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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 19, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Washington -- Researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service (ARS) have discovered that adding the amino acid tryptophan to the diet of female pigs can decrease their aggression, making them more manageable.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 18, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Boston, Mass. -- The Massachusetts House of Representatives has voted to ban surgical debarking of dogs and cats unless a licensed veterinarian deems the procedure medically necessary. The vote was nearly unanimous, passing 150-1.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 17, 2010
Sweeping regulatory changes a result of adverse reactions.
Mar 17, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Omaha, Neb. -- The American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) installed a new president, president-elect and vice president at its annual meeting this month.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 16, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Washington D.C. -- The EPA will discuss its findings from a five-year study of flea and tick products Wednesday during a free, public Webinar, titled "Evaluation of Pet Spot-on Flea and Tick Products and Next Steps."
Mar 16, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
DVM Newsmagazine nets a national business journalism award.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 15, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Davis, Calif. -- The new North American Veterinary Regenerative Medicine Association wants to recruit medicine researchers, stem cell biologists, and others with an interest in stem cell therapy.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 12, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill. -- Dr. Ron DeHaven, chief executive officer of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and a former head of the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, cites his concerns about the new plans for a U.S. animal ID system in a video on the AVMA site.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 12, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill -- The American Veterinary Medical Association announced a new initiative March 12 that aims to help veterinarians who pursue careers in food-animal medicine.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 11, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Schaumburg, Ill. -- Determined to combat Internet misinformation, the AVMA and WebMD have partnered to find a new way for pet owners to seek medical advice.