We like to keep our clients informed of new tests, emerging diseases, and upcoming events. We archive all past newsletters here but please don't forget to subscribe to our monthly ADDL Newsletter.
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January ... Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) detected in wild White-Tailed Deer in NW Ohio; Calling Backyard Poultry Practitioners; New Multiplex PCR to Detect Bovine Coronavirus, Bovine Rotavirus A and Cryptosporidium in Feces
February ... 2020 Summary of Salmonella in Ohio cattle; Pet Food Recall for Aflatoxin
March ... USDA NAHLN Farm Bill Award for Emergency Preparedness; USDA NIFA Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program Accepting Applications
April ... Shipping Delays and Test Schedules; NAHLN Antimicrobial Resistance Dashboard
February ... 2019 PRRS and IAV-S summaries, Beef Expo, Mary Beth Weisner's Retirement, New Employee Spotlight
March ... Indiana and Ohio NPIP Visit the Lab, ODA at the Midwest Veterinary Conference, New Employee Spotlight
April ... Necropsy Dropoff Procedure Changes in Response to COVID-19, NAHLN Level 1 Status Update, New Guidance for EIAV Testing, Official IDs for Canine Brucellosis Testing, Dogs and the Danger of Mushrooms
May ... Retirement of Dr. Jeff Hayes, EIA Reminder, Reminder to Vaccinate Against EEE & WNV, Spring Garden Dangers for Pets, New Employee Spotlight
June ... EIA Reminder, Mulch fertilizer & dogs, ODA ATL Staff
July ... Discontinuation of Electron Microscopy services, Updated Submission Form
August ... New Test Fees, Shipping in the Summer, Lead Toxicosis in a Calf, Discontinuation of Aquaculture Virus Isolation
September ... Warm Weather Shipping Alert
October ... EHDV-6 Detected in Ohio, NAHLN ASF Exercise, Updated Diagnostic Plans
December ... Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Awareness, Cold Weather Shipping