The American Association of Equine Practitioners is applauding the “good works” of veterinarians who are dedicating their time, money and resources to the health and welfare of the horse beyond the call of their normal day-to-day obligations.
Merck Animal Health and American Association of Equine Practitioners Mark 10 Years of Helping Rescue Horses
More than $1 million of donated vaccines have impacted thousands of horses Ten years ago this month, Merck Animal Health and the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) established the Unwanted Horse Veterinary Relief Campaign (UHVRC) to help protect the health of horses in rescue and make them more adoptable. Each year, Merck Animal Health donates thousands of doses of core and risk-based vaccines to qualifying equine facilities in need with the support of the AAEP veterinarian membership and staff.
With a focus on practical knowledge and skills, cutting-edge treatments and advanced diagnostics, the American Association of Equine Practitioners’ 64th Annual Convention drew 5,156 veterinary professionals, students, guests and exhibitors from 45 countries to San Francisco, Calif., Dec. 1–5.