Journal of the
American Veterinary
Medical Association
Index for Volume 228
No. 1 – 12 January – June 2006
Published by
AM...
JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 1
A
AbbeyVet Export Ltd
Bayer announces injunction against illegal impo...
American Association for the Prevention of Cruelty to
Animals (ASPCA)
Organizations: RK Anderson, 836
American Association...
American Veterinary Dental Society (AVDS)
Celebrate pet dental health in February, 336
Veterinary Dental Forum, 837
Americ...
AVMA fills top two Animal Welfare Division positions, 1643
Smith to step down after second term as Cornell dean, 1670
Tuft...
Parting thoughts from Dr. Carlson [RA Carlson], 1479
Animal welfare governance [BV Beaver], 1841
AVMA Aquatic Veterinary M...
Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173
AVMA to lead national disaster summit, 174
Committee explore...
AVMA Membership and Field Services Division
Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491
Leaders of veterinar...
Academia: Jesse Frey, 676
Academia: Martin Frey, 676
Academia: Merwin Frey, 676
Academia: Robert Hentzler, 676
Academia: R...
British Medical Journal
British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186
British Veterinary Association (BV...
Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC)
Web site on zoonotic parasites in dogs and cats debuts, 496
Companion Animals
Sum...
AVMA to lead national disaster summit, 174
VetPals inventory replenished, 185
Grants to veterinarians who suffered losses ...
Comments sought on microchipping, 1316
USDA starts rolling out animal identification numbers, 1317
Prognostications for sw...
Foie Gras
Chicago bans sale of foie gras, 1848
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Contaminated food leads to death, illnes...
Great Cats and Rare Canids Act
Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170
“Great Cat Watch”
Attendance nearly ...
Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in
India [T Wollen], 1844
Influenza
AVMA funding to support...
Latvia
Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16
Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainme...
Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664
Comments sought on microchipping, 1316
Milbemycin
Monograph on m...
National Pet Wellness Month
Campaign focuses on zoonotic disease prevention, 1320
Public service campaign on zoonotic dise...
Pet Evacuation and Transportation Standards Act
Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170
Pet Safety and Prod...
DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649
Still going a hundred years later, 1651
Maryland starts poultry...
T
Tamiflu
Use of antiviral drug in dogs sparks concern, 660
Task Force on Animal Abuse and Domestic Violence
AVMA funding ...
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  1. 1. Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association Index for Volume 228 No. 1 – 12 January – June 2006 Published by AMERICAN VETERINARY MEDICAL ASSOCIATION 1931 N MEACHAM RD, SUITE 100, SCHAUMBURG, IL 60173-4360
  2. 2. JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 1 A AbbeyVet Export Ltd Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 Academy of Veterinary Dentistry Celebrate pet dental health in February, 33 Veterinary Dental Forum, 837 Acclimation Certificates Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Accreditation Veterinary technician shortages [GR Leff], 2006;228:1321 Letter: Appreciates efforts to expand veterinary technician programs [JP O’Mara], 2006;228:1860 Education council schedules site visits, 14 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 Education council schedules site visits, 833 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Survey will assess knowledge necessary for certification, 1645 Acts American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profes- sion, 169 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Animal Fighting Prohibition Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Animal Welfare Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Antifreeze Bittering Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Great Cats and Rare Canids Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Inhumane Trapping Prevention Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Pet Evacuation and Transportation Standards Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Pet Safety and Production Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Veterinary Practice Acts California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 Animal User Drug Fee Act FDA seeks comment on Animal Drug User Fee Act, 335 Veterinary Workforce Expansion Act CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 Comments sought on microchipping, 1316 FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 Veterinary academe evaluates animal use in education, 1481 Still going a hundred years later, 1651 Advantage Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 Advantix Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 Adverse Event Reporting Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 Advertising Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Afghanistan Report on Iraq and Afghanistan comes forward, 178 US veterinarians help jump-start Afghan animal health clinic, 827 US Army veterinarians wage unconventional campaign abroad, 1843 Aflatoxin Contaminated food leads to death, illness in dozens of dogs, 334 Diamond Pet Foods narrows recall after aflatoxin tests, 490 FDA report shows how company missed toxin that killed dogs, 829 Africa Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Aggression California allows cities to adopt breed-specific legislation, 343 Agricultural Cooperative Development International (ACDI) Associations: Dr. Elizabeth A. Krushinskie, 1851 Alabama Education council schedules site visits, 14 Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Tuskegee appoints Habtemariam as dean, 677 Education council schedules site visits, 833 Alumnus donates $1 million for Auburn professorship, 1005 Auburn receives $1 million for diabetes research, 1850 Alpharma Animal Health Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Alternative and Complementary Medicine Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Alternatives to Use of Animals in Education Veterinary academe evaluates animal use in education, 1481 American Animal Health Association (AAHA) Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) AAHA updates canine vaccination guidelines, 1172 Once a vet tech, now AAHA president, 1652 When caring too much is an occupational hazard, 1653 American Animal Hospital Association, 1671 American Association for the Advancement of Sciences (AAAS) Veterinary ethics in review, 1318 Index to News
  3. 3. American Association for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) Organizations: RK Anderson, 836 American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 Brokken named AAEP president, 340 Individuals honored at AAEP convention, 348 American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 AAFP speaker advocates a new view of cats, 344 Grooming feline practitioners in business savvy, 345 American Association of Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 American Association of Public Health Veterinarians (AAPHV) CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 American Association of Retired Veterinarians (AARV) Not enough hours in the day, 671 American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV) Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Prognostications for swine medicine, 1324 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 AASV president leads attack on deadly disease, 1326 American Association of Veterinary Clinicians (AAVC) Associations: Dr. Andrea Balch, 1671 Associations: Dr. Colin Sereda, 1671 Associations: Dr. Leah Cohn, 1671 American Association of Veterinary Immunologists (AAVI) CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD) Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 AVMA backs laboratory consortium, 177 USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 Organizations (meetings), 1006 American Association of Veterinary Parasitologists (AAVP) CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (AAZV) American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, 21 Zoo veterinarians seek papers for conference, 347 American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP) American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, 497 American College Health Association (ACHA) Depression among students on the rise, 1478 American College of Theriogenologists (ACT) Web sites share veterinary images, 1656 American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists (ACVA) American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists, 188 American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, 21 American College of Veterinary Microbiologists (ACVM) CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 AASV president leads attack on deadly disease, 1326 American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists, 188 American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP) Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Joint pathology meetings, 677 American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine (ACVPM) CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR) American College of Veterinary Radiology, 497 American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 1177 American College of Zoological Medicine (ACZM) American College of Zoological Medicine, 188 American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 American Fisheries Society (AFS) AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 American Heartworm Society Heartworm guidelines developed for dog, cat survivors of Katrina, 154 American Horse Slaughter Prevention Act Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 American Humane Association (AHA) AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 American Medical Association (AMA) Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 American Red Cross Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 American Registry of Pathology Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) AVMA releases new brochure on household hazards, 336 Danger to dogs from cocoa bean mulch put in perspective, 1644 Charity awards $2.3 million for disaster relief, 1849 American Society for Veterinary Clinical Pathology (ASVCP) Joint pathology meetings, 677 American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 American Society of Veterinary Medical Association Executives (ASVMAE) Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC) Celebrate pet dental health in February, 336 Veterinary Dental Forum, 837 2 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  4. 4. American Veterinary Dental Society (AVDS) Celebrate pet dental health in February, 336 Veterinary Dental Forum, 837 American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) AVMA preserves pieces of the past, 831 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 AVMA seeks nominees for new award honoring lifework in research, 14 Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Committee explores possible expansion of VMAT program, 174 VetPals inventory replenished, 185 VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 New forms available for disaster relief, 490 Chicago VMA, 837 AVMA to host disaster summit this May, 1166 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 VMATs earn public service award, 1840 American Zoo and Aquarium Association (AZAA) Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 America’s Healthy Horse AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 Animal Agriculture Alliance (AAA) Chicago bans sale of foie gras, 1848 Animal Co-Products Research and Education Center (ACREC) Research, educational center promotes animal coproducts, 1848 Animal Drug Availability Act Still going a hundred years later, 1651 Animal Drug User Fee Act FDA seeks comment on Animal Drug User Fee Act, 335 Animal Emergency Response Network Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Animal Fighting Prohibition Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Animal Health Christian Veterinary Mission contributes volumes to developing countries, 17 Animal Health Institute (AHI) AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act (AMDUCA) FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 Reminder: ECP not approved for use in animals, 1468 Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 Animal Poison Control Center AVMA releases new brochure on household hazards, 336 Animal Rights Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Jury to militant animal rights group: guilty, 1167 Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 Veterinary ethics in review, 1318 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Animal Science Image Gallery Web sites share veterinary images, 1656 Animal Testing European industries plan to reduce animal testing, 341 Animal Transport APHIS seeks input on quarantine rules for exotic Newcastle disease, 1483 Animal Transport Association (ATA) VMATs earn public service award, 1840 Animal Welfare Heartworm guidelines developed for dog, cat survivors of Katrina, 154 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 NIH requests information on care of laboratory animals, 173 AVMA to lead national disaster summit, 174 Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 AVMA supports biotechnology-derived veterinary medicinal products, 178 Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 AVMA board expedites Animal Welfare Advisory Group, 659 Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 Veterinary ethics in review, 1318 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 AASV president leads attack on deadly disease, 1326 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 Educational booklet promotes healthy animals, 1655 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Animal welfare governance [BV Beaver], 1841 Kentucky Equine Humane Center established, 1845 Animal Welfare Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Comments sought on microchipping, 1316 Veterinary academe evaluates animal use in education, 1481 Animal Drug User Fee Act Still going a hundred years later, 1651 Antifreeze Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Antifreeze Bittering Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Anti-inflammatory Drugs Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Antimicrobial Resistance Salmonella, fish tank link found, 1322 Antimicrobials Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Aquatic antimicrobial use guidelines released, 835 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 FAO addresses antimicrobials in aquaculture, 1655 Appointments Idaho agriculture department has interim state veterinarian, 187 Tuskegee appoints Habtemariam as dean, 677 Oregon State names interim dean, 836 Chaddock resigns as GRD director; Lutschaunig steps in, 997 Florida dean leaves to head Tennessee agriculture, 1005 Western conference launches new programs, 1175 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 3
  5. 5. AVMA fills top two Animal Welfare Division positions, 1643 Smith to step down after second term as Cornell dean, 1670 Tufts names Kochevar as new dean, 1670 Hoblet to head Mississippi veterinary college, 1849 Lautner leading National Veterinary Services Laboratories, 1849 Associations: Dr. Elizabeth A. Krushinskie, 1851 Aquaculture AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Animal waste, legislation among aquaculture issues board addresses, 179 Aquatic antimicrobial use guidelines released, 835 Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 FAO addresses antimicrobials in aquaculture, 1655 AquaVetMed Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 Archives AVMA preserves pieces of the past, 831 Arizona Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Artwork Artists draw inspiration from animals for exhibition, 1669 Assistance Animals Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Association Forum of Chicagoland AVMA recognizes Martin Luther King Jr Day, 177 Association for Women Veterinarians (AWV) Not enough hours in the day, 671 Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) Report on Iraq and Afghanistan comes forward, 178 Chaddock resigns as GRD director; Lutschaunig steps in, 997 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 Organizations: Lance E Perryman, 1328 Veterinary academe evaluates animal use in education, 1481 Association of Avian Veterinarians (AAV) AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Association of Veterinary Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine (AVEPM) CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 Association of Veterinary Practice Management Consultants and Advisors (AVPMCA) Not enough hours in the day, 671 Australia Education council schedules site visits, 14 Austria Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 Avermectin Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Avian Influenza AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186 Security a priority in president’s 2007 budget, 998 Vaccines and veterinarians to tackle the spread of avian influenza, 999 Federal government creates Web site on pandemic influenza, 1000 Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 Maryland starts poultry registration program, 1654 Avilamycin Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 AVMA American Board of Veterinary Specialties (ABVS) AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 AVMA Animal Agriculture Liaison Committee (AALC) AVMA supports biotechnology-derived veterinary medicinal products, 178 NIAA sponsorship, biotechnology policy approved, 179 Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Animal Welfare Advisory Committee (AWAC) AVMA board expedites Animal Welfare Advisory Group, 659 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 AVMA Animal Welfare Committee (AWC) Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 AVMA board expedites Animal Welfare Advisory Group, 659 AVMA framing advice on keeping wild animals as pets, 1471 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 Animal welfare governance [BV Beaver], 1841 AVMA Animal Welfare Division AVMA fills top two Animal Welfare Division positions, 1643 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 Animal welfare governance [BV Beaver], 1841 AVMA Animal Welfare Governance Task Force AVMA board expedites Animal Welfare Advisory Group, 659 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 AVMA Annual Convention AVMA seeks nominees for new award honoring lifework in research, 14 Convention speaker honorariums, registration rates to increase in 2007, 181 AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 AVMA Answers Veterinary technician shortages [GR Leff], 2006;228:1321 Letter: Appreciates efforts to expand veterinary technician programs [JP O’Mara], 2006;228:1860 Preparation for position as AVMA Treasurer [BD Marsh], 182 Shortage of veterinarians [RK Mahr], 493 Zoonoses resources for the companion animal practitioner [HE Childers], 830 4 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
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Parting thoughts from Dr. Carlson [RA Carlson], 1479 Animal welfare governance [BV Beaver], 1841 AVMA Aquatic Veterinary Medicine Committee (AVMC) Animal waste, legislation among aquaculture issues board addresses, 179 Aquatic antimicrobial use guidelines released, 835 Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 AVMA Auxiliary Fitness unleashed, 13 AVMA to roll out National Pet Week campaign, 829 AVMA/AVMF Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams (VMATs) Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Committee explores possible expansion of VMAT program, 174 VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 AVMA to host disaster summit this May, 1166 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 VMATs earn public service award, 1840 AVMA Bylaws Proposed bylaws published for AVMA members, 1645 AVMA Candidates Vision to lead, 661 AVMA Clinical Practitioners Advisory Committee (CPAC) The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Committee on Disaster and Emergency Issues (CDEI) Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 AVMA to lead national disaster summit, 174 Committee explores possible expansion of VMAT program, 174 AVMA backs laboratory consortium, 177 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Committee on Environmental Agencies (CEA) Improving energy use in veterinary clinics, 1169 AVMA Committee on Environmental Issues (CEI) Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173 Animal waste, legislation among aquaculture issues board addresses, 179 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Committee on the Human-Animal Bond (H-AB) Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Committee on Veterinary Technician Education and Activities (CVTEA) Veterinary technician shortages [GR Leff], 2006;228:1321 Letter: Appreciates efforts to expand veterinary technician programs [JP O’Mara], 2006;228:1860 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Congressional Science and Executive Branch Fellowship Program Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 AVMA Constitution and Bylaws Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Redrafted AVMA bylaws on final approach to HOD, 1477 Proposed bylaws published for AVMA members, 1645 AVMA Constitution and Bylaws see AVMA Bylaws AVMA Convention Management and Program Committee (CMPC) Convention speaker honorariums, registration rates to increase in 2007, 181 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Council on Biologic and Therapeutic Agents (COBTA) Public health policies updated, reaffirmed, 175 AVMA supports biotechnology-derived veterinary medicinal products, 178 The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 AVMA Council on Communications (COC) Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 AVMA Council on Education (COE) Education council schedules site visits, 14, 833 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 AVMA Council on Public Health and Regulatory Veterinary Medicine (CPHRVM) Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 New policy on national animal ID system approved, 180 AVMA framing advice on keeping wild animals as pets, 1471 Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 AVMA Council on Research (COR) AVMA seeks nominees for new award honoring lifework in research, 14 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Reminder: AVMA seeks nominees for new research award, 178 Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 AVMA Council on Veterinary Service (CVS) Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 Microchipping of companion animals addressed, 180 Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Policy revisions on animal identification touch on data security, 1472 AVMA Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates (ECFVG) Board approves changes to ECFVG program, 181 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 Survey will assess knowledge necessary for certification, 1645 AVMA Education and Research Division Education council schedules site visits, 14 Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 Education council schedules site visits, 833 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 AVMA Executive Board (EB) AVMA seeks nominees for new award honoring lifework in research, 14 AVMA board expedites Animal Welfare Advisory Group, 659 Fobian, Cohn elected to AVMA Executive Board, 1319 District I to elect board member, 1320 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Redrafted AVMA bylaws on final approach to HOD, 1477 November 17-19, 2005: Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profes- sion, 169 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 5
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Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173 AVMA to lead national disaster summit, 174 Committee explores possible expansion of VMAT program, 174 Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 Public health policies updated, reaffirmed, 175 Board tackles income issues in veterinary profession, 176 AVMA backs laboratory consortium, 177 AVMA recognizes Martin Luther King Jr. Day, 177 Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 AVMA supports biotechnology-derived veterinary medicinal products, 178 Reminder: AVMA seeks nominees for new research award, 178 Report on Iraq and Afghanistan comes forward, 178 Animal waste, legislation among aquaculture issues board addresses, 179 NIAA sponsorship, biotechnology policy approved, 179 Microchipping of companion animals addressed, 180 New policy on national animal ID system approved, 180 PAC contribution levels to be updated on AVMA dues invoice, 180 Board approves changes to ECFVG program, 181 Convention speaker honorariums, registration rates to increase in 2007, 181 Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 Preparation for position as AVMA Treasurer [BD Marsh], 182 March 30 - April 1, 2006: Board covers a lot of ground, 1467 Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and pro- grams, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 AVMA framing advice on keeping wild animals as pets, 1471 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 Policy revisions on animal identification touch on data securi- ty, 1472 Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 Policy actions––and definitions––approved, 1474 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 AVMA Finances Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 PAC contribution levels to be updated on AVMA dues invoice, 180 Convention speaker honorariums, registration rates to increase in 2007, 181 Preparation for position as AVMA Treasurer [BD Marsh], 182 Board covers a lot of ground, 1467 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 AVMA Food Safety Advisory Committee (FSAC) New policy on national animal ID system approved, 180 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Forms Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 AVMA Governance Performance Review Committee (GPRC) AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 AVMA Governmental Relations Division (GRD) Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 AVMAPAC hosts fundraiser for Senate candidate, 187 Chaddock resigns as GRD director; Lutschaunig steps in, 997 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust (GHLIT) Veterinarians seeking human rabies vaccinations, titer tests, have options, 2006;228:996 Letter: Seeks to clear up misunderstandings on human rabies vaccinations [MG Groves], 2006;228:1676 Professional overhead expense insurance [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance], 184 Health Savings Accounts benefit members [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust], 494 Is disability insurance right for you? [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust (GHLIT)], 832 Insurance planning vital to veterinarians’ financial future [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust], 1173 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 Depression among students on the rise, 1478 Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 AVMA Guidelines Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 AVMA Headquarters AVMA preserves pieces of the past, 831 AVMA/Heifer International Tsunami Relief Matching Partnership Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 AVMA House Advisory Committee (HAC) Board covers a lot of ground, 1467 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Redrafted AVMA bylaws on final approach to HOD, 1477 AVMA House of Delegates (HOD) AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Redrafted AVMA bylaws on final approach to HOD, 1477 Proposed bylaws published for AVMA members, 1645 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 AVMA House of Delegates Informational Assembly AVMA board expedites Animal Welfare Advisory Group, 659 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 AVMA Judicial Council (JC) Redrafted AVMA bylaws on final approach to HOD, 1477 AVMA Legislative Advisory Committee (LAC) Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Reminder: AVMA seeks nominees for new research award, 178 Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Liaisons AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 AVMA Lifetime Excellence in Research Award Reminder: AVMA seeks nominees for new research award, 178 AVMA Member Services Committee (MSC) New member classifications in the AVMA member database [RJ LoGiudice], 667 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 6 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  8. 8. AVMA Membership and Field Services Division Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 AVMA National Animal Disaster Summit Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 AVMA to lead national disaster summit, 174 AVMA to host disaster summit this May, 1166 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 AVMA Policies Policy revisions on animal identification touch on data security, 1472 AVMA Officers Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Preparation for position as AVMA Treasurer [BD Marsh], 182 Shortage of veterinarians [RK Mahr], 493 Vision to lead, 661 For Hendrix, teaching is a way of life, 997 Animal welfare governance [BV Beaver], 1841 AVMA PAC Policy Board Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA-Pfizer Business Practices Study Not enough hours in the day, 671 AVMA PLIT Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 AVMA Policies Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173 Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 New policy on national animal ID system approved, 180 PAC contribution levels to be updated on AVMA dues invoice, 180 AVMA framing advice on keeping wild animals as pets, 1471 Policy revisions on animal identification touch on data security, 1472 Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 USDA announces timeline for National Animal Identification System, 1645 AVMA Political Action Committee (AVMA-PAC) PAC contribution levels to be updated on AVMA dues invoice, 180 AVMAPAC hosts fundraiser for Senate candidate, 187 AVMA Position Statements Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173 Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 Public health policies updated, reaffirmed, 175 Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 AVMA supports biotechnology-derived veterinary medicinal products, 178 Animal waste, legislation among aquaculture issues board addresses, 179 NIAA sponsorship, biotechnology policy approved, 179 Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 Shortage of veterinarians [RK Mahr], 493 Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 AVMA Principles of Veterinary Medical Ethics Kansas suspends veterinarian for drug reselling, 1482 AVMA Recommendations Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Microchipping of companion animals addressed, 180 AVMA Resolutions 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 AVMA Scientific Activities Division USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 AVMA Sesquitennial AVMA preserves pieces of the past, 831 AVMA Staff AVMA recognizes Martin Luther King Jr Day, 177 Chaddock resigns as GRD director; Lutschaunig steps in, 997 Former AVMA convention manager dies at 83, 1178 AVMA fills top two Animal Welfare Division positions, 1643 AVMA State Advocacy Committee (SAC) Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Strategic Planning Committee (SPC) Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Task Force on Communications Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 AVMA Task Force on Veterinary Infrastructure in Iraq and Afghanistan Report on Iraq and Afghanistan comes forward, 178 AVMA Veterinary Leadership Conference AVMA board expedites Animal Welfare Advisory Group, 659 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 AVMA Veterinary Leadership Conference Planning Committee (VLCPC) Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA Veterinary Leadership Experience (VLE) Depression among students on the rise, 1478 Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 AVMA Web Site Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 Awards AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 AVMA seeks nominees for new award honoring lifework in research, 14 American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, 21 Washington State VMA, 22 Reminder: AVMA seeks nominees for new research award, 178 American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists, 188 American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists, 188 Illinois State VMA, 188 New Mexico VMA, 189 Government: Charles W Beard, 348 Individuals honored at AAEP convention, 348 American College of Veterinary Radiology, 497 Rhode Island VMA, 497 Learning opportunities abound at North American conference, 675 Academia: Demarious Frey, 676 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 7
  9. 9. Academia: Jesse Frey, 676 Academia: Martin Frey, 676 Academia: Merwin Frey, 676 Academia: Robert Hentzler, 676 Academia: Russell Frey, 676 Academia: William Griffing, 676 Industry: Alfred M Legendre, 676 Practice: Gail C Golab, 676 Practice: Kent D McClure, 676 Practice: Lyle P Vogel, 676 Practice: Peter J Pascoe, 676 Joint pathology meetings, 677 Maine VMA, 678 Utah VMA, 678 Academia: Alex Hogg, 836 Government: R Mark Simpson, 836 Organizations: Maggie Milligan, 836 Organizations: RK Anderson, 836 Organizations: Ronald M Kelpe, 836 Chicago VMA, 837 International Embryo Transfer Society, 837 Veterinary Dental Forum, 837 Kansas VMA, 838 Michigan VMA, 838 Missouri VMA, 839 Nebraska VMA, 839 CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 Tennessee renames hospital after founding veterinary dean, 1004 Government: W Ray Waters, 1005 Industry: Robert A Smith, 1005 Industry: Ron Prestage, 1005 Academia: James G Fox, 1006 Academia: Louisiana State University’s Equine Health Studies Program, 1006 Academia: Marion Hammarlund, 1006 Academia: Nicholas H Booth, 1006 Organizations: Bob Hillman, 1006 Organizations: Dr Willer, 1006 Organizations: J Lee Alley, 1006 Organizations: Lowell Barnes, 1006 Organizations: Maryhelen Barnes, 1006 Organizations: Patricia Blanchard, 1006 Connecticut VMA, 1007 Indiana VMA, 1007 Western conference launches new programs, 1175 Delaware VMA, 1177 Texas VMA, 1177 Academia: Maria Julia Bevilaqua Felippe Flaminio, 1328 Montana VMA, 1328 Organizations: Catherine E Dewey, 1328 Organizations: James E Collins, 1328 Organizations: Lance E Perryman, 1328 Organizations: Mark FitzSimmons, 1328 New Jersey VMA, 1329 Academe: Dr. Al W. Stinson, 1484 Academe: Dr. Billy D. Connolly, 1484 Academe: Dr. James R. McClearen, 1484 Academe: Dr. Katrin Hinrichs, 1484 Academe: Dr. Lee M. Myers, 1484 Academe: Dr. Leigh E. Glerum, 1484 Academe: Dr. Stephen L. Bowen, 1484 Tennessee VMA, 1484 Oregon VMA, 1485 Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 American Animal Hospital Association, 1671 Associations: Dr. Andrea Balch, 1671 Associations: Dr. Colin Sereda, 1671 Associations: Dr. Leah Cohn, 1671 Government: Dr. Ralph D. King, 1671 VMATs earn public service award, 1840 VMA of New York City, 1850 Academia: Dr. Charles Martin, 1851 Academia: Dr. Doug Butchart, 1851 Academia: Dr. Kenneth Sinibaldi, 1851 Academia: Dr. Loren Koller, 1851 Academia: Dr. Marc Mattix, 1851 Academia: Dr. Steve Haskins, 1851 Government: Dr. James C. Kile, 1851 Government: Dr. Katherine A. Feldman, 1851 B Bacteriology Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 Reagent network to benefit veterinary immunologists, 1836 Banfield, The Pet Hospital Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Bayer Animal Health Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Bayer HealthCare LLC Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 Behavior California allows cities to adopt breed-specific legislation, 343 Depression among students on the rise, 1478 When caring too much is an occupational hazard, 1653 Belgium US Army veterinarians wage unconventional campaign abroad, 1843 Biosecurity Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 Government seeks site for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, 660 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Security a priority in president’s 2007 budget, 998 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Biotechnology AVMA supports biotechnology-derived veterinary medicinal products, 178 NIAA sponsorship, biotechnology policy approved, 179 Bites California allows cities to adopt breed-specific legislation, 343 Blood The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 Blood Banks The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica Inc Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Borrelia burgdorferi Practitioners can promote Prevent Lyme in Dogs Month, 1000 Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) Canadian BSE case sparks investigation, 835 BSE found in Alabama, 1166 Canada: BSE confirmed in dairy cow, 1654 Bristol-Myers Squibb Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 8 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  10. 10. British Medical Journal British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186 British Veterinary Association (BVA) British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186 Bromides Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Brucellosis Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Burnout When caring too much is an occupational hazard, 1653 C Calicivirus Use of antiviral drug in dogs sparks concern, 660 California Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 UC-Davis offers testing for canine influenza virus, 334 California allows cities to adopt breed-specific legislation, 343 University of California receives $13 million for scholarships, 347 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Depression among students on the rise, 1478 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Calls for Nominations Reminder: AVMA seeks nominees for new research award, 178 Calls for Papers AAEP calls for 2006 convention papers, 339 Zoo veterinarians seek papers for conference, 347 Calls for Proposals Grants for feline health studies available, 1480 Canada Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 Canadian BSE case sparks investigation, 835 Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Canada: BSE confirmed in dairy cow, 1654 Candidates For Hendrix, teaching is a way of life, 997 Canine Influenza UC-Davis offers testing for canine influenza virus, 334 Use of antiviral drug in dogs sparks concern, 660 Careers Not enough hours in the day, 671 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 Parting thoughts from Dr. Carlson [RA Carlson], 1479 Michigan State alumnus establishes research scholarship, 1850 Catholic University of America AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Cattle USDA starts rolling out animal identification numbers, 1317 Cat Wellness Month Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) CDC seeks comments on Health Protection Research Guide, 12 Heartworm guidelines developed for dog, cat survivors of Katrina, 154 Zoonoses resources for the companion animal practitioner [HE Childers], 830 CDC on the offensive to stamp out rodent virus, 995 Vaccines and veterinarians to tackle the spread of avian influenza, 999 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 Salmonella, fish tank link found, 1322 AVMA framing advice on keeping wild animals as pets, 1471 AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Government: Dr. James C. Kile, 1851 Certificates of Veterinary Inspection Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Chimpanzees Ohio State retires chimpanzees, 1168 China Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 Christian Veterinary Mission Christian Veterinary Mission contributes volumes to developing countries, 17 Circuses Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 Client Education AVMA releases new brochure on household hazards, 336 Celebrate pet dental health in February, 336 Public service campaign on zoonotic diseases debuts, 1647 Clinical Proficiency Examination (CPE) Western conference launches new programs, 1175 Coalition for Reuniting Pets and Families Comments sought on microchipping, 1316 Cocoa Bean Shells Danger to dogs from cocoa bean mulch put in perspective, 1644 Codex Committee on Residues of Veterinary Drugs in Food (CCRVDF) Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 Codex Committee on Residues of Veterinary Drugs in Foods (CCRVDF) AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Colorado Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 Academia: James G Fox, 1006 Academia: Nicholas H Booth, 1006 Organizations: Lance E Perryman, 1328 Communication Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 9
  11. 11. Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC) Web site on zoonotic parasites in dogs and cats debuts, 496 Companion Animals Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Morris pledges $4 million for animal health studies in ‘06, 20 British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186 Web site on zoonotic parasites in dogs and cats debuts, 496 Not enough hours in the day, 671 Zoonoses resources for the companion animal practitioner [HE Childers], 830 CDC on the offensive to stamp out rodent virus, 995 Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 Campaign focuses on zoonotic disease prevention, 1320 Salmonella, fish tank link found, 1322 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Louisiana attorney general launches HSUS investigation, 1650 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Comparative Medicine British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186 Hillary Clinton visits Cornell veterinary college, 1176 NC State establishes center for comparative medicine, 1670 Competitions AVMA to roll out National Pet Week campaign, 829 Campaign focuses on zoonotic disease prevention, 1320 Artists draw inspiration from animals for exhibition, 1669 Conference of Research Workers in Animal Diseases (CRWAD) CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 Congressional Research Service AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Connecticut Connecticut VMA, 1007 Consent Forms Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Conservation Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Improving energy use in veterinary clinics, 1169 Continuing Veterinary Education Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Western conference launches new programs, 1175 Controlled Substances DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 Cornell Feline Health Center Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 Corrections AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Indiana VMA, 2006;228:1007, 1329 Tennessee renames hospital after founding veterinary dean, 2006;228:1004, 1329 Credentials New member classifications in the AVMA member database [RJ LoGiudice], 667 Crime Jury to militant animal rights group: guilty, 1167 Curriculum Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Cutting Edge Products Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 D Databases Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 USDA to start Swine 2006, Dairy 2997 studies, 1323 Web sites share veterinary images, 1656 Deaths Former AVMA convention manager dies at 83, 1178 Declawing California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 Delaware Vision to lead, 661 Delaware VMA, 1177 Demographics New member classifications in the AVMA member database [RJ LoGiudice], 667 Depression Depression among students on the rise, 1478 Diabetes Auburn receives $1 million for diabetes research, 1850 Diagnostic Laboratories Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 Texas laboratory expands with mobile trailer, 1001 USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 Diagnostic Testing UC-Davis offers testing for canine influenza virus, 334 Texas laboratory expands with mobile trailer, 1001 AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Diamond Pet Foods Contaminated food leads to death, illness in dozens of dogs, 334 Diamond Pet Foods narrows recall after aflatoxin tests, 490 FDA report shows how company missed toxin that killed dogs, 829 Diplomates American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, 21 American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists, 188 American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists, 188 American College of Zoological Medicine, 188 American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, 497 American College of Veterinary Radiology, 497 CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 1177 Disasters Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Heartworm guidelines developed for dog, cat survivors of Katrina, 154 Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 10 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  12. 12. AVMA to lead national disaster summit, 174 VetPals inventory replenished, 185 Grants to veterinarians who suffered losses from the storms, 186 VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 New forms available for disaster relief, 490 Texas VMA establishes fund to assist injured veterinarian, 497 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 NAVTA donates to hurricane relief, 677 USDA distributing $1.2 billion in hurricane aid to producers, 834 Chicago VMA, 837 Texas laboratory expands with mobile trailer, 1001 AVMA to host disaster summit this May, 1166 Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Texas wildfires kill, injure thousands of animals, 1323 Louisiana attorney general launches HSUS investigation, 1650 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 VMATs earn public service award, 1840 Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 Charity awards $2.3 million for disaster relief, 1849 Distance Education Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Diversity AVMA recognizes Martin Luther King Jr Day, 177 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 DNA Researchers publish dog genome, 341 Cornell animal hospital starts DNA bank, 1483 Docking Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 Dog Bites Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Donations Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Christian Veterinary Mission contributes volumes to developing countries, 17 VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 University of California receives $13 million for scholarships, 347 Texas VMA establishes fund to assist injured veterinarian, 497 Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 NAVTA donates to hurricane relief, 677 US veterinarians help jump-start Afghan animal health clinic, 827 AVMA preserves pieces of the past, 831 Alumnus donates $1 million for Auburn professorship, 1005 Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 Charity awards $2.3 million for disaster relief, 1849 Doramectin Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Drost Project Web sites share veterinary images, 1656 Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 Drugs Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 AVMA supports biotechnology-derived veterinary medicinal products, 178 FDA seeks comment on Animal Drug User Fee Act, 335 Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 E Economics Board tackles income issues in veterinary profession, 176 Security a priority in president’s 2007 budget, 998 2006 AVMA Biennial Economic Survey in mailboxes soon, 1319 Elanco Animal Health FDA approves new Micotil label, 490 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Elections American Association of Zoo Veterinarians, 21 Washington State VMA, 22 AVMAPAC hosts fundraiser for Senate candidate, 187 American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists, 188 American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists, 188 Illinois State VMA, 188 New Mexico VMA, 189 AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 Brokken named AAEP president, 340 Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 American College of Veterinary Radiology, 497 Rhode Island VMA, 497 Vision to lead, 661 Learning opportunities abound at North American conference, 675 Joint pathology meetings, 677 Maine VMA, 678 Utah VMA, 678 Chicago VMA, 837 International Embryo Transfer Society, 837 Veterinary Dental Forum, 837 Kansas VMA, 838 Michigan VMA, 838 Missouri VMA, 839 Nebraska VMA, 839 For Hendrix, teaching is a way of life, 997 USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 Connecticut VMA, 1007 Indiana VMA, 1007 Western conference launches new programs, 1175 Delaware VMA, 1177 Texas VMA, 1177 Fobian, Cohn elected to AVMA Executive Board, 1319 District I to elect board member, 1320 AASV president leads attack on deadly disease, 1326 Montana VMA, 1328 Organizations: Lance E Perryman, 1328 New Jersey VMA, 1329 Tennessee VMA, 1484 Oregon VMA, 1485 Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Once a vet tech, now AAHA president, 1652 American Animal Hospital Association, 1671 VMA of New York City, 1850 Electronic Identification Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Microchipping of companion animals addressed, 180 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 11
  13. 13. Comments sought on microchipping, 1316 USDA starts rolling out animal identification numbers, 1317 Prognostications for swine medicine, 1324 Policy revisions on animal identification touch on data security, 1472 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 USDA announces timeline for National Animal Identification System, 1645 Electronic Mail Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 New member classifications in the AVMA member database [RJ LoGiudice], 667 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Elephants Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 Eli Lilly and Company Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Emergencies Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Emerging Infectious Diseases USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Employment Veterinary technician shortages [GR Leff], 2006;228:1321 Letter: Appreciates efforts to expand veterinary technician programs [JP O’Mara], 2006;228:1860 Not enough hours in the day, 671 Energy Improving energy use in veterinary clinics, 1169 Energy Star Improving energy use in veterinary clinics, 1169 Environment Improving energy use in veterinary clinics, 1169 Danger to dogs from cocoa bean mulch put in perspective, 1644 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Improving energy use in veterinary clinics, 1169 Epidemiology Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 CDC seeks comments on Health Protection Research Guide, 12 Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Canadian BSE case sparks investigation, 835 Vaccines and veterinarians to tackle the spread of avian influenza, 999 Federal government creates Web site on pandemic influenza, 1000 Texas laboratory expands with mobile trailer, 1001 Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 BSE found in Alabama, 1166 Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Eprinomectin Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Estonia Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Estradiol Cypionate (ECP) Reminder: ECP not approved for use in animals, 1468 Ethics Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 Veterinary ethics in review, 1318 Veterinary academe evaluates animal use in education, 1481 Kansas suspends veterinarian for drug reselling, 1482 Europe Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 European Centre for Disease Control and Prevention Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 European Commission European industries plan to reduce animal testing, 341 Euthanasia When caring too much is an occupational hazard, 1653 Exhibitions Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Experimental Pathology Laboratories Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Export/Import APHIS seeks input on quarantine rules for exotic Newcastle disease, 1483 Extralabel Drug Use FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 Reminder: ECP not approved for use in animals, 1468 Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 F Family Not enough hours in the day, 671 Farmland Foods Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Committee explores possible expansion of VMAT program, 174 Feed Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 BSE found in Alabama, 1166 Fellowships Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Feral Animals Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173 Fish Salmonella, fish tank link found, 1322 Flavophospholipol Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Florida Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 Use of antiviral drug in dogs sparks concern, 660 Learning opportunities abound at North American conference, 675 Florida dean leaves to head Tennessee agriculture, 1005 12 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  14. 14. Foie Gras Chicago bans sale of foie gras, 1848 Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Contaminated food leads to death, illness in dozens of dogs, 334 FDA seeks comment on Animal Drug User Fee Act, 335 Diamond Pet Foods narrows recall after aflatoxin tests, 490 FDA approves new Micotil label, 490 The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 FDA report shows how company missed toxin that killed dogs, 829 Aquatic antimicrobial use guidelines released, 835 FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 Reminder: ECP not approved for use in animals, 1468 Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 Still going a hundred years later, 1651 FAO addresses antimicrobials in aquaculture, 1655 Food Animal Industry USDA to start Swine 2006, Dairy 2997 studies, 1323 Prognostications for swine medicine, 1324 Research, educational center promotes animal coproducts, 1848 Food Safety Canadian BSE case sparks investigation, 835 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 Food Supply Veterinary Medicine Coalition Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 Foreign Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Foreign Animal Diseases Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173 Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 Government seeks site for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, 660 USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Foreign Veterinary Graduates Board approves changes to ECFVG program, 181 Survey will assess knowledge necessary for certification, 1645 Fort Dodge Animal Health AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 Campaign focuses on zoonotic disease prevention, 1320 Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 Foundation of Biomedical Research AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 France USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Free-roaming Animals Positions on foreign disease vectors, feral cats revised, 173 Frontline Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Funding AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Morris pledges $4 million for animal health studies in ‘06, 20 Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Board tackles income issues in veterinary profession, 176 Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 Animal waste, legislation among aquaculture issues board addresses, 179 VetPals inventory replenished, 185 Grants to veterinarians who suffered losses from the storms, 186 FDA seeks comment on Animal Drug User Fee Act, 335 VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 University of California receives $13 million for scholarships, 347 New forms available for disaster relief, 490 USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 USDA distributing $1.2 billion in hurricane aid to producers, 834 Purdue receives $1 million gift toward radiation therapy facility, 836 Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 Alumnus donates $1 million for Auburn professorship, 1005 Improving energy use in veterinary clinics, 1169 Prognostications for swine medicine, 1324 University of Wisconsin announces influenza institute, 1328 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Grants for feline health studies available, 1480 Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 Louisiana attorney general launches HSUS investigation, 1650 Web sites share veterinary images, 1656 Artists draw inspiration from animals for exhibition, 1669 NC State establishes center for comparative medicine, 1670 Charity awards $2.3 million for disaster relief, 1849 Auburn receives $1 million for diabetes research, 1850 Michigan State alumnus establishes research scholarship, 1850 G Gender Not enough hours in the day, 671 Genetics Researchers publish dog genome, 341 USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Cornell animal hospital starts DNA bank, 1483 Georgia AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 Education council schedules site visits, 14, 833 Academe: Dr. Al W. Stinson, 1484 Academe: Dr. Billy D. Connolly, 1484 Academe: Dr. James R. McClearen, 1484 Academe: Dr. Katrin Hinrichs, 1484 Academe: Dr. Lee M. Myers, 1484 Academe: Dr. Stephen L. Bowen, 1484 Government: Dr. Ralph D. King, 1671 AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Germany Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 GlaxoSmithKline Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 13
  15. 15. Great Cats and Rare Canids Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 “Great Cat Watch” Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 Grenada Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Guidelines CDC seeks comments on Health Protection Research Guide, 12 NIH requests information on care of laboratory animals, 173 Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 AAHA updates canine vaccination guidelines, 1172 H Hanna, Jack Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Hartz Mountain Corp VetPals inventory replenished, 185 Hawaii Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Health Level Seven AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) Health Savings Accounts benefit members [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust], 494 Healthy Animals 2010 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Heifer International Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 Henry Schein, Inc VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 Henry Schein acquires NLS Animal Health, 1656 Herd Health USDA to start Swine 2006, Dairy 2997 studies, 1323 Hill’s Pet Nutrition Celebrate pet dental health in February, 336 AAFP speaker advocates a new view of cats, 344 Michigan VMA, 838 Hoffman-La Roche, Inc Use of antiviral drug in dogs sparks concern, 660 Honduras Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Horse Facts AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 Human-Animal Bond Fitness unleashed, 13 Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 University of Missouri opens research center, 20 British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186 California allows cities to adopt breed-specific legislation, 343 Web site on zoonotic parasites in dogs and cats debuts, 496 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 Humane Organizations Kentucky Equine Humane Center established, 1845 Humane Slaughter Act Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) Veterinary ethics in review, 1318 Louisiana attorney general launches HSUS investigation, 1650 Human Relations Parting thoughts from Dr. Carlson [RA Carlson], 1479 Huntingdon Life Sciences Jury to militant animal rights group: guilty, 1167 I Idaho Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Idaho agriculture department has interim state veterinarian, 187 Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 Illinois Education council schedules site visits, 14 Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Illinois State VMA, 188 Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 California allows cities to adopt breed-specific legislation, 343 USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Education council schedules site visits, 833 Horse slaughter will continue despite new law, 834 Chicago VMA, 837 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Chicago bans sale of foie gras, 1848 Immunology The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 Reagent network to benefit veterinary immunologists, 1836 Import/Export Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 Income Board tackles income issues in veterinary profession, 176 Grooming feline practitioners in business savvy, 345 2006 AVMA Biennial Economic Survey in mailboxes soon, 1319 In Defense of Animals Petition prompts federal review of elephant welfare laws, 1169 India Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 Indiana Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Purdue receives $1 million gift toward radiation therapy facility, 836 Vaccines and veterinarians to tackle the spread of avian influenza, 999 Indiana VMA, 1007 Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Indonesia Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 14 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  16. 16. Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 Influenza AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 British journals explore link between animal, human health, 186 UC-Davis offers testing for canine influenza virus, 334 Use of antiviral drug in dogs sparks concern, 660 Security a priority in president’s 2007 budget, 998 Vaccines and veterinarians to tackle the spread of avian influenza, 999 Federal government creates Web site on pandemic influenza, 1000 Cats contract avian influenza virus, 1165 FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 USDA to start Swine 2006, Dairy 2997 studies, 1323 University of Wisconsin announces influenza institute, 1328 Maryland starts poultry registration program, 1654 Institute of Laboratory Animal Research (ILAR) Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 Institutional Animal Care and Use Committees (IACUCs) Veterinary academe evaluates animal use in education, 1481 Insurance Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Professional overhead expense insurance [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance], 184 Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 Health Savings Accounts benefit members [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust], 494 Is disability insurance right for you? [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust (GHLIT)], 832 Insurance planning vital to veterinarians’ financial future [AVMA Group Health and Life Insurance Trust], 1173 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 International Embryo Transfer Society (IETS) International Embryo Transfer Society, 837 International Organization for Standardization (IOS) Policy revisions on animal identification touch on data security, 1472 International Veterinary Medicine Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Christian Veterinary Mission contributes volumes to developing countries, 17 US veterinarians help jump-start Afghan animal health clinic, 827 US Army veterinarians wage unconventional campaign abroad, 1843 Internet AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 Web site on zoonotic parasites in dogs and cats debuts, 496 Federal government creates Web site on pandemic influenza, 1000 Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Educational booklet promotes healthy animals, 1655 Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 Web sites share veterinary images, 1656 Iowa USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Iowa Pork Producers Association USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Iraq Report on Iraq and Afghanistan comes forward, 178 Ireland Education council schedules site visits, 14, 833 Israel Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Italy Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 Ivermectin Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 J Johne’s Disease Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Johne’s National Working Group (JNWG) Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Joint Subcommittee on Aquaculture Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA) Zoonoses resources for the companion animal practitioner [HE Childers], 830 2006 AVMA Biennial Economic Survey in mailboxes soon, 1319 Judicious Use of Antimicrobials for Aquatic Veterinarians Aquatic antimicrobial use guidelines released, 835 K Kansas Academia: Alex Hogg, 836 Kansas VMA, 838 Academia: Marion Hammarlund, 1006 Kansas suspends veterinarian for drug reselling, 1482 Kentucky Reagent network to benefit veterinary immunologists, 1836 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Kentucky Equine Humane Center established, 1845 Kentucky Equine Humane Center Kentucky Equine Humane Center established, 1845 L Labelling FDA approves new Micotil label, 490 Laboratory Animals NIH requests information on care of laboratory animals, 173 Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 15
  17. 17. Latvia Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Leadership Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Legislation Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 AVMA backs laboratory consortium, 177 Animal waste, legislation among aquaculture issues board addresses, 179 AVMAPAC hosts fundraiser for Senate candidate, 187 California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 California allows cities to adopt breed-specific legislation, 343 Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Horse slaughter will continue despite new law, 834 Board covers a lot of ground, 1467 Chicago bans sale of foie gras, 1848 Leptospira spp AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 Licensure Board approves changes to ECFVG program, 181 Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 Literature AVMA releases new brochure on household hazards, 336 Zoonoses resources for the companion animal practitioner [HE Childers], 830 Educational booklet promotes healthy animals, 1655 Lithuania Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Litigation California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Jury to militant animal rights group: guilty, 1167 Kansas suspends veterinarian for drug reselling, 1482 DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 Louisiana attorney general launches HSUS investigation, 1650 Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 Livestock Texas wildfires kill, injure thousands of animals, 1323 Educational booklet promotes healthy animals, 1655 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 Research, educational center promotes animal coproducts, 1848 Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Louisiana AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Louisiana attorney general launches HSUS investigation, 1650 Artists draw inspiration from animals for exhibition, 1669 Lyme Disease Practitioners can promote Prevent Lyme in Dogs Month, 1000 Lymphocytic choriomeningitis CDC on the offensive to stamp out rodent virus, 995 M Maine Maine VMA, 678 Marketing Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 Maryland Maryland starts poultry registration program, 1654 Educational booklet promotes healthy animals, 1655 Henry Schein acquires NLS Animal Health, 1656 Massachusetts Researchers publish dog genome, 341 Tufts names Kochevar as new dean, 1670 Reagent network to benefit veterinary immunologists, 1836 Media Public service campaign on zoonotic diseases debuts, 1647 Web sites share veterinary images, 1656 Meetings AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 Zoo veterinarians seek papers for conference, 347 American College of Veterinary Radiology, 497 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 Meningitis Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 Mental Health Depression among students on the rise, 1478 When caring too much is an occupational hazard, 1653 Mentoring Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Merck-Merial AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Mergers and Acquisitions Henry Schein acquires NLS Animal Health, 1656 Merial Ltd Merial, Bayer end lawsuits over advertising, 335 AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 Practitioners can promote Prevent Lyme in Dogs Month, 1000 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 Mexico Education council schedules site visits, 14 Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Education council schedules site visits, 833 Michigan Horse doctor, 18 Michigan VMA, 838 Michigan State alumnus establishes research scholarship, 1850 Micotil FDA approves new Micotil label, 490 Microbiology Reagent network to benefit veterinary immunologists, 1836 Microchipping Microchipping of companion animals addressed, 180 16 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  18. 18. Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Comments sought on microchipping, 1316 Milbemycin Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Military Veterinarians US Army veterinarians wage unconventional campaign abroad, 1843 Minnesota American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, 21 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 AASV president leads attack on deadly disease, 1326 Organizations: James E Collins, 1328 Organizations: Mark FitzSimmons, 1328 Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Minor Use and Minor Species Animal Health Act Still going a hundred years later, 1651 Mississippi Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 Hoblet to head Mississippi veterinary college, 1849 Missouri Education council schedules site visits, 14 University of Missouri opens research center, 20 Missouri VMA, 839 Model Euthanasia Authorization Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Monensin Sodium Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Monographs Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Monsanto Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Montana Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Montana VMA, 1328 Morris Animal Foundation Morris pledges $4 million for animal health studies in ‘06, 20 Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project Morris pledges $4 million for animal health studies in ‘06, 20 Moxidectin Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 myHorseMatters.com AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 N NASDAQ Stock Exchange VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 National Animal Health Monitoring System (NAHMS) USDA to start Swine 2006, Dairy 2997 studies, 1323 National Academy of Sciences (NAS) Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 National Animal Health Network Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 National Animal Identification System (NAIS) New policy on national animal ID system approved, 180 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 USDA starts rolling out animal identification numbers, 1317 Policy revisions on animal identification touch on data security, 1472 USDA announces timeline for National Animal Identification System, 1645 National Assembly of State Animal Health Officials (NASA- HO) Organizations: Dr Willer, 1006 National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians (NASPHV) Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) Veterinary technician shortages [GR Leff], 2006;228:1321 Letter: Appreciates efforts to expand veterinary technician programs [JP O’Mara], 2006;228:1860 NAVTA donates to hurricane relief, 677 National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility Government seeks site for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, 660 National Chicken Council FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 National Coalition for Food and Agricultural Research AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 National Commission on Veterinary Economic Issues (NCVEI) Board tackles income issues in veterinary profession, 176 Attendance nearly doubles at feline conference, 342 Grooming feline practitioners in business savvy, 345 Not enough hours in the day, 671 National Council for Science and the Environment AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 National Council on Pet Population Study & Policy AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 National Disaster Medical System Committee explores possible expansion of VMAT program, 174 National Health Museum Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 National Institute for Animal Agriculture (NIAA) NIAA sponsorship, biotechnology policy approved, 179 National Institutes of Health (NIH) NIH requests information on care of laboratory animals, 173 Researchers publish dog genome, 341 Government: R Mark Simpson, 836 National Organization for Competency Assurance (NOCA) AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 National Pet Week Fitness unleashed, 13 AVMA to roll out National Pet Week campaign, 829 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 17
  19. 19. National Pet Wellness Month Campaign focuses on zoonotic disease prevention, 1320 Public service campaign on zoonotic diseases debuts, 1647 National Pork Board USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 National Research Council (NRC) Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 National Veterinary Medical Service Act Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 National Veterinary Services Laboratories Lautner leading National Veterinary Services Laboratories, 1849 National Zoological Park AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Nature Researchers publish dog genome, 341 Nebraska Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Nebraska VMA, 839 Networks Aquatic veterinarian, diagnostic laboratory databases now available online, 1001 Nevada USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Newcastle Disease APHIS seeks input on quarantine rules for exotic Newcastle disease, 1483 Maryland starts poultry registration program, 1654 New England Journal of Medicine Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 New Jersey USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 New Jersey VMA, 1329 DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 New Mexico Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 New Mexico VMA, 189 New York Contaminated food leads to death, illness in dozens of dogs, 334 Government seeks site for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, 660 Hillary Clinton visits Cornell veterinary college, 1176 Academia: Maria Julia Bevilaqua Felippe Flaminio, 1328 Cornell animal hospital starts DNA bank, 1483 Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 Public service campaign on zoonotic diseases debuts, 1647 Henry Schein acquires NLS Animal Health, 1656 Smith to step down after second term as Cornell dean, 1670 Reagent network to benefit veterinary immunologists, 1836 Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 VMA of New York City, 1850 Nigeria Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 NLS Animal Health Henry Schein acquires NLS Animal Health, 1656 Nominations AVMA seeks nominees for new award honoring lifework in research, 14 North American Veterinary Conference (NAVC) Learning opportunities abound at North American conference, 675 North American Veterinary Licensing Examination (NAVLE) Survey will assess knowledge necessary for certification, 1645 North Carolina Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 NC State establishes center for comparative medicine, 1670 North Carolina Pork Council USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 North Dakota Vision to lead, 661 Novartis Animal Health AVMA to roll out National Pet Week campaign, 829 O Occupational Hazards AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 Office International des Epizooties (OIE) Zoonoses resources for the companion animal practitioner [HE Childers], 830 Vaccines and veterinarians to tackle the spread of avian influenza, 999 Ohio Education council schedules site visits, 14 Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Education council schedules site visits, 833 Ohio State retires chimpanzees, 1168 Educational booklet promotes healthy animals, 1655 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Hoblet to head Mississippi veterinary college, 1849 Ontario Organizations: Catherine E Dewey, 1328 Onychectomy California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 Oregon Oregon State names interim dean, 836 Oregon VMA, 1485 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 P Pain Funding for ILAR pain report approved, 177 Pakistan Send unused journals, textbooks, supplies on a trip abroad, 16 Pathology Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 18 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  20. 20. Pet Evacuation and Transportation Standards Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Pet Safety and Production Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Pets Best Insurance Sponsors see value beyond measure in student program, 1646 PetSmart Charities Charity awards $2.3 million for disaster relief, 1849 Pets Need Dental Care, Too Celebrate pet dental health in February, 336 Pfizer Animal Health Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 Plasma The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 Plum Island Animal Disease Center Government seeks site for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, 660 Poland Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Politics AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay UC-Davis offers testing for canine influenza virus, 334 Porcine Circovirus Type 2 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 USDA to start Swine 2006, Dairy 2997 studies, 1323 AASV president leads attack on deadly disease, 1326 Postweaning Multisystemic Wasting Syndrome (PMWS) Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Poultry Maryland starts poultry registration program, 1654 Practice Management Grooming feline practitioners in business savvy, 345 Pregnant Sow Housing Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 Prescriptions Board debates policy points on medicinal products, 1473 DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 Primates Ohio State retires chimpanzees, 1168 Professional Animal Auditing Certification Organization Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 PRRS Eradication Task Force Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Psittacosis Compendium Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Public Health Veterinarians seeking human rabies vaccinations, titer tests, have options, 2006;228:996 Letter: Seeks to clear up misunderstandings on human rabies vaccinations [MG Groves], 2006;228:1676 Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 CDC seeks comments on Health Protection Research Guide, 12 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 Public health policies updated, reaffirmed, 175 Canadian BSE case sparks investigation, 835 CDC on the offensive to stamp out rodent virus, 995 CDC devotes a day to veterinary students, 1173 FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 Salmonella, fish tank link found, 1322 AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Still going a hundred years later, 1651 US Army veterinarians wage unconventional campaign abroad, 1843 Public Relations Fitness unleashed, 13 AVMA releases new brochure on household hazards, 336 Celebrate pet dental health in February, 336 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 AVMA to roll out National Pet Week campaign, 829 Western conference launches new programs, 1175 Public service campaign on zoonotic diseases debuts, 1647 Educational booklet promotes healthy animals, 1655 Summit works toward national animal disaster plan, 1835 Q Quarantine APHIS seeks input on quarantine rules for exotic Newcastle disease, 1483 R Rabies Veterinarians seeking human rabies vaccinations, titer tests, have options, 2006;228:996 Letter: Seeks to clear up misunderstandings on human rabies vaccinations [MG Groves], 2006;228:1676 Rabies Compendium Committee Board appoints representatives to committees, liaisons, 1476 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 Reagents Reagent network to benefit veterinary immunologists, 1836 Recalls Contaminated food leads to death, illness in dozens of dogs, 334 Diamond Pet Foods narrows recall after aflatoxin tests, 490 FDA report shows how company missed toxin that killed dogs, 829 Regulations Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 California city’s ban on declawing struck down, 333 FDA seeks comment on Animal Drug User Fee Act, 335 USDA rolls out new electronic certificates of veterinary inspec- tion, 489 FDA approves new Micotil label, 490 Veterinarians try to connect with clients via e-mail, 491 The truth about serum [E Curry-Galvin et al], 669 Comments sought on microchipping, 1316 FDA prohibits use of human anti-influenza drugs in poultry, 1317 Veterinary academe evaluates animal use in education, 1481 APHIS seeks input on quarantine rules for exotic Newcastle disease, 1483 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 19
  21. 21. DEA revokes pharmacy’s registration [E Curry-Galvin], 1649 Still going a hundred years later, 1651 Maryland starts poultry registration program, 1654 Research Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 Ohio State retires chimpanzees, 1168 Hillary Clinton visits Cornell veterinary college, 1176 Retirement Not enough hours in the day, 671 Ohio State retires chimpanzees, 1168 Rhode Island Rhode Island VMA, 497 Risk Analysis Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 FAO addresses antimicrobials in aquaculture, 1655 Rodents CDC on the offensive to stamp out rodent virus, 995 S Salinomycin Sodium Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Salmonella spp Salmonella, fish tank link found, 1322 USDA to start Swine 2006, Dairy 2997 studies, 1323 Schering-Plough Animal Health Corp VMATs receive recognition, donation, 336 Scotland Education council schedules site visits, 14 USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Education council schedules site visits, 833 Sea Otters Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Selamectin Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Shelter Kentucky Equine Humane Center established, 1845 Shelter Medicine AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Heartworm guidelines developed for dog, cat survivors of Katrina, 154 Slaughter Executive Board addresses hot topics in veterinary profession, 169 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Horse slaughter will continue despite new law, 834 Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare, 1325 Slovenia Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Small Business Health Fairness Act AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Society for Toxicologic Pathology (STP) Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Society for Tropical Veterinary Medicine (STVM) CRWAD dedicated to Mengeling, 1003 South Africa Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 South America Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 South Carolina Research, educational center promotes animal coproducts, 1848 Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 Southern Sea Otter Recovery and Research Act Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Spay/Neuter Charity awards $2.3 million for disaster relief, 1849 Sri Lanka Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 Standard Consent Form Board revises acclimation certificates, other forms, 1470 Stem Cells Animal research, stem cell positions approved, 182 Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty USA (SHAC-USA) Jury to militant animal rights group: guilty, 1167 Streptococcus spp Streptococcus suis in pigs causes meningitis in a human, 1483 Stress When caring too much is an occupational hazard, 1653 Student American Veterinary Medical Association (SAVMA) For Hendrix, teaching is a way of life, 997 Parting thoughts from Dr. Carlson [RA Carlson], 1479 Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 Student Chapters of the American Veterinary Medical Association (SCAVMA) Parting thoughts from Dr. Carlson [RA Carlson], 1479 Subaru of America Fitness unleashed, 13 AVMA to roll out National Pet Week campaign, 829 Surgery Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 Surveillance Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Surveys Board tackles income issues in veterinary profession, 176 Grooming feline practitioners in business savvy, 345 Not enough hours in the day, 671 2006 AVMA Biennial Economic Survey in mailboxes soon, 1319 Site visits to schools in France, Grenada approved, 1474 Survey will assess knowledge necessary for certification, 1645 AVMA GHLIT continues commitment to wellness [AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust], 1842 Sweden Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 20 Index JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006
  22. 22. T Tamiflu Use of antiviral drug in dogs sparks concern, 660 Task Force on Animal Abuse and Domestic Violence AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Task Forces AVMA funding to support a spectrum of events and programs, 2006;228:1470 Correction: 2006;228:1644 Report on Iraq and Afghanistan comes forward, 178 Swine veterinarians resolve to eliminate the PRRS virus, 1315 Animal welfare goals slated to benefit from governance changes, 1472 Policy actions–and definitions–approved, 1474 Tennessee Tennessee renames hospital after founding veterinary dean, 1004 Florida dean leaves to head Tennessee agriculture, 1005 Tennessee VMA, 1484 Terrorism Hoping for the best, preparing for the worst, 11 Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 Government seeks site for National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility, 660 Leaders of veterinary profession assemble in Chicago, 664 Security a priority in president’s 2007 budget, 998 Jury to militant animal rights group: guilty, 1167 Purdue veterinary school offering graduate certificate program in homeland security, 1171 Agricultural recommendations considered, 1475 2006 resolutions range from welfare philosophy to finances, 1837 Watching for signs, symptoms of disease, 1846 Tetrahydropyrimidines Monograph on macrocyclic lactones released, 660 Texas Summarizing a disaster, by the numbers, 15 Vesicular stomatitis affected multiple states in 2005, 19 Texas VMA establishes fund to assist injured veterinarian, 497 Horse slaughter will continue despite new law, 834 Texas laboratory expands with mobile trailer, 1001 Ohio State retires chimpanzees, 1168 Texas VMA, 1177 Texas wildfires kill, injure thousands of animals, 1323 Maryland starts poultry registration program, 1654 Texas Animal Health Commission Texas wildfires kill, injure thousands of animals, 1323 Thailand Heifer continues to aid tsunami-affected countries, 674 Heifer International hosts veterinary tour of tsunami recovery in India [T Wollen], 1844 Tilmicosin FDA approves new Micotil label, 490 Titers Veterinarians seeking human rabies vaccinations, titer tests, have options, 2006;228:996 Letter: Seeks to clear up misunderstandings on human rabies vaccinations [MG Groves], 2006;228:1676 Tort Law AVMA leaders lobby for more public health veterinarians, 1468 Toxicology Coalition helps establish six pathology residencies, 20 Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Contaminated food leads to death, illness in dozens of dogs, 334 AVMA releases new brochure on household hazards, 336 Diamond Pet Foods narrows recall after aflatoxin tests, 490 FDA approves new Micotil label, 490 FDA report shows how company missed toxin that killed dogs, 829 Danger to dogs from cocoa bean mulch put in perspective, 1644 Toys VetPals inventory replenished, 185 Trade Board acts on human-animal bond issues, 175 Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathies (TSEs) Canadian BSE case sparks investigation, 835 BSE found in Alabama, 1166 Canada: BSE confirmed in dairy cow, 1654 Transplants Veterinary services-related recommendations addressed, 177 CDC on the offensive to stamp out rodent virus, 995 Traps Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 U United Kingdom American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, 21 Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 USDA awards $10 million to sequence swine genome, 668 Jury to militant animal rights group: guilty, 1167 Bayer announces injunction against illegal importation, 1656 United Nations FAO addresses antimicrobials in aquaculture, 1655 United States Summer course offers training in foreign animal diseases, 347 Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in US, 496 Student AVMA Symposium offers education, entertainment, 1648 United States Animal Health Association (USAHA) Organizations (meetings), 1006 United States Equestrian Foundation Academia: Louisiana State University’s Equine Health Studies Program, 1006 Unwanted Horse Coalition Legal remedy for unwanted horses an AVMA priority, 170 Unwanted Horse Summit AAEP gets energized in Seattle, 337 US Animal Health Association (USAHA) USAHA sets sights on laboratory network, animal ID system, 1002 AVMA liaisons, other affiliations considered, 1477 US Animal Identification Organization Industry: Robert A Smith, 1005 US Armed Forces US Army veterinarians wage unconventional campaign abroad, 1843 JAVMA, Vol 228, No. 1–12, January–June, 2006 Index 21

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