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AAEP Publishes Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis Guidelines
February 19, 2021

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) has published on its website comprehensive guidelines to assist practitioners with identification,...

Equine Veterinary Anesthesia Pioneer Dr. John Hubbell Delivers Famed Milne Lecture at AAEP Convention
December 14, 2020

Acclaimed veterinary anesthesiologist John A.E. Hubbell, DVM, MS, DACVA, examined the challenges and clinical progress of safely anesthetizing horses when he...

AAEP Recognizes Regulatory Veterinarian Dr. Mary Scollay with Distinguished Service Award
December 09, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) honored a longtime volunteer leader within the association and strident advocate for the welfare of...

Dr. Sherry Johnson Receives AAEP President’s Award
December 09, 2020

Sherry Johnson, DVM, MS, DACVSMR, received the American Association of Equine Practitioners President’s Award for spearheading AAEP’s first-ever online...

AAEP Past President Dr. Scott Palmer Honored with Sage Kester Beyond the Call Award
December 09, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners presented its 2020 Sage Kester “Beyond the Call” Award to Scott Palmer, VMD, DABVP, for his extensive...

Dr. Stephen O’Grady Receives AAEP’s Distinguished Educator Award for Mentorship
December 09, 2020

Virginia-based private practitioner Stephen O’Grady, DVM, MRCVS, who has raised the standard of hoof care through instruction in basic and therapeutic...

Pennsylvania Group Practice Owner Joins AAEP Board of Directors
December 09, 2020

James Zeliff, DVM, MBA, founder and managing partner of Allegheny Equine in Murrysville, Penn., a multi-doctor, clinic-based ambulatory practice, has joined...

AAEP Bestows Research Award upon Renowned Theriogenologist Dr. Katrin Hinrichs
December 09, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners presented the 2020 AAEP Research Award to Katrin Hinrichs, DVM, Ph.D., DACT, whose pioneering research in the...

Texas Practice Owner Named AAEP Vice President
December 09, 2020

Dr. Rob Franklin, partner in Fredericksburg Equine Veterinary Services in Fredericksburg, Texas, and a strong advocate for equine-humanitarian efforts through...

University of Kentucky Outreach Veterinarian Joins AAEP Board of Directors
December 09, 2020

Emma Adam, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM, DACVS, an equine outreach veterinarian for the University of Kentucky Department of Veterinary Science in Lexington, Ky., has...

AAEP Recognizes Veteran Staff Member Keith Kleine with Distinguished Service Award
December 09, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) honored a tireless advocate for equine veterinary practice and the welfare of horses when presenting...

Florida Racetrack Practitioner Dr. Scott Hay to Lead the AAEP in 2021
December 09, 2020

Scott Hay, DVM, president and managing shareholder of Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based racetrack practice Teigland, Franklin and Brokken DVMs, was installed as...

AAEP Honors Dr. Susan White with Distinguished Life Member Award
December 09, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) presented Susan L. White, DVM, MS, DACVIM, Josiah Meigs Distinguished Professor, Emeritus at the...

Veterinary Business Consultant Joins AAEP Board as Treasurer
December 09, 2020

Dr. Amy Grice, a veterinary business consultant in Virginia City, Mont., has been appointed treasurer of the American Association of Equine Practitioners. Dr....

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program Awarded 2020 Lavin Cup from AAEP
December 09, 2020

New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program, the largest racehorse adoption charity in the United States, received the 2020 Lavin Cup from the American...

Florida Practice Owner Joins AAEP Board of Directors
December 09, 2020

Erin Denney-Jones, DVM, a solo equine practitioner and owner of Florida Equine Veterinary Services, Inc., in Clermont, Fla., has joined the board of directors...

North Carolina State University Ph.D. Student Recognized as AAEP Past Presidents’ Research Fellow
December 08, 2020

Rosemary Bayless, DVM, MS, DACVIM (LAIM), a doctoral candidate at North Carolina State University, was selected as the AAEP Past Presidents’ Research Fellow...

Auburn University Faculty Clinician Selected for 2020 Grand Prize My Vet Rocks Award
December 07, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) salutes Dr. Alfredo Sanchez-Londoño, associate clinical professor, equine field service, at the Auburn...

Texas A&M University Doctoral Student Awarded EQUUS Foundation Research Fellow
December 07, 2020

Rebecca Legere, DVM, MS, DACVIM (LAIM), a doctoral student at Texas A&M University, received the EQUUS Foundation Research Fellow for her research into...

Five Recent and Future Equine Veterinary Graduates to Receive $4,000 Zoetis/The Foundation for the Horse Scholarships
November 30, 2020

The Foundation for the Horse is pleased to announce the 2020 recipients of $4,000 Zoetis/The Foundation for the Horse Scholarships: Sarah Freeman, DVM,...

The Foundation for the Horse Announces 2020 Recipients of $75,000 Coyote Rock Ranch Scholarships
November 16, 2020

Chosen from nearly 40 exceptional applicants, three distinguished veterinary students aspiring toward careers in equine medicine have been selected to receive...

AAEP Board Votes to Support Horseracing Integrity & Safety Act
October 16, 2020

On the recommendation of its Racing Committee, the American Association of Equine Practitioners board of directors voted this week to support the Horseracing...

Acquire Smart Solutions to Practice Challenges at AAEP’s Virtual Convention in December
October 13, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) 2020 Annual Convention & Trade Show will help equine veterinarians adapt to new practice realities...

Ten Dedicated Equine Veterinary Students to be Awarded $5,000 by Merck Animal Health & Oakwood Foundation
October 06, 2020

The Foundation for the Horse is pleased to announce the 2020 recipients of $5,000 scholarship awards from Merck Animal Health and Oakwood Foundation. Both...

Auburn University Faculty Clinician Selected as AAEP’s My Vet Rocks Recipient for August
September 21, 2020

Alfredo Sanchez-Londoño, DVM, MS, DACVIM, associate clinical professor, equine field service, at the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in...

AAEP Statement on Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act from Dr. Jeff Berk, Racing Committee Chairman
September 03, 2020

“Uniformity of therapeutic medication rules in United States horse racing is a goal long endorsed by the AAEP, and we are eager to evaluate the newly...

AAEP Publishes Borrelia burgdorferi Infection and Lyme Disease Guidelines
August 31, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) has published on its website comprehensive guidelines to assist practitioners with identification,...

Zoetis and The Foundation for the Horse offer $4,000 scholarships to recent equine veterinary graduates and fourth-year students
August 24, 2020

The Foundation for the Horse, thanks to the continued support of Zoetis, is again offering recent equine veterinary graduates and those graduating in 2021, up...

Thyroxine Advisory Released Jointly by RMTC & AAEP
August 20, 2020

  RMTC/AAEP Thyroxine Advisory At its February 2020 Meeting, the Racing Medication Testing Consortium’s (RMTC) Board of Directors discussed...

AAEP Convention & Trade Show Goes Virtual This December
August 19, 2020

The American Association of Equine Practitioners announced today that the 2020 AAEP Annual Convention & Trade Show, originally scheduled for Dec. 5 – 9...