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Oct 07, 2005
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Washington - 10/7/2005 - The first drug under the Minor Use and Minor Species Animal Health Act (MUMS) was recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 27, 2005
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AUSTIN, TEXAS - 9/27/05 - Texas veterinary and agriculture departments made preparations for Hurricane Rita, but are still experiencing delays accessing damage due to lack of communication to the most heavily affected areas.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 26, 2005
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BATON ROUGE, LA. - 9/26/05 - Out-of-state veterinarians seeking to help displaced animals can practice medicine in Louisiana until Oct. 25 without an in-state license.
Sep 24, 2005
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WASHINGTON - 9/24/2005 - Lester M. Crawford, DVM, PhD, resigned as commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. He was considered the highest ranking veterinarian serving in public office.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 23, 2005
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SCHAUMBURG, ILL. - 09/23/2005 - A national campaign is kicking off to encourage pet owners to schedule semi-annual visits with their veterinarians. The "Twice A Year For Life!" campaign designates October as National Pet Wellness Month (NPWM), which is sponsored by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and Fort Dodge Animal Health.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 22, 2005
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DAVIS, CALIF. - 9/21/05 - The Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights (AVAR) plans to send 20 DVM members to assist shelters taking in displaced animals from the Gulf Coast region.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 21, 2005
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FORT WORTH, TEXAS - 9/22/05 - Despite Hurricane Rita's impending arrival and an increase in attendee cancellations, the Southwest Veterinary Symposium is taking place, authorities report.

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 20, 2005
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FORT COLLINS, COLO. - 09/20/05- Dr. Chris Orton led the Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine cardiac team in the successful heart-valve replacement surgery in a 9-month-old yellow Labrador retriever, which was born with a defective valve.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 19, 2005
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ST JOSEPH, MO. - 9/19/05 - The National Disaster Search Dog Foundation (NDSDF) released dozens of dogs with their handlers in Hurricane Katrina’s disaster zone.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 19, 2005
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BATON ROUGE, LA. - 9/19/05 - Out-of-state veterinarians seeking to help animals in disaster areas now can practice in Louisiana without an in-state license.