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2014-07-28 08:28:59

Public Invited to Vote for Their Favorite CHICAGO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) announced the top 20 finalists for "America's Favorite Veterinarian." The 20 finalists were selected by an AVMF review panel from more than 700 nominations. "We are thrilled to honor and recognize these 20 finalists who are entrusted to preserve and protect the health and well-being of animals," said Michael Cathey, executive director of AVMF....

2014-07-11 12:24:44

TUSTIN, Calif., July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Animal Dermatology Clinic Tustin announces Dr. Melissa Hall, Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) is receiving patients four days a week in Tustin, CA and continues to see cases once a month in San Luis Obispo, CA. Dr. Melissa Hall graduated from the School of Veterinary Medicine at University of California, Davis in 2006. While attending Davis, Dr. Hall was involved in many clubs and received numerous...

2014-06-13 12:25:03

Ten finalists unveiled for inaugural American Humane Association Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Technician Awards(TM), presented by Zoetis WASHINGTON, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After reading the heartwarming stories of hundreds of nominees, a special blue-ribbon panel of celebrities and renowned veterinary and animal care professionals has narrowed down its choices for the top veterinary professionals in the country, but now it's up to America to decide who is number...

2014-04-25 12:26:58

AUSTIN, Texas, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- April 26 is World Veterinary Day, a day to recognize the importance of the veterinary profession. Observed on the last Saturday of April, World Veterinary Day celebrates the role of veterinarians, highlighting a different aspect of animal medicine each year. This year's theme is animal welfare. The Texas Veterinary Medical Association aims to raise awareness among Texas pet owners of the contribution of veterinarians to the...

2013-10-21 23:04:36

Partnership with American Veterinary Medical Foundation will award approximately $700,000 to students in all areas of veterinary medicine. Florham Park, NJ (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 For the fifth consecutive year, Zoetis and the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) invite second- and third-year students of veterinary medicine to apply for the Zoetis Veterinary Student Scholarship Program. In an effort to help alleviate some of the burden of student debt, about 350 scholarships of...

Word of the Day
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'