News & Information

Dr. Todd Duffield with Dr. Robert Tremblay (Boehringer-Ingelheim Canada Ltd.)

Pheonix, Arizona, September 13, 2018 - The Canadian Association of Bovine Veterinarians (CABV) / Association Canadienne des Veterinaires Bovins (ACVB) in partnership with Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health have named Dr. Todd Duffield, of Guelph, Ontario as the recipient of the 2018 MetacamĀ® 20 Bovine Welfare more.

WCABP's Bylaws indicate that an Honorary Life Membership may be awarded to an individual who is 65 years of age and has made an Outstanding contribution to either the affairs of the Association or veterinary profession. Members nominate a potential recipient by forwarding a letter to WCABP's Secretary-Treasurer, Dr. Murray Jelinski, which outlines the nominee's achievements and why the person is worthy of an Honorary Life membership. This must then be passed by two-thirds (2/3) majority vote at the AGM.

Consider nominating a deserving individual. Awards will be presented at the WCABP 2019 AGM.

October 4, 2018 - Olds College, Olds, AB. Cattle Extension Arm Ultrasound Pregnancy Testing Course

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Lecture and Discussion.
12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. - Pregnancy testing beef cows
For further information see the attached course description or contact: Elle Terhaar, ReproScan Technologies LLC,  (877) 890-2411 or Andrew Bronson DVM,  (403) 795-1557.

Canadian Embryo Transfer Association & American Embryo Transfer Association Annual Convention
September 27-29, 2018; Montreal, Quebec, Canada. For information please visit:

*The Canadian Embryo Transfer Association (CETA/ACTE) is offering a complimentary CETA/ACTE membership for one year to non-members who are a Canadian practitioner and who register (as a delegate) and attend the 2018 CETA/ACTE & AETA Joint Convention in Montreal. For more information, please contact the CETA/ACTE office:  

WCABP / Merck Animal Health Student Case Report / Research Presentation Competition

This is a student competition, taking place at the January 2019 WCABP Conference, to encourage development of scientific inquiry methods and communication abilities. Click here to read information on requirements and how to apply. Application deadline is November 1, 2018.

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