -- Pfizer and Wyeth (parent company of Fort Dodge Animal Health) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Pfizer will acquire Wyeth in a cash-and-stock transaction valued at $68 billion, the companies report in a prepared statement. The Boards of Directors of both companies have approved the combination.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 26, 2009
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Fort Collins, Colo. -- A blood test that can show whether a horse has minor bone damage long before it develops into more serious problems shows a high success rate in tests and should be coming to the market soon.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 25, 2009
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Philadelphia -- The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 24, 2009
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Pullman, Wash. -- A $25,000 scholarship has been established in honor of Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine former dean, Warwick Bayly.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 23, 2009
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Raleigh, N.C. -- The Labrador Retriever is again the nation's most popular purebred dog, but that has nothing to do with the recent movie, "Marley and Me."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 23, 2009
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Denver - A Colorado bill introduced on Jan. 21 would limit the number of dogs owned by commercial breeders and mandate veterinary certification exams for those dogs that are bred commercially.
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dvm360.com: Jan 22, 2009
Min Online has announced finalists in the Best of the Web Awards, which recognizes outstanding websites of consumer and business-to-business magazines.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 22, 2009
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Chicago -- Clients with pet health insurance spend and visit the veterinarian more, according to a new survey conducted by the Brakke Veterinary Practice Management Group for the National Commission on Veterinary Economic Issues.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 22, 2009
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Rockville, Md. -- While no pets have been reported ill, the Food and Drug Administration expanded its list of recalled pet-food products with contaminated peanut butter.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 21, 2009
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Lynchburg, Va. -- PetSmart voluntarily pulled some pet treats off its shelves after a peanut-containing paste was linked to a recent Salmonella typhimurium outbreak.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 20, 2009
The capital is a notoriously transient city, but practices don't expect the presidential switch to have much affect on their business.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 19, 2009
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Orlando -- Attendance at this year's North American Veterinary Conference is down by about 12 percent from last year, according conference estimates.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 18, 2009
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Annapolis, Md. -- Animal shelters throughout Maryland again have access to drugs needed to perform their work safely and humanely, because of recent legislation and action by the federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 17, 2009
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Denver -- Colorado lawmakers are considering a bill that would force cat owners to microchip or tag their pets.