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Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

The cattle cycle: a primer for beef cattle veterinarians (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Historically cow-calf producers have been plagued by a market that is beyond their control, that is, a reasonably competitive market.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Common questions from goat producers (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

There are many causes of external lumps and masses in sheep and goats, yet many producers assume that all external masses are abscesses.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Herd health programs and working with commercial goat dairies (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Herd health programs developed by veterinarians in cooperation with producers strive to maximize health and production while decreasing the incidence of a variety of economically important diseases.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Beef replacement heifer selection

November 1, 2009

The heifer selection program is a vital aspect of a commercial cow-calf operation.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Drug use for food animals (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Veterinarians have been a privilege to use and prescribe FDA approved drugs in an extra label manner and to compound drugs to meet the specific health care needs of the diverse patients.

Source: CVC IN SAN DIEGO PROCEEDINGS

Basic bovine epidemiology (Proceedings)

November 1, 2009

Epidemiology is the study of health related states within a specified population.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

H1N1 found in Minnesota pigs, Oregon ferret

October 21, 2009

National Report -- Tests confirm that pigs at the recent Minnesota State Fair were infected with H1N1 influenza virus. They are the first swine in the country to be found with the 2009 pandemic virus.

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Michigan lawmakers pass farm-animal welfare bill

October 2, 2009

New housing requirements for swine, veal calves and poultry were adopted in Michigan after a last-minute push by the Humane Society of the United States.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Fear over H1N1 detection brings down swine disease samples

September 25, 2009

National Report -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture, concerned about a perceived drop in swine disease samples from pork producers, is urging veterinarians to continue monitoring herds for a variety of diseases, including the H1N1 influenza virus.

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