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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 20, 2001
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London - Scientists at the Waltham Center for Pet Nutrition have engineered a new pet food that could reduce the rates of canine cognitive dysfunction syndrome or "doggy Alzheimer's," cancer and other age-related diseases in animals.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 20, 2001
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Madison, Wis. - University of Wisconsin researchers think they might have the answer to why some dogs die after receiving anesthesia for surgery.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2001
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New Haven, Conn.-Initial results of a study of dogs with advanced cancers that were treated with intravenous doses of Vion Tapet} vector indicate anti-tumor response in 24 percent of cases, according to Mario Sznol, M.D., Vion vice president of clinical affairs.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2001
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St. Lucia-The International Veterinary Assistance Inc., a volunteer-led nonprofit group of veterinarians organized in May, has earmarked more than $60,000 in veterinary resources of its volunteers to promote stray animal management on the Caribbean island here.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jul 01, 2001
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Sacramento, Calif.-Although ferrets may live peaceably in most other states, California officials hands a $1,000 fine to any daring ferret owner they catch in the state.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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Ithaca, N.Y.-A new treatment that applies gene therapy to dogs blinded by an inherited retinal degenerative disease has proven successful, according to Cornell University researchers.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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Madison, Wis.-A team at the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine has ironed out a technique to alleviate the pain and poor conformation of hip dysplasia in dogs, the school reports.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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Lansdale, Pa.-Veterinary colleges nationwide now have the opportunity to purchase a license to a comprehensive database of companion animal nutritional data and research.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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Gainesville, Fla.- Veterinarians at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine (UF) aimed to reverse a dog's violent sleep disorder after successfully treating it with seizure medication.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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Manhattan, Kansas-Veterinarian Brad Fenwick at Kansas State University (KSU) plans to better acquaint himself with the DNA of about 8,000 racing greyhounds over the next several years.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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Minneapolis-The Minnesota Senate passed a bill that would deem it a felony-level offense for anyone to intentionally torture or kill pet animals.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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Ann Arbor, Mich.-The Animal Cancer and Imaging Center, based in Rochester Hills, Mich., was expected to open an 8,000 sq. ft. cancer center here, July 1.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001
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San Antonio, Texas-The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) honored five DVMs at its 68th annual meeting here.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001

Bill Swartz, DVM, builds his small animal practice on service

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jun 01, 2001

New training center unveils plethora of opportunities for veterinarians interested in root of oral complications