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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2002
Keeping stock tanks clean remains one important step in prevention
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2002
The University of California, Davis, (UC Davis) Center for Equine Health has shelved blueprints for a new West Nile Virus (WNV) vaccine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2002
W e have all been there. A client calls to say that she has just found her horse standing in the field unwilling to move.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2002
The notepad on Dr. Bill Rood's desk sums up the work ethic of a hospital whose clientele ranges from the Queen of England to Arab sheikhs. It reads, "Teamwork is the fuel that allows common people to produce uncommon results."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2002
State launches model survey to mine untapped equine industry; state has 'tremendous' equine practice potential
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2002
Treatment of painful conditions in horses has relied largely on nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) for much of the last 25 years. For example, flunixin meglumine (Banamine®) and phenylbutazone (Butazolidin®) have dominated the market for treatment of colic and lameness respectively. However, it is becoming increasingly clear that these drugs also have some side effects, most notably gastrointestinal ulceration.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2002
It is not uncommon for residents of the country of Georgia, in the former Soviet Union, to live well more than 100 years.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
Bowling Green, Ky.-Food animal identification to promote food safety and disease outbreak prevention has been endorsed for years - if only the same were true for the horse industry, its proponents argue.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
In May, the University of Kentucky (UK) released preliminary test results suggesting the eastern tent caterpillar and its waste remain chiefly responsible for increased foal losses in 2001, but the picture is "far from fully developed."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
European connoisseurs of horsemeat may no longer be able to rely on U.S. exports, should a new bill pass Congress.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2002
Have a plan, create options for owners to help orphans become healthy, well-adjusted adult horses
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

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
By dvm360.com staff

Brookfield, Wis. - The International Equine Veterinarians Hall of Fame has inducted James Rooney, DVM, Queenstown, Md., and Richard Mansmann, DVM, Apex, N.C.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 17, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

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
By dvm360.com staff

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.