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VSPN will be on the road again next week, hosting the cybercafé at the Wild West Veterinary Conference in Reno, Nevada. You can stop by and see Charlotte Waack and Debbie Bess while you are at WWVC October 7-12. VSPN is also co-sponsoring the WWVC Technician’s Reception on Thursday evening, which kicks of National Veterinary Technician Week. If you are attending WWVC, plan to attend the reception and you may win one of the many great door prizes which include free registration to the 2017 conference and a Samsung tablet.

VIN News Service
Veterinary community rallies to combat burglaries

Website of the Week
Stop The 77

Abstract of the Week
Schmallenberg Virus Recurrence, Germany, 2014.

Book Reviews of the Week
The Care and Feeding of an IACUC, Second Edition
>>>VSPN Book Review by Oreta M. Samples, DHSc, MPH, RVT

Drug Therapy for Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat

Rounds Transcripts
Temperature Extremes and Their Management

GI Endoscopy

2015 Rounds Transcripts

  1. Telazol question
  2. Heading to the National AALAS meeting in Phoenix in November?
  3. Mobile surgery
  4. Veterinarian behavior towards techs
  5. Dexmedetomidine OTM
  6. Cremation dilemma
  7. Looking for VTS CP info
  8. Checklist
  9. Help me please
  10. Diet for hepatic disease
  11. Capturing charges…or missing them?
  12. VTNE for already licensed tech
  13. Proposed new EPA rule
  14. Favorite pre-meds?
  15. Worrisome cells in urine sediment
  16. IACUC protocols
  17. Dental chews
  18. List of days to celebrate or create awareness

Introductory Veterinary Assisting Module 2
Veterinary assistants are an important part of the veterinary team. Module 2 of our veterinary assisting series will cover pharmacology, laboratory procedures and radiology. If you are wanting to learn more about these tasks, or just brush up on your knowledge of these areas, enroll now! Enrollment for this course closes Tuesday, October 20, 2015.

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Friday, October 2, 2015; 9:00 pm ET
Behavior Rounds
Host: Sherrie Yuschak

Sunday, October 4, 2015; 8:00 pm Mountain Time
WyVTA General Membership Meeting
This meeting will take place in the VSPN Meeting Room

Sunday, October 11, 2015; 9:00 pm ET
Kirby’s 20th Rule
Courtney Liermann, LVT, VTS (ECC)

Wednesday, October 14, 2015; 9:00 pm ET
Decontamination of Toxicities
Host: Brandy Helewa

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