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With a rise in chemotherapy for pets, veterinary staff is at increased risk for exposure – McClatchy DC Study: Veterinarians struggle as they balance the needs of pets and owners – Boston Globe Veterinary Nurse Versus Technician: the Pros and the Cons – Veterinary Business Advisors, Inc. Moving goats from one mountain range to another – Seattle Times Pets Are Like Family. But as Health Costs Rise, Few Are Insured That Way -- New York Times WSDA is recruiting for a poultry field veterinarian position...

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Silver Star Brands recalls human and animal drug products Consumer Affairs Global cost of animal diseases weighed by researchers – WSU Insider Hundreds of live chickens missing in Skagit County – Q13 Fox Olympic Mountain Goats spotted atop Rattlesnake Ridge – Living Snoqualmie Hello 911? There’s a whale under my boat – Washington Post Nearly extinct Western Pond Turtles get boost from Woodland Park Zoo  Q13 FOX...

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Olympia veterinarian says opioid crisis puts pets at risk – KIRO WSU scientists helping honey bees with a fungus treatment – KIMA Alaska Airlines new service animal rules will allow miniature horses  - KIRO Genes may hold keys to saving endangered Northwest orcas – KOMO Three things you should do today to make your veterinary hospital safer for pets – The Veterinary Idealist   Posted October 5, 2018...

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VBMA’s 5th Annual Partners in Practice takes place November 10 – Don’t miss this event!

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Washington State University’s Veterinary Business Management Association (VBMA) – ranked #1 globally – is excited to host its Fifth Annual Partners in Practice. The event will take place Saturday, November 10, 2018 at WSU in Pullman. This is an important opportunity to meet veterinary students at all points in their schooling to advertise a job or internship position, market your practice/company, learn about the newest generation of vets, and network with students and fellow veterinary professionals. Partners in Practice will be...

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FDA Reminds Veterinarians of the Differences Between Approved and Compounded Formulas of Transdermal Mirtazapine for the Management of Weight Loss in Cats - FDA Well-intentioned opioid quotas have unintended consequences for veterinary care – AAHA NEWStat Who’s killing Africa’s elephants? UW study identifies ivory trafficking cartels  – Seattle Times Olympics' young mountain goat 'orphans' to be adopted by local zoos - KOMO News How to help animals affected by Florence  - KING5.com   Posted September 21, 2018...

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Steve's Real Food recalls 3 lots of dog, cat food – Miami Herald FDA Releases Five-Year Plan for Supporting Antimicrobial Stewardship in Veterinary Settings - FDA Orca J50 presumed dead but NOAA continues search – Seattle Times Flying goats! Olympic Range mountain goats are being relocated by helicopter and ferry – Northwest News Network Cats and dogs moved to safety as Hurricane Florence bears down on the East Coast – Washington Post Become a Veterinary Employer of Choice – VMC, Inc.   Posted September 14, 2018...

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Brucellosis in Dogs and Public Health Risk - CDC Poor backyard biosecurity allows virulent Newcastle disease to spread – VC Star Ethics group backs Veterinary Nurse Initiative – Today’s Veterinary Business Times have changed. Have you? – Gifted Leaders When the crime victim is an animal, this lab is on the case – Washington Post   Posted September 7, 2018...

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FDA alerts consumers, pet owners not to use products manufactured by King Bio, including Dr. King’s label, homeopathic drug and pet products - FDA WSU to break ground on new lab – Moscow-Pullman Daily News USDA Announces Atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy Detection- USDA Handout: Disease transmission between people and pigs – CDC/USDA California OKs bill to let veterinarians discuss cannabis – VIN News   Posted August 31, 2018...

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Rad Cat Raw Diet pet food recall expanded – King5 CDC: Salmonella outbreak may include pet food – Today’s Veterinary Nurse A horse was neglected by its owner. Now the horse is suing – Washington Post Addressing health concerns for livestock during wildfires – Ag Daily Mishka the asthmatic otter at Seattle Aquarium – Seattle Times Scratchpay introduces interest-free client financing – Today’s Veterinary Business   Posted August 24, 2018...

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Detectives search for serial cat-killer in Thurston County – KIRO 7 Wildtype EHV-1 detected in one Snohomish County horse, quarantine order issued – WSDA Researchers won't take dead orca calf away from mother as she carries it into a 17th day – The Seattle Times AI comes to vet med to read X-rays – Veterinary Practice News Yakima Humane Society ends city contract over pit bull ban – Yakima Herald Agriculture Secretary Perdue Visits Washington State University - AAVMC   Posted August 10, 2018...

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