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NYVF to Sponsor Hampton Classic Horse Show

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New York Veterinary Foundation is an Official Sponsor of the 2010 Hampton Classic Horse Show

HCLogoPLAINVIEW, NEW YORK 5-13-10– The New York Veterinary Foundation (NYVF) is pleased to announce their sponsorship of the 2010 Hampton Classic Horse Show held in Bridgehampton, NY, from Sunday, August 29, through Sunday, September 5.  NYVF has invited the talented medical team of Long Island Veterinary Specialists (LIVS) to present a daily program called “Ask the Vet”, where LIVS experts offer seminars and workshops, plus answer attendee’s questions about their pets’ health and well being. NYVF has also invited equine veterinarians, farriers, professional dog trainers and other professionals to offer seminars and workshops.

 

NYVF was created to bridge the knowledge gap between the human and veterinary medical communities. The foundation funds programs that allow organizations to pioneer surgical procedures and medical treatments for conditions that affect both humans and animals, and that offer educational opportunities to the public and medical community.

NYVF is also partnering with researchers from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine to study various conditions that affect both humans and their pets. The foundation also supports service dogs for homeland security, law enforcement and the special needs communities.  They fund research studies that help maintain the health and fitness of the dogs and health-related training for the handlers and officers.

A complete schedule of seminars and workshops will be available at the show.  It will also be posted on the NYVF.org website.

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Long Island Veterinary Specialists is a nationally recognized veterinary specialty center located in Plainview, (Long Island) New York.  LIVS treats 35,000 pets a year, making it one of the busiest specialty animal hospitals in the United States.  The hospital has an active Neurology/Neurosurgery Department and the only electronic brachytherapy treatment facility for pet cancer of any veterinary hospital in the world.

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The New York Veterinary Foundation (NYVF), established in 2008, is comprised of dedicated professionals who are committed to furthering the Foundation’s mission to help bridge the knowledge divide between the worlds of human and veterinary medicine.  NYVF accomplishes their goals through research, education and service.  NYVF was created to support critical research on medical conditions affecting both humans and animals, educating the public and medical communities about these findings, and assisting the field of service animals that contribute to our safety and quality of life.  NYVF’s mission is to advance the collective knowledge base of human and veterinary medicine through research and clinical studies that benefit both worlds.

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