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Veterinary expert digs into drug allergies in pets
August 1, 2013

Researcher at University of Illinois focuses on nature and occurrence of allergic events, aims to increase awareness, training in veterinary schools.

Studies call neutering of pets into question
June 1, 2013

Research highlights sterilization downside, spurs discussion in veterinary community.

Veterinary parasitologists warn of high tick risk
May 16, 2013

Conditions favorable for parasite populations to thrive; year-round preventives urged.

Compliance top concern in heartworm prevention
April 1, 2013

Resistance may play a small role in efficacy failures, but evidence suggests lack of education is the real reason preventives don't work.

Demystifying feline pain management
March 1, 2013

Keen observation will provide veterinarians clues to diagnose pain in cats.

Homeopathy debate heats up as AVMA policy review nears
February 13, 2013

Lines are drawn as members of the veterinary community voice their opinions on complementary and alternative veterinary medicine.

NAVC 2013: Heska announces winners of 2012 Inspiration in Action contest
January 21, 2013

Three organizations receive funding, recognition for their contributions to veterinary medicine and the human-animal bond.

Classical music strikes a chord with dogs in Colorado State study
October 18, 2012

Veterinary researchers conclude that music can be a cost-effective, practical way to improve shelter environments.

Equine West Nile virus cases almost triple in past month, exceed 500 in U.S.
October 18, 2012

Veterinarians, officials continue to encourage vaccination to stave off further infection but expect new cases to decline.


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