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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 30, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
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
By dvm360.com staff
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.
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dvm360.com: 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.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 14, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Washington, D.C. -- The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee approved a bill Dec. 10 that would ban the shipping and importing of all varieties of python into the United States.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
The growth of the exotic pets industry brings with it some problems, including illegal imports which raise health concerns.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 21, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Indiana's regulations on the sale and possession of reptiles, amphibians and fish are under review.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 13, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Snakes that squeeze and venomous reptiles must now be kept under lock and key in North Carolina.
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CVC IN KANSAS CITY PROCEEDINGS: Aug 01, 2009
When presented with a seizuring dog or cat, the steps to take are familiar to most veterinarians. However, with a non-traditional species, even knowing where and how to administer treatments presents a challenge, as well as what might be common etiologies.
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FIRSTLINE: May 21, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Talk to reptile owners about adequate sun access.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Reptiles take a very long time to get sick. Likewise, amphibians tend to hide disease for prolonged periods.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
It has been well established that the majority of bacterial pathogens affecting reptile patients are of the gram negative type.
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
"Bad laboratory data are worse than no laboratory data at all."
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CVC IN WASHINGTON, D.C. PROCEEDINGS: Apr 01, 2009
Diagnostic imaging is an underutilized resource in herpetological medicine.