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Distemper and Rabies

Published on July 24, 2015
Categorized under: Blog,Pet Safety Tips,Uncategorized

In honor of Nation Immunization Awareness Month, we want to encourage you to discuss vaccinations with your veterinarian. We have heard about a reemergence of distemper due to pets not being vaccinated, and rabies is always a concern.  Not sure exactly what these diseases are? Read more: Distemper: Canine distemper is a contagious and serious …continue reading

Dr. Lee to Lecture at the MVVMA Annual Meeting

Published on February 27, 2013
Categorized under: Professional Events,Uncategorized

Pet Poison Helpline’s Associate Director of Veterinary Services, Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, DABT, will be lecturing at the Mississippi Valley Veterinary Medical Association’s Annual Conference from March 6-7, 2013.  Dr. Lee’s lecture schedule is as follows: Thursday, March 7th 8:00am – 9:00am Top 20 Toxic Titans…And How to Treat Them! This presentation will focus on …continue reading

Dr. Justine Lee to Lecture at AMVQ Annual Convention

Published on March 14, 2012
Categorized under: Continuing Education,Professional Events

Justine Lee, DVM, DACVECC, associate director of veterinary services at Pet Poison Helpline, will be lecturing at the Association des Medicines Veterinaries du Quebec‘s 23rd Annual Convention in Canada in April.  Her four lectures are as follows: Friday, April 20th 2012 8:30 – 10:00 am Top 10 mistakes to avoid in dyspneic patients 10:10 – …continue reading

Complimentary Continuing Education for Veterinarians 3/28/2012

Published on January 13, 2012
Categorized under: Continuing Education,Professional Events

Join two of Pet Poison Helpline’s staff veterinarians and toxicologists, Sharon Welch, DVM, DABVT, DABT and Colleen Almgren, DVM, PhD, for the first of our 2012 local CE programs.  This free, two hour program will review common multi-vitamins, supplements, nutraceuticals, and eye drops that are poisonous to dogs and cats when ingested.  Mechanisms of action of toxicosis, …continue reading

2012 IVECCS Conference

Published on September 21, 2011
Categorized under: Professional Events

Come visit our booth and meet us in person! Enter to win an iPod and take some free static cling-ons! IVECCS Conference September 8-13, 2012 San Antonio, TX Booth # pending Additional details can be found at: http://www.veccs.org/

2012 North American Veterinary Conference

Published on September 21, 2011
Categorized under: Continuing Education,Professional Events

As the first veterinary conference of the calendar year, NAVC is where the most current medical and product advances are released first. Attend the NAVC Conference 2012 and you can: Be the FIRST to bring home new ideas and skills that help elevate your practice and secure client loyalty Be the FIRST person your colleagues …continue reading

2012 Western Veterinary Conference

Published on August 21, 2011
Categorized under: Continuing Education,Professional Events

Western Veterinary Conference (WVC) provides comprehensive continuing education to veterinary professionals and related groups in a world-class destination – Las Vegas, the entertainment capital of the world. International authorities and emerging speakers present our state-of-the-art hands-on labs in a comfortable environment. WVC is an interactive educational opportunity and a networking event for the progressive veterinary …continue reading

Home Remedies Vets Love and Hate

Published on July 29, 2011
Categorized under: Pet Safety Tips

Even if your cat is vomiting, your dog has a painful sore, or his face has swollen to the size of a small pumpkin, a trip to the animal ER may not be necessary. Here are three common problems and my favorite home remedies that vets use for pet health–plus my advice for spotting a …continue reading

Pet Products Vets Love!

Published on July 29, 2011
Categorized under: Pet Products

While our economy may be down, not so when it comes to our four-legged friends! Last year, pet owners spent over $43.4 billion – with most of that squandered on useless gadgets or extravagant pet products. When it comes to pampering our pets, learn how to discriminate between which products are worth spontaneously splurging on …continue reading

2011 IVECCS Conference

Published on July 1, 2011
Categorized under: Professional Events

The Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society (VECCS) in partnership with the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC) and the Academy of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (AVECCT) will conduct the 17th International Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Symposium (IVECCS ‘11) September 14-18, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tennessee. The …continue reading