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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 30, 2002
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Washington-The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced it will provide an additional $4 million to states hardest hit by the West Nile virus.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 22, 2002
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Espanola, N.M.-Rapid-spreading wildfires in the West further fueled by drought this summer have forced thousands of wild animals to abandon their habitat.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 20, 2002
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Newark, N.J. - Lawmakers in the state of New Jersey are resolute on making surgical silencing of dogs illegal.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 20, 2002
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Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. - An animal center in southern California launched its first kidney dialysis service for dogs and cats on May 18.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Four northern Virginia horses have exhibited cases of equine herpesvirus (EHV) myeloencephalopathy, a rare neurologic disease, according to TheHorse.com.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Jefferson City, Mo. - The Missouri House of Representatives passed a measure to make it a criminal act to take pictures of animals in barns, agricultural or research facilities, or animal breeding places, without an owner's approval.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Washington - A new federal plan, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Department of the Interior, will pursue more herd tracking, case mapping, diagnostic test development and research on chronic wasting disease (CWD).

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Baton Rouge, La.-Researchers at Louisiana State University (LSU) are investigating whether horses' exposure to influenza virus would reduce the risk of developing recurring airway obstruction (RAO) disease.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Washington, D.C. - West Nile virus has descended upon the nation's Capitol for the fourth consecutive season.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Vinton, Iowa - A Good Samaritan act in the pasture resulted in the death of a farmer here.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Lexington, Ky.-The cases of Mare Reproductive Loss Syndrome are filtering in again this year, but at a much slower rate compared to this time last year, officials report in the Lexington Herald-Leader

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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St. Paul, Minn. - A recent pseudorabies outbreak in southwestern Minnesota has led to tighter scrutiny of herds throughout southern Minnesota and northern Iowa.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
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Charleston, S.C. - Bald eagles feeding on euthanized pets and strays that are legally disposed in landfills are becoming sick and dying in South Carolina.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
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University of Wisconsin-Madison veterinary clinicians are evaluating cancer radiation that can selectively irradiate tumors without interfering with other tissue.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
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London-Britain is considering lifting a six-month quarantine on pets arriving from the United States and Canada - in part under pressure from pet-loving diplomats.