CVMA News Archive

2016

Techie veterinary alumna creats Vet2Pet app to boost pet health – CSU Source, Sept 27

Colorado bride’s dying dog carried down the aisle at her wedding: ‘He had the biggest smile on his face’ – Yahoo! News, Sept 19

Milliken veterinarian’s business going strong after humble start – Greeley Tribune, Sept 18

Pets need an emergency plan, too – MyColorado Gazette, Sept 14

Pets need an emergency plan, too – Examiner.com, Sept 14

Pets need an emergency plan, too – Denver Post YourHub, Sept 14

Ignorance breeds horse neglect and abuse – The New Falcon Herald, Sept 3

Pets and cannabis – The New Falcon Herald, Sept 3

How to protect your horse from West Nile Virus infection – CSU Source, Aug 29

IIAD tests system for response disease outbreak – BovineVetOnline.com, Aug 22

Colorado State University vet studies kidney pill alternative for cats – The Denver Post, Aug 16

Vet studies way to replace pills for cats – Reporter Herald, Aug 15

First Colorado West Nile death of 2016 confirmed amid growing number of cases – The Denver Post, Aug 10

Dr. Gerald Poppy to become new AVC director – BovineVetOnline.com, Aug 8

First Colorado Horse Infected with West Nile Virus in 2016 – Kiowa County Press, Aug 5

Colorado Tests Positive for West Nile Virus – The Horse, Aug 5

Veterinarian column: Back problems in cats can significantly reduce their quality of life – Post Independent, Aug 1

Heal thyself: CSU hosts veterinary wellness summit – CSU Source, July 28

Immigrant veterinarian overcomes incredible odds to succeed – My Primetime News, July 27

Hands-on learning – BovineVetOnline.com, July 22

Colorado Pork Council Academy: New regs to change antibiotics use – Journal Advocate, July 18

The beginning of a beautiful partnership – DVM360, July 16

CSU veterinary student launches program in his home Navajo Nation – The Denver Post, July 3

Starting from scratch: CSU veterinarian searches for answers to chronic kidney disease in cats – CSU Source, June 30

Horse at Colorado racetrack tests positive for equine infectious anemia – HorseTalk.com, June 25

EIA-Suspected Horse Identified in Colorado – The Horse, June 24

Program helps save dogs that might save your life – The Coloradoan, June 16

Vet Students Offer Workshops for Navajo Teens – Animal.AgWired.com, June, 9

Navajo student helps launch CSU veterinary program in his home community – CattleNetwork.com, June 8

‘Lambulance’ chasers: Veterinary team aids rangeland newborns and ewes – CSU Source, May 31

Life difficult for an outside cat – South Platte Sentinel, May 17

Army Civil Affairs Veterinarians Train at Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center – DVIDS.net, May 15

Denver Animal Shelter offers free parvo vaccinations – 9News.com, May 5, 2016

PAP testing: Hands on – BovineVetOnline.com, May 3, 2016

9PetCheck TV Segment – Colorado & Company (9News), March 31, 2016

9PetCheck TV Segment – Morning Newscast, April 1, 2016 (scroll to middle of page)

9PetCheck TV Segment – Morning Newscast, April 4, 2016

9PetCheck TV Segment– Evening Newscast, April 4, 2016 (scroll to bottom of page)

9PetCheck Live Coverage- Morning and Evening Newscast, April 9, 2016 (link coming soon!)

5PetCheck TV Segment – Full day rotation, 76 spots total, March 21 – April 4, 2016

5PetCheck assists pet owners facing financial hardships – KOAA.com, March 18, 2016

PetCheck coming in April – The Tribune (Greeley & Weld County), March 19, 2016

9PetCheck coming in April – 9News.com, March 24, 2016

5PetCheck helping pet owners get wellness exams for furry family members – KOAA.com, April 1, 2016

5PetCheck Live Coverage – Evening Newscasts, April 9, 2016 (link coming soon!)

Seventh annual 9PetCheck held April 9, 10 – Examiner.com, April 1, 2016

5PetCheck comes to Southern Colorado on April 9, 10 – MyColorado Gazette, April 1, 2016

Seventh annual 9PetCheck held April 9, 10 – Denver Post YourHub, April 1, 2016

Veterinarians offer free exams to pets in need – The Coloradoan, April 3, 2016

9PetCheck: Free checkups for your pets – 9News.com, April 9, 2016

Dozens of pets get free exams and vaccinations at 5PetCheck – KOAA.com, April 9, 2016

Steamboat veterinary clinics offer free wellness exams and rabies vaccinations this weekend – Steamboat Today, April 5, 2016 (link coming soon!)

Steamboat veterinary clinics offer free wellness exams this weekend – Routt County Humane Society social media, April 5, 2016

Steamboat radio spots – Steamboat Radio, April 5, 2016

Local veterinary clinic participates in 9PetCheck April 9, 10 – Gunnison Country Times, April 5, 2016

Colo. veterinarians offering free exams for pets in need – AVMA Animal Health SmartBrief Newsletter, April 5, 2016

Super Bowl safety tips for pets Denver Post YourHub, Jan 25, 2016

Super Bowl safety tips for pets My Colorado Gazette, Jan 25, 2016

Colorado VS: Positive Diagnoses in Four Counties The Horse, Jan 4, 2016

Tabby Road Animal Hospital offers cutting edge therapies North Forty News, Jan 7, 2016

Stray dog has run-in with porcupine, needs new home CBS Denver, Jan 8, 2016

Gastro-bug hits Vail area dogs Vail Daily, Jan 11, 2016

Class teaches dogs to stay away from rattlesnakes Fox 31 News, Jan 14, 2016

Dog flu spreads to two dozen states 9News, Jan 14, 2016

Dangerous strain of dog flu could make your pet sick CBS News 4, Jan 14, 2016

Colorado veterinarians performing cutting-edge therapy by healing joints without invasive surgery 7 News, Jan 23, 2016

Emotional support animals’ rise in public awareness leads to misuse DVM360, Jan 27, 2016

Pet Hospice: Colorado vet offers end-of-life care for animals and grief support for owners Inquisitr, Jan 31, 2016

Geller: Tragedy in a small Colorado town The Coloradoan, Jan 31, 2016

Brush up on your pet’s dental care Denver Post YourHub, Feb 29, 2016

Brush up on your pet’s dental care My Colorado Gazette, Feb 29, 2016

Challenge accepted: Researchers to present on ‘Global Grand Challenges’ CSU Source, Feb 11, 2016

Food Animal Medicine Student Symposium Bovine Veterinarian, Feb 12, 2016

Ice melt salt can cause serious problems for pets The Daily Sentinel Grand Junction, Feb 13, 2016

Alternative therapies help aging pets live longer KOAA News 5, Feb 22, 2016

Integrative vet care in Colorado Springs area includes acupuncture, herbs Colorado Springs Gazette, Feb 23, 2016

2016 PDPW Business Conference Keynote Speakers Agri-View, Feb 25, 2016

2015

National Pet Diabetes Month–Get your pet checked! Examiner.com, Nov 20, 2015

National Pet Diabetes Month–Get your pet checked! Denver Post YourHub, Nov 20, 2015

National Pet Diabetes Month–Get your pet checked! My Colorado Gazette, Nov 20, 2015

Thanksgiving safety tips for pets Denver Post YourHub, Nov 23, 2015

Thanksgiving safety tips for pets My Colorado Gazette, Nov 23, 2015

Animal welfare at livestock auctions takes back seat to sales Fox 31 News, Nov 5, 2015

Pet Health: Prepare for medical emergencies when animal health is normal CSU Source, Nov 9, 2015

Dr. Elsey: Pet Age Icon, Keep Kids/Dogs Safe Radio Pet Lady Network, Nov 10, 2015

Business Q&A: Purrfect Health Cat Hospital Denver Post, Nov 12, 2015

Feeding Fido: Dos and Don’ts of table food for pets The Greeley Tribune, Nov 14, 2015

Speaker: Pork industry can learn from poultry industry’s mistakes Journal Advocate, Nov 23, 2015

Pets as gifts: To give or not to give? Denver Post YourHub Dec 21, 2015

Pets as gifts: To give or not to give? My Colorado Gazette Dec 21, 2015

Colorado VS Update: Positive Diagnoses in 10 Counties The Horse Dec 8, 2015

Vet school admissions have been highly competitive, costly Lubbock Avalanche Journal, Dec 12, 2015

Veterinary volunteers leave pets wagging in Denver CSU Source, Dec 16, 2015

CSU Partners with Japan for Cancer Treatment Fox 31 News, Dec 18, 2015

Peak Performance Veterinary Group and VetSteam Biopharma, Announce Educational and Clinical Partnership in Support of Local Area Veterinarians Virtual Strategy Magazine, Dec 21, 2015

Feral cats find guardian angels on Colorado Springs’ west side Colorado Springs Gazette, Dec 26, 2015

Keep pets safe and warm in frigid temps Steamboat Today, Dec 29, 2015

4 Colorado counties quarantined horses 9News, Dec 30, 2015

Dr. Jennifer Lavallee, Cat Veterinarian, to Speak at 87th Annual Western Veterinary Conference – ITBusinessnews.net, Feb 1, 2015

Dr. Jennifer Lavallee, Cat Veterinarian, to Speak at 87th Annual Western Veterinary Conference – Global News Wire, Feb 1 2015

Two for two: Colorado State University veterinary leaders land national honors – CSU Press Release, Feb 4, 2015

As Edibles Proliferate, Colorado Vets Are Seeing More Dogs On Pot – Vermont Public Radio, Feb 8, 2015

Dental health and your pet: Brush up on the basics– Denver Post YourHub, February 9, 2015

Dental health and your pet: Brush up on the basics – MyColorado Gazette, February 9, 2015

How Will Marijuana Legalization Affect Pets? – Care2.com, Feb 11 2015

Your Business: Tidbits from the business world – Fort Collins Coloradoan, Feb 11, 2015

Puppy love: Pets of the homeless add stability and warmth – Colorado Springs Independent, Feb 11, 2015

Pets looking for love in all the wrong places: When to spay or neuter – Denver Post, Feb 14, 2015

Spaying and neutering makes pets healthier  — 9News KUSA morning show, Feb 24, 2015

Alberta Veterinary Medical Association Service Award Recipients – World News Network, March 4, 2015

Northern Colorado bison project uses high-tech breeding to halt disease and conserve an icon – PhysOrg News, March 12, 2015

Volunteer April 6 to help pets in need of veterinary care — Denver Post YourHub, March 12, 2015

Volunteer April 6 to help pets in need of veterinary care – MyColorado Gazette, March 12, 2015

Sixth Annual 9PetCheck to be held April 11, 12  – MyColorado Gazette, March 27, 2015

Sixth annual 9PetCheck to be held April 11-12 – Denver Post YourHub, March 30, 2015

Media Training 2015 Promotional Video – CVMA Youtube page, March 30, 2015

Sixth annual 9PetCheck to be held April 11-12 – Denver Post YourHub, March 30, 2015

9PetCheck TV Segment – Colorado and Company (9News), March 30, 2015

5PetCheck TV Segment – Around Town KOAA News 5, March 28, 2015

Sixth annual 9PetCheck held April 11, 12 – Fort Morgan Times, March 30, 2015

Free veterinary appointments offered during 9Pet Check – 9News.com, March 30, 2015

Low-income pet owners can get exams, vaccines for free – Steamboat Pilot and Today, March 30, 2015

Colorado Researchers Study ‘Superbug’ For Antibiotic Resistance On Farms — Medical Daily, January 17, 2015

Researchers to look at farm practices, ‘superbugs’ link – The Hindu, January 19, 2015

Researchers to trace ‘superbug’ genes – FeedStuffs, January 16, 2015

Colorado researchers study ‘superbug’ for antibiotic resistance on farms – Reuters, January 16, 2015

CSU researchers trace ‘superbug’ genes to better understand antibiotic-resistant germs – Bovine Veterinarian, January 15, 2015

Colorado researchers will trace ‘superbug’ genes – New Hampshire Voice, January 17, 2015

Researchers trace ‘superbug’ genes to better understand antibiotic-resistant germs – PhysOrg, January 16, 2015

The Fight Against Superbugs is On – Diabetes Insider, January 17, 2015

Pet Health: Exercise helps avoid fat cat and pudgy pooch — CSU Press Release, January 5, 2015

Exercising pets helps avoid fat cat and pudgy pooch – PhysOrg, January 6, 2015

Final Vesicular Stomatitis Quarantines Released in Colorado – The Horse, January 30, 2015

Ranching icon, veterinarian Doc Jackson remembered – Post Independent | Citizen Telegram, January 27, 2015

Local veterinarian helps stray dogs in Ecuador –Fort Collins Coloradoan, January 29, 2015

One African penguin’s story highlights plight of endangered species – CCTV America, January 13, 2015

Business Q&A: Seven Hills Veterinary Hospital, Aurora – The Denver Post, January 8, 2015

Pet Health: Timing for spay and neuter depends on the individual pet and owner — CSU Press Release, January 28, 2015

Timing for spay and neuter depends on the individual pet and owner – PysOrg, January 29, 2015

Breeding Soundness Exams for Him and Her – The Horse, January 12, 2015

Diabetes affects 1 percent of dogs – Post Independent, January 23, 2015

2014

Kirk’s E-Block – 9News on air and online, March 19, 2014

1,400 pets in need to receive exams and vaccinations on April 5 & 6 — Denver Post Main, March 20, 2014

1,400 pets in need to receive exams and vaccinations on April 5 & 6 – DP YourHub, March 25, 2014

Free veterinary care during 9PetCheck – 9News on air and online, March 25, 2014

Free veterinary wellness days – Pagosa Daily Post, March 25, 2014

What’s happening in Fremont County – Canon City Daily Record, March 22, 2014

Kirk’s E-Block – 9News on air and online, March 25, 2014

9PetCheck will offer 1,500 pet wellness check ups April 5 and 6 – Examiner, March 26, 2014

Free veterinary wellness days – Salida Daily Post, March 25, 2014

Kirk’s E-Block – 9News, March 26, 2014

Kirk’s E-Block – 9News, March 27, 2014

Pets Place: Dogs, Cats getting care together – Denver Post, March 29, 2014

Reserve! Free veterinary care during 9PetCheck – Mile High on the Cheap

Veterinarians question if pets are over vaccinated – KRDO, May 14, 2014

Prosser receives prestigious awards at State Science Fair – The Lamar Ledger, May 24, 2014

9PetCheck slideshow – 9News, April 6, 2014

Pets getting care at 9PetCheck – 9News, April 7, 2014

Nearly 1,300 Pets Served thanks to Local Clinics during 9PetCheck – Yourhub, April 15, 2014

Nearly 1,300 Pets served thanks to local clinics during 9PetCheck – Examiner, April 27, 2014

Dr. Glenn A. Severin – The Coloradoan, April 24, 2014

9News Thank You, 9PetCheck — 9News, 2014

Vet Warns of fly larvae burrowing under your pet’s skin  9News Petline 9, August 8, 2014

Fowler Vet Erin Epperly is New President — La Junta Tribune Democrat, October 6, 2014

Aurora’s polarizing pit bull ban up for a vote — Colorado Public Radio, October 28, 2014

CVMA Convention Video 2014 – September 22, 2014, Youtube

Steve Dale CVMA Interview parts one and two – Oct. 1, 2014, Youtube

Clare Reagan CVMA Interview – Oct. 1, 2014, Youtube

Jason Coe CVMA Interview – Oct. 7, 2014, Youtube

Colorado VMA in JAVMA News — JAVMA, Oct. 29, 2014

Adopt a Shelter Pet Video – Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald for CPOF – October 31, 2014

Vesicular Stomatitis Quarantines Remain in Colorado The Horse — Nov. 7, 2014

Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald purchases the 10,000th Adopt-a-Shelter-Pet license plate My Colorado Gazette –Nov. 12, 2014

Number of VS Quarantines in Colorado Dropping The Horse — Nov. 17, 2014

Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald purchases the 10,000th Adopt-a-Shelter-Pet license plate YourHub/Denver Post — Nov. 20, 2014

BIG Ideas Forum Video | Fall 2014 ~Telehealth: Can It Help Your Patients and Your Practice? Youtube — Nov. 20, 2014

Colorado VS Case Count Holds Steady The Horse — Nov. 21, 2014

Officials hope for animal virus relief  Pueblo Chieftain — Nov. 18, 2014

About 90 percent of Colorado vesicular stomatitis quarantines released Denver Post — Nov. 17, 2014

CSU Researchers Using Stem Cell Therapy to Treat Kidney Disease in Cats CBS Denver — Nov. 26, 2014

9 Months After Surgery, Rescued Grizzly Roams Free 9News Denver — Nov. 26, 2014

The wide world of animal life and our connection to them Newsminer.com, Fairbanks, Alaska — Nov. 29, 2014

Veterinarians at Colorado State University pursue stem-cell therapy for cats with severe kidney disease CSU News – Nov. 30, 2014

All-better bear: Grizzly patient settling in at new home after surgery at Colorado State UniversityCSU News – Dec. 1, 2014

Colorado State University team examines dairy-cattle microorganisms to improve food safety CSU News – Dec. 2, 2014

Vet’s Opinion: Don’t Worry about beef’s adversaries; satisfy our consumers BeefMagazine.com — Dec. 2, 2014

Number of Colorado Premises Quarantined for VS Dropping The Horse.com — Dec. 4, 2014

A New Test Could Provide Early Warning for Cat Kidney Disease Catster.com — Dec. 5, 2014

Marley the grizzly gets help from CSU Denver Post – Dec. 8, 2014

Colorado State University team examines dairy-cattle microorganisms to improve food safety High Plaines Journal – Dec. 9, 2014

AAEP ‘On Call Spokesmen Receive Distinguished Service Award TheHorse.com Dec. 9, 2014

AAEP Past-President Receives Distinguished Life Member Award TheHorse.com Dec. 9, 2014

Tess the penguin offers rare opportunity for CSU Veterinary hospital personnel CSU Rocky Mountain Collegian — Dec. 15, 2014

No New VS Cases Reported in Colorado in Last Week The Horse – Dec. 19, 2014

Best present for your pet? Exercise, and that includes cats Denver Post –Dec. 27, 2014

Una still dances thanks to prosthetic leg Chaffee County Times – Dec. 28, 2014

2013

Colorado passes the Dog Protection Act — Examiner, April 23, 2013

Sterling vets recognized for efforts against rabies — Journal Advocate, April 29, 2013

Three honored as public health shining stars — Fort Morgan Times, April 29, 2013

Sterling middle school student recognized for lambing science fair project — Journal Advocate, June 11, 2013

Equine veterinarian dies at 71 — the Horse, July 15, 2013

Despite European health crisis veterinarian practice remains open — Reporter Herald, July 19, 2013

CSU veterinarians and extension agents help with community disaster planning for pets — CSU News Release, July 26, 2013

CSU veterinarians and extension agents help with community disaster planning for pets — Journal Advocate, July 29, 2013

AVMA names new president elect — Bovine Veterinarian, July 30, 2013

Breeders beware: STDs among dogs could spread to humans — 9News,  August 16, 2013

Owners beware: STD among dogs could spread to humans, says expert — the Blaze, August 17, 2013

Daily business brief: Sept. 28 (CVMA Service Award) — The Coloradoan, September 28, 2013

Move to ban declawing gains momentum – Examiner, September 27, 2013

Annual Logan County Humane Society 5k/Pet Walk succeeds despite delay — Journal Advocate, October 16, 2013

CSU students and faculty recognized at annual Colorado Veterinary Medical Association convention — CSU, November 1, 2013

Cat declawing: Once routine procedure now draws fire as harmful — Denver Post, November 1, 2013

State investigating after teen administered anesthesia to dog that died — CBS 4, November 12, 2013

Horse acupuncture increasing in popularity in Saskatoon — Newstalk650, November 15, 2013

Declawing debate: Activists want to make it illegal to declaw cats — KWGN, November 20, 2013

Declawing debate: Activists want to make it illegal to declaw cats — KDVR, November 20, 2013

Good for you: Michael Hernandez named veterinary technician of the year — Windsor Now!, December 1

Keeping pets away from pot — 9News, December 23, 2013

2012

Veterinarian Line 9 interview on feline health — 9News — January 6, 2012

Veterinarian Line 9 interview on feline behavior — 9News — January 6, 2012

Ticks are posing an early threat in Colorado this year — Denver Animal Examiner — March 28, 2012

Pet ownership doesn’t have to take a big bite out of your budget — Denver Post — April 2, 2012

Is raw meat safe for your pet? And how about you? — Denver Animal Examiner — August 10, 2012

Veterinarian Line 9 interview on pet allergies — 9News — August 28, 2012

Evolving relations in Colorado — JAVMA — September 1, 2012

2011

Can sleeping with your pet make you sick? — Denver Post “Fetch” blog — January 30, 2011

Pet Dental Health Month (live on-air with Dumb Friends League; no link available) — Colorado & Company — February 17, 2011

Your pet could have a mouthful of trouble — Denver Post “Fetch” blog — February 22, 2011

It’s allergy season for your pets, too; here’s what to look for — Denver Post “Fetch” blog — March 13, 2011

Pet owners willing to spend thousands to save animals — 9News — October 15, 2011

Pet license plates surge in popularity — 9News — December 3 & 4, 2011

The holiday season can be scary for pets — 9News — December 7, 2011

2010

Hazing favored over killing Colorado’s Urban coyotes — Denver Post — October 1, 2010

Home alone: Why some dogs go on a rampage — Denver Post “Fetch” blog — October 24, 2010

Boarding your pets during the holidays — 9News (video) — December 18, 2010

The weird and dangerous things pets will eat — Denver Post “Fetch” blog — December 22, 2010