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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jun 24, 2014
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Dr. Stephen Divers discusses anesthesia in chelonians using a drug that is on its way to being approved for use in the United States.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 16, 2012
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These photos show how a team of 10 veterinarians successfully completed an experimental skull surgery on a green sea turtle.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 15, 2012
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Outbreak strains of the bacteria infect 124 people from 27 states, CDC reports.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 01, 2012
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A solution for opening turtles' and tortoises' mouths for medication or tube feeding.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2012
National Report — U.S. officials banned the import of four snake species in an effort to protect the Everglades National Park in Florida.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2011
Atlanta, Ga. — Officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are warning consumers and veterinarians to be cautious about buying African dwarf frogs from a California breeding facility.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Apr 04, 2011
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Learn why preovulatory stasis may be seen in relatively young captive reptiles.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2010
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It's hard to forget your first rattlesnake bite—my intern certainly hasn't.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Nov 01, 2010
Diagnosing disease in reptiles can be a challenge for even the most experienced veterinarian. The clinical signs exhibited by these ectotherms are often subtle and physical findings are seldom pathognomonic.
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CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS: Nov 01, 2010
The Class Reptilia consists of over 6,500 species, but only a few dozen species are likely to be encountered with any regularity in general practice. The diversity within the Class Reptilia necessitates the description of generalities.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 30, 2010
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Budget cuts may cripple the exotic animal program at the University of Wisconsin's veterinary school.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 04, 2010
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Cleveland, Ga. -- Mice, rats, and chicks sold as frozen reptile feed may have been the cause of human illnesses in 17.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2010
When a pet is sick clients will often do some research and find that diet and environment is incorrect. Many times they make those changes just prior to their visit and report to you only the recent diet and environment. It is up to you and your staff to find out what the real situation is that the patient has been in prior to the visit.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 22, 2009
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Busch Gardens' Bill Street discusses the park's recent exotics amnesty day, held in conjunction with the Florida Wildlife Commission. The Tampa Bay, Fla., event took in more than 150 animals for which owners could no longer care or lacked proper permits.
 
dvm360: Dec 21, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
In this edition of the Five, we report on Las Vegas' gamble to tackle pet overpopulation, hear from UC Davis elephant researchers, and more.