Austin, Texas - 10/8/07 - A $13-million price tag is attached to an effort to eradicate the incursion of tiny fever ticks into a once tick-free five-county Texas area along the Mexican border, says livestock officials.
Denver, Colo. - 10/4/07 - A public service announcement campaign to promote awareness and accreditation standards kicks off on the worldwide web this month, sponsored by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).
Santa Ana, Calif. - Vsurance, an insurance provider covering pets' veterinary care services through its Health Insurance for Pets program recently announced the latest market trends in the pet healthcare industry.
Rockville, MD. - 10/1/07 - The Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine (FDA-CVM) wants nominations for voting members to serve on the agency's Veterinary Medicine Advisory Committee (VMAC).
Portland, Ore. - 9/23/07 - John Payne is the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Banfield, The Pet Hospital?, succeeding veterinary pioneer, Scott Campbell, DVM, who retired as CEO in early July 2007.
Kansas City - 09/16/2007- More than 6,318 attendees filed into CVC Central yesterday.
According to Peggy Shandy Lane, CVC's conference director, more walk-in registrations will likely boost attendance figures over the next two days.