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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2003
Pastures that were dry and thin last year are now lush and green, thanks to a generally wet spring this year.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
Most people have a strong opinion about snakes-and it is usually bad.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Duluth, Ga.-Compounded omeprazole is not effective in treating equine gastric ulcers, according to a study conducted by the University of California, Davis.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
Fort Collins, Colo.-Vaccination did improve West Nile Virus survival rates last year in equines from Colorado and Nebraska, according to a Colorado State University study. However, not enough horses may have received the vaccination, the study notes.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Fort Collins, Colo.-A new test to determine a horse's level of exposure to strangles is being hailed as "faster and simpler" than traditional methods.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2003
Austin, Texas-A proposed bill in Texas, in accord with federal law, would legalize the slaughter of horses and sale of horsemeat outside the United States.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2003
The weather is slowly getting warmer and that means that two of an equine veterinarian's busiest seasons are soon to be here - breeding and showing. Unfortunately these two activities do not go together well for some mares.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2003
On Aug. 1, 2002, a 12-year-old Tennessee Walking Horse gelding was observed in the field for the primary complaints of pyrexia, inappetence and colic.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2003
African Horse Sickness, Hendra and Glanders are diseases Dr. Corrie Brown hopes to avoid in her lifetime.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003
A neurological strain of EHV-1 strikes northwest Ohio city; cause eludes investigators
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003
Seven of your clients' horses are being fed the same grain diet, being pastured on the same grass field and being exercised the same way. Yet only one of them experiences an episode of laminitis. Why?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill.-Equine veterinarians will soon have access to online financial tools developed by The National Commission on Veterinary Economic Issues (NCVEI), thanks to an association grant.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2003

Immunotherapy was predicted to be one of the most rapidly expanding areas of medical science in this decade.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2003
Equine practitioners may still take the backseat to food animal practitioners in the debate over antimicrobial resistance, but their input may help sustain prudent use of controversial drugs for all species.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 01, 2003
Embryo transfer allows the production of foals from valuable mares that are not capable of carrying a foal to term.