Spokane area child bit by rabid bat

  |   Animal Health, Uncategorized

Washington State Public Health Laboratories confirmed last week that a bat testing positive for rabies bit a child in Liberty Lake Regional Park in Liberty Lake, WA. The child and the mother, who had no contact with the bat, are both receiving rabies post-exposure vaccinations. This is the first case of rabies in Spokane County in 18 years. Bats are the primary animals that carry rabies in the northwest U.S, although less than one percent are infected with rabies. According to...

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We want your opinion on WA Veterinarian magazine

  |   Uncategorized, WSVMA News

The WSVMA’s Editorial and Publications Committee requests your input on WA Veterinarian magazine. The survey is brief and will take only five minutes to complete. The results of the survey will be used to determine the value of our magazine to WSVMA members so that we can deliver the type of content you wish to read in the way you wish you read it. We are especially interested in the views of our younger members. Please encourage your associates or young...

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White Coat donations for Class of 2019

  |   Uncategorized, Veterinary Medical Education

This year’s White Coat ceremony will take place August 20, 2015 at Washington State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Each first-year veterinary student will be introduced and presented with a white lab coat with his/her name and the WSVMA logo embroidered on the coat. We need your help to make this year’s White Coat Ceremony a success. You can sponsor a specific student or make a general donation. You also have the option of sponsoring a student from your local area. Download...

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AVMA requests compounding feedback

  |   Professional News, Uncategorized

The AVMA has asked the FDA to extend the comment period 90 days to provide time to formulate a comprehensive response to the draft guidance for the preparation of compounds from bulk active ingredients in order to ensure the availability of compounds needed for veterinarians to protect animal health and welfare. The comment period is scheduled to end August 17. The FDA has requested nominations of bulk drugs (i.e., raw active substances) to be included on a “positive list” of...

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We want your opinion on WA Veterinarian magazine

  |   Uncategorized, WSVMA News

The WSVMA’s Editorial and Publications Committee requests your input on WA Veterinarian magazine. The survey is brief and will take only five minutes to complete. The results of the survey will be used to determine the value of オンライン カジノ our magazine to WSVMA members so that we can deliver the type of content you wish to read in the way you wish you read it. We are especially interested in the views of our younger members. Please encourage...

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