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Introducing The Foundation for the Horse

Based on the core idea that we are here for the horse – that the horse is the singular focus of our mission – for 25 years this Foundation has been dedicated to improving the health and welfare of the horse. We affirm the excellent work of the AAEP Foundation [...]

By |March 3rd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Colorado State University Postdoctoral Fellow Honored as AAEP Past Presidents’ Research Fellow

December 9, 2019 Lynn M. Pezzanite, DVM, MS, DACVS-LA, a Postdoctoral Fellow and Ph.D. student at Colorado State University, was named the winner of the AAEP Past Presidents’ Research Fellow for her investigative efforts into new approaches to treatment of multi-drug resistant infections. The $5,000 grant is awarded annually to [...]

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Colorado State University Ph.D. candidate named EQUUS Foundation Research Fellow

Dec 9, 2019 Sherry A. Johnson, DVM, MS, DACVSMR, a Ph.D. student at Colorado State University, received the EQUUS Foundation Research Fellow for her research into new approaches to tendon injury rehabilitation in horses. The $5,000 grant is awarded annually to a doctoral or residency student who has made significant [...]

By |February 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Three Future Horse Doctors Share in Coyote Rock Ranch Scholarship Proceeds of $300,000

Dec 9, 2019 Three distinguished veterinary students aspiring toward careers in equine medicine have been awarded Coyote Rock Ranch Veterinary Scholarships totaling $300,000. The awards were presented by The Foundation for the Horse on Dec. 9 during the AAEP’s 65th Annual Convention in Denver, Colo. Selected from over 70 exceptional [...]

By |February 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Four Recent Equine Veterinary Graduates to Receive $4,000 Zoetis/AAEP Foundation Scholarships

Sep 29, 2019 The AAEP Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of $4,000 Zoetis/AAEP Foundation Scholarships: Jenny Hamilton, DVM, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine Rachel Hilliard, DVM, Cornell University Katie Larson, DVM, Mississippi State University Sheila Spacek, DVM, Colorado State University Now in its seventh year, the Zoetis/AAEP [...]

By |February 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

AAEP Foundation grants top $700,000 for second consecutive year

Sep 27, 2019 The AAEP Foundation has approved $731,000 in grants for 28 programs and projects committed to the Foundation’s mission of improving the welfare of horses. The Foundation Advisory Council at its summer meeting selected recipients from a group of applications and ongoing projects seeking continued Foundation support. These [...]

By |February 26th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments