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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: May 01, 2002
A proper exam can detect physical and hereditary faults as well as assess mating behavior
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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
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: 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: 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.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

East Lansing, Mich. - Scientists at Michigan State University are testing the efficacy of pyrantel tartrate as a potential preventive treatment against Sarcocystis neurona in horses.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 21, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

East Lansing, Mich. - The West Nile Virus (WNV), which adversely affects a horse's neurological system, has been found in 18 states and Ontario, since it was first discovered in New York in 1999.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2002

Lexington, Ky.-While mare reproductive loss syndrome (MRLS) was swiftly becoming a household word in Kentucky last spring, animal practitioners in central Kentucky were also reporting an influx in the number of cases of pericarditis, an uncommon disease involving the heart and the sac around the heart.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff

Though the equine species in general excretes urine with high mineral content, especially calcium carbonate, and despite a normally alkaline urine pH, which tends to favor formation of urinary tract stones, equine urinary tract lithiasis is relatively uncommon.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2002
Veterinarians can often go an entire career without seeing some types of cases.