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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 14, 2009
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Washington -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has issued its first conditional license for a pandemic H1N1 influenza vaccine for swine to Pfizer Animal Health. The vaccine is intended to protect pigs from developing the virus.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 14, 2009
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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: Dec 13, 2009
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West Lafayette, Ind. -- Purdue University researchers have received a $1.3 million grant that will help educate school children about animals and the link between human and animal health.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 12, 2009
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Washington, D.C. -- The Food and Drug Administration has created a new Pet Health and Safety Widget for use for free on Web sites.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 12, 2009
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National Report -- While the death toll of H1N1-infected domestic cats continues to rise, officials at Safari West Wildlife Preserve in Santa Rosa, Calif., have announced that a cheetah caught the pandemic virus last month.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 11, 2009
The rumored move of the equine drug-testing laboratory from Cornell to another college is not yet a done deal.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 11, 2009
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Washington -- The National Veterinary Accreditation Program (NVAP) is undergoing some changes, which will affect most veterinarians in terms of the continuing education they must earn and how their accreditation is renewed.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 10, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Austin, Texas -- Dee Ellis, DVM, has been named the new Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) director and Texas state veterinarian.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 09, 2009
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Las Vegas -- The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) gave awards for service to the industry, distinguished teaching, and equine welfare at its ongoing 55th Annual Convention.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 08, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Miami Gardens, Fla. -- Calder Race Course officials have lifted the quarantine on one barn that began Dec. 3, but are keeping three other barns closed because of a horse that tested positive for equine herpes virus (EHV-1).