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Klausner anointed chief medical officer at Banfield

August 28, 2009

Portland -- Jeffrey Klausner, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVIM a senior vice president and chief medical officer for Banfield, The Pet Hospital.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Veterinarian is top amateur in cross-country bicycle race

August 1, 2009

Wausau, Wis.— It took this 60-year—old veterinarian 11 days to ride 3,021 miles across the United States on a bicycle. He did it averaging two hours of sleep each night.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Banfield discontinues cosmetic ear cropping, tail docking

July 27, 2009

Portland, Ore. -- Banfield, The Pet Hospital will discontinue ear cropping and tail docking surgeries, the company reports today.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

San Francisco considers ban on cat declaw surgeries

July 16, 2009

San Francisco -- San Francisco may become the second U.S. city to adopt legislation banning the declawing of cats for non-therapeutic reasons.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Osteoarthritis in the geriatric canine

July 1, 2009

Athens, Ga. — Osteoarthritis affects millions of dogs each year. Joint injuries can lead to the development of OA later in life.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Study: Chihuahuas bite vets most; Lhaso Apsos inflict worst injuries

July 1, 2009

Lakewood, Colo. — Chihuahuas are most likely to bite veterinarians. Lhaso Apsos deliver one of the most severe bites.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Win, place and show

July 1, 2009

Elmont, N.Y. — At least the victory stayed in the family. Mine that Bird, this year's Kentucky Derby winner, finished third in this year's $1 million Belmont Stakes.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

AVMA's hard line too hard?

July 1, 2009

Seattle — The Utah Veterinary Medical Association wants the AVMA to lay off the "hard-line slant" it took when the policy on ear cropping and tail docking was changed late last year.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

A dog day afternoon

July 1, 2009

Philadelphia — The waiting room was full at the Radbill Animal Hospital when a man walked behind the reception desk and confronted a technician.

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