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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Pueblo, Colo. - A House committee of the Colorado General Assembly is even more driven to increase the charges filed against animal abusers, after viewing a key "witness," Westy the cat.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Washington, D.C. - The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) filed three separate complaints over a controversial cat experiment in progress at The Ohio State University.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 27, 2002
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Nervousness and emotional stress can drive a cat to go bald, although it's rather uncommon, reports the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 01, 2002
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A physicians' group is suing the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for allegedly concealing information about a controversial veterinary experiment on cats to study effects of methamphetamine drug abuse in people.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 18, 2001
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Texas-Next time, you're unable to pinpoint a specific medical condition, key the symptoms into new software created by Texas Medical Informatics for an instant diagnosis.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 18, 2001
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Woodstock, Ga.-Pets in Need, a novel program organized by AnimalHelp.Com, allows underprivileged pet owners to post information about a pet that needs life-saving treatment.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2001
WASHINGTON - Financially, this practice has never had a down year.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2001
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Grenada, West Indies- The school of veterinary medicine at St. George's University, in conjunction with the Grenada Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, has developed a veterinary teaching hospital.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2001
New awareness of search dogs' importance likely following Sept. 11 attacks
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 12, 2001
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San Francisco-Veterinarians are advised to take precautions against the bacteria Pasteurella multocida, which can be transmitted through moderately casual contact with pets, reports a New England Journal of Medicine article.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 12, 2001
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Auburn University, Ala.-Critically ill pets in the Southeast may gain a second chance at life in the newly-launched Critical Care Program at Auburn University (AU).
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 12, 2001
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Washington- When pet owners lose a beloved animal, along with the traditional private burial or cremation, another option is emerging - colleges and universities that use animal cadavers for training future veterinarians.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 12, 2001
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Denver-Despite corporate layoffs, reduced consumer spending and hints of a recession in the national economy, the small animal practice slice of the economy remains bright, according to the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 12, 2001
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Bethesda, Md.-Animal Planet will present a world television premiere special episode of its New York-based original series Animal Precinct, Oct. 12.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 01, 2001
Technological advances and practitioner compliance appear to have lessened the risk of cancer in veterinarians, although potentially carcinogenic exposures are still an unfeigned threat to the profession.