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  • Breeding Dairy Cattle Based on Heat Stress Tolerance Open link in new window
    8/12/2022
    Changing climate is likely to impact dairy production. Researchers at Texas A&M University are looking to better understand how cows manage heat stress and find the breeds that can tolerate it. 
  • Teaching Your Dog To Lie on Their Side for Nail Trims Open link in new window
    8/5/2022
    Training consent behaviors builds confidence, promotes force-free learning, and increases your pet’s cooperation.
  • Colic Surgery for Horses Open link in new window
    8/5/2022
    Colic is likely the most common health condition seen in horses. But should you treat your horse at home, or will your veterinarian recommend surgery?  
  • New Method Helps Detect Sick Feedlot Calves Open link in new window
    7/29/2022
    New, state-of-the-art technology is proven to detect sick calves earlier and more accurately than visual observation.
  • What to Expect From Your Pet’s Echocardiogram Open link in new window
    7/29/2022
    An echocardiogram is a type of ultrasound that looks closely at the heart as well as inside and around it

  • Conditioning Your Dog to Nail Trims Open link in new window
    7/27/2022
    Teaching your dog to be calm and comfortable with the nail trimming process is necessary for your pet’s well-being.
  • Carbon Dioxide Wound Therapy in Horses Open link in new window
    7/22/2022
    One of the newest ways to treat equine wounds is carbon dioxide therapy, and carbon dioxide has shown promise in humans with chronic wounds due to diabetes. However, the effectiveness of the treatment in horses is questionable. 
  • Mouthing and Play Biting in Puppies Open link in new window
    7/20/2022
    Biting is a normal behavior in puppies. It is not uncommon for puppy owners to quickly become frustrated. Learn how to reduce and prevent these unwanted behaviors.
  • Plant Toxins and Liver Disease in Horses Open link in new window
    7/15/2022
    Liver disease is not common in horses, but when it occurs it is usually due to toxins the horse has eaten. 
  • Eosinophilic Granuloma Complex in Cats Open link in new window
    7/13/2022
    Feline allergic skin disease can take some highly ulcerative forms, especially involving the upper lip. Eosinophilic Granuloma Complex is a hard condition to explain, especially since it has several forms, but we will give it a try.

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