News about the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) - DVM
  • SEARCH:
News Center
DVM Featuring Information from:

ADVERTISEMENT

AAEP
Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

AAEP veterinary conference nets hike in attendance over last year

November 30, 2011

San Antonio, Texas -- Attendance jumped nearly 14 percent over last year at the 57th Annual Convention of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) in San Antonio Nov. 18-22.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

The return of horse slaughter?

November 30, 2011

The door may have re-opened to horse slaughter, following a five-year federal ban.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

AAEP launches $1 million campaign for equine laminitis

November 29, 2011

Lexington, Ky. -- A $1 million campaign to fund veterinary laminitis research in horses was recently unveiled by the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP).

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

U.S. Equestrian Federation modifies veterinary rules on NSAID use in competition horses

November 14, 2011

Lexington, Ky. -- The United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) amended its therapeutic drug rule to restrict use to a single non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

New USDA rule closes loophole on transporting horses in double-deck trailers; veterinary groups support action

October 18, 2011

National Report — A new rule further curtailing the use of double-deck trailers to transport horses bound for slaughter is being applauded by veterinary groups.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Equine racing challenges grow as foal numbers drop

July 27, 2011

The number of registered Thoroughbred foals is declining as horse racing faces increasing economic challenges.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

GAO: Horses are worse off since closure of domestic slaughter operations, veterinarians say

June 30, 2011

National Report -- Equine welfare in the United States has generally declined since domestic equine slaughter was banned, according to a new report by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Strategies to beat an equine herpes virus outbreak

May 18, 2011

Veterinary associations, ACVIM and AAEP, have compiled resources to help veterinarians respond to an equine herpes virus outbreak.

Source: DVM360 MAGAZINE

Moyer appointed AAEP president

January 1, 2011

Baltimore — Dr. Bill Moyer will lead the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) in 2011.

ADVERTISEMENT

Click here