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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2003
By dvm360.com staff
Lexington, Ky.-As part of its campaign to endorse national legislation banning horse slaughter, a non-profit devoted to adoption and related programs for retired Thoroughbred horses, is lashing out against three veterinary and animal welfare groups.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2003
A mare is bred. She conceives. A foal is planned for. Tragically in a substantial number of cases, within 40 days the embryo has succumbed to death.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2003
There is something about the smell of a burnt barn that you will never forget, and something about that smell and the sight of smoldering hopes, dreams and horses that should never be forgotten.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2003
Lexington, Ky.-On Labor Day weekend, leading Lexington practitioners wanted to send a message to veterinary students tracking in equine medicine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2003
Rena's owners weren't exactly sure what they had purchased. They thought that they had bought a mare and she seemed to show some weak cyclical estrous behavior.
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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