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FDA taps veterinarians to oversee antimicrobial use in food animals

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Veterinary Feed Directive final rule requires veterinarian-client-patient relationship.

Deadline nears to apply for veterinary student loan repayment program

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Federal initiative pays up to $75,000 toward student loans for three years of service.

K-State veterinary researchers create new method of avian influenza vaccine development

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Testing shows method may extend beyond poultry to pigs, cattle and sheep.

Avian influenza infects flocks in 13 states

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More than 21 million birds affected so far in both commercial and backyard flocks.

FDA veterinary group addressing large-animal fluid shortage

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Agency working with drug companies to import large-volume IV solution from other countries.

Dairy

Large animal veterinary students receive $5,000 scholarships

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AABP and Zoetis award annual grants to encourage food animal practice.

AVMA still focused on passing veterinary student debt legislation in 113th Congress

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Organization asks veterinarians to reach out to politicians during this election season.

New dehorning, castration guidelines put DVMs in middle of painful discussion

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These guidelines from AABP cover age of beef and dairy cattle at castration and dehorning, proper chemical or manual restraint, and anesthesia and pain relief.

FDA's final antimicrobial regulation proposal provides veterinarians more flexibility

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Most antimicrobial drugs will no longer be over-the-counter; pharmaceuticals companies have three years to comply.

AVMA calls on Congress, veterinary caucus, to stop 'bickering' and end shutdown

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Association says animal welfare, food safety and research hang in the balance.

Swine

K-State veterinary researchers create new method of avian influenza vaccine development

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Testing shows method may extend beyond poultry to pigs, cattle and sheep.

Administering pain medication through sow's milk reduces piglet stress, veterinary study finds

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Iowa State researchers hope passive administration will encourage more U.S. pork producers to provide pain medication for routine husbandry procedures.

Large animal veterinary students receive $5,000 scholarships

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AABP and Zoetis award annual grants to encourage food animal practice.

AVMA still focused on passing veterinary student debt legislation in 113th Congress

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Organization asks veterinarians to reach out to politicians during this election season.

Reinfection of herds thought to be immune increases efforts to quell PEDv

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Agriculture Secretary Vilsack pledges $26.2 million to aid veterinary effort to combat deadly porcine disease.