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March 10, 2014

Oregon Animal Hall of Fame™: Search & Rescue Dog Raido is Newest Inductee

Each year, the Oregon Veterinary Medical Association and the Oregon Animal Health Foundation honor animals who, through unselfish and courageous accomplishments, exemplify the affection, loyalty, security, public service, and value of the human-animal bond. This year, Raido, a search and rescue dog, was inducted into the Oregon Animal Hall of Fame™.

March 10, 2014

Neuropathogenic EHV-1 Cases Confirmed in Oregon

One Lane County horse has died and four others from the same stable have tested positive for a neurological form of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1). All horses on the property have been quarantined and those showing symptoms of the disease are being treated. There is no indication that the virus has spread to other horses beyond those being quarantined.

March 3, 2014

Household Dangers to Pets: Room by Room

Pets are also vulnerable and susceptible to accidental ingestion of potentially life-threatening common items in the home.

March 3, 2014

Household Hazards for Pets

Help keep your pet safe by being aware of these common household hazards.

February 20, 2014

Med-Vet International Recalls 140 Boxes of 1/2cc U-40 Insulin Syringes

Med-Vet International initiated a nationwide recall of 140 boxes of 1/2cc U-40 insulin syringes

February 13, 2014

Valentine’s Day Safety Tips for Pet Owners

With Valentine's Day comes gifts, many of which include candies and flowers. Here are some of the most common culprits of pet poisonings related to these well-intentioned gifts.

February 7, 2014

Winter Equine Care Tips

Horses need extra attention during the cold and wet winter months. By following these helpful tips you can help keep your horse healthy all winter – and all year round.

February 6, 2014

Pro-Pet LLC Recalls a Limited Number of Dry Dog and Cat Foods Due to Salmonella

Pro-Pet LLC, St. Marys, Ohio, has recalled a limited number of dry dog and cat foods for possible Salmonella contamination. A single field test indicated products manufactured during a two day period, on a single production line may have the potential for Salmonella contamination.

February 4, 2014

Facts About Non-Anesthetic Dentistry

The idea of having your pet's teeth cleaned without anesthesia by an unlicensed or non-veterinary provider may seem appealing on the surface, but it can potentially harm your pet's health. Here are some facts to consider.