NAVTA

VMX Conference 3-7 February

Formerly known as the NAVC (North American Veterinary Conference), the VMX (Veterinary Meeting & Expo) will be held this year 3-7 February in Orlando, Florida. The first event was held back in 1984 as the Eastern States Veterinary Conference that brought many professionals in the field from around the world to gather up and meet in Orlando. The first meeting …

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Veterinary Clinical Pathology 1 by Victoria Birch

In this video you will learn how to: – maintenance on the procyte – rinse cycle on the procyte – rabies suspect protocol – run a heart worm test – serological testing Thank you guys for watching my video! I hope you learned something useful 🙂 Disclaimers: 1. A licensed veterinary nurse/technician can only practice underneath a licensed veterinarian 2. …

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Penguin Awareness Day – January 20th

The 20th of January is celebrated worldwide as Penguin Awareness Day. This day is celebrated to raise awareness about the number of penguins in the world that is dramatically decreasing every day. This day also brings focus on the matter of conservation of penguin habitats. No one really knows when was the first Penguin Awareness Day. You can celebrate penguins …

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Top Ranking Veterinary Schools in 2017

Veterinary medicine is a division of the medicine which deals with all animal species and with prevention, treatment, and diagnosis of diseases that occur, disorders and injuries. Veterinarians, as medical professionals and advocates for animals, protect the health and welfare of companion animals, domestic animals, wild animals and bird, exotic animals etc. To become a veterinarian, you have to attend …

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One-of-a-kind brain surgery on a seal

Hydrocephalus is a condition where cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is accumulating within the brain. This condition typically manifests with increased pressure inside the skull. Hydrocephalus can be categorized as a birth defect or to be acquired later in life. Four types of hydrocephalus have been described in the literature: communicating, non-communicating, normal pressure and ex-vacuo. This condition can be treated surgically …