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Southwest Veterinary Symposium
Southwest Veterinary Symposium in Fort Worth, Texas runs from September 29-October 2. If you are in the area, this conference is well worth checking out. VSPN is well represented as Stephen Cital, Liz Hughston, and Dianne Hudson are all speaking this year. Stop by the VIN cybercafé and say hi to Michael Johnson and VIN Mascot Wallace!


VIN News Service
Hemopet ‘1,000 percent going to stay in business’

VETzInsight
Is there a Health Risk with Urban Chickens?

Abstract of the Week
Laser surgery as a treatment for histologically confirmed sarcoids in the horse.

Website of the Week
National Center For Home Food Preservation

Book Reviews of the Week
Endoscopy for the Veterinary Technician

Small Animal Surgical Emergencies


Rounds Transcripts

Inventory - Good, Better or Best?

2015 Rounds Transcripts



  1. What type of mass do you think this is???
  2. New product
  3. Lidocaine for feline intubation
  4. Scheduling @ 24 hour hospital
  5. Blood transfusion
  6. What did I get myself into?
  7. Taurine
  8. National speaking anyone?
  9. Anesthetic monitors
  10. 10 hour ICU shifts
  11. Required PPE for large animals
  12. Congenital heart disease
  13. Saline agglutination
  14. Injectable 50% Dextrose
  15. Staff and ringworm
  16. Homes for Animal Heroes



An Introduction to Small Animal Radiology
Enrollment for our new VSPN radiology CE course will close next Thursday, October 6 at 5:00pm ET. If you want a great review of radiology or are new to the field and want to learn more, join VSPN CE instructor Michelle Connell, AA, BS for this great course!



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Calendar view for VSPN Rounds

VSPN Rounds | VSPN Meeting Room | VIN/VSPN Rounds

Sunday, October 2, 2016; 9:00 pm EDT
Let's Talk About National Veterinary Technician Week
Host: Patricia Zehna, AS, RVT

Sunday, October 2, 2016; 8:00 pm Mountain Time
WyVTA General Membership Meeting
This meeting will take place in the VSPN Meeting Room

Friday, October 7, 2016; 9:00 pm EDT
Behavior Rounds
Host: Sherrie Yuschak, AAS, RVT, VTS (Behavior)

Sunday, October 9, 2016; 9:00 pm EDT
Open Session with Kelly
Host: Kelly Cronin, VTS (ECC), PHR



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