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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: 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.

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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 01, 2002
A proper exam can detect physical and hereditary faults as well as assess mating behavior
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002
Las Vegas, Nev.-Most horses won't disappoint you, says Glenn Anderson, DVM. "If you go looking for a fight, you better pack a lunch. They're gonna give you one."
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 01, 2002
What is the most important piece of equipment in your truck or clinic?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Minneapolis-

The University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine has forged a charitable partnership with the Minnesota Hooved Animal Rescue Foundation to provide complementary dental services.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Rockville, Md.-

Equine supplements have been taking some federal heat of late, with questions of contents, the supplements' claims, and how they are manufactured.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 09, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Santa Rosa, Calif.-

Sonoma County's horse industry can thank voters for passage of a bond measure that, among numerous other projects, will allow for the construction of a $2.4 million equine center, reports The Press Democrat, Santa Rosa.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2002
Rockville, Md.-A recent Food and Drug Administration update warning that prescribing, purchasing, or distributing "compounded" clenbuterol violates federal law, is a first step to reform, indicate several DVMs.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2002
Want to start an argument in a room full of horsemen and women? Just start talking about saddles and saddle fit.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 01, 2002
A new genetic disease is selectively killing certain Quarter Horse foals by 2 months of age, report researchers at the University of Minnesota (UM).
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Louisville, Ky. - At least five of the 17 horses in this year's Kentucky Derby are relaxing on pins and needles of the therapeutic variety.