Oxbow Animal Health to Announce 2012 Oxbow Exotic Mammal Health Award Winner at AEMV/AAZV/ARAV Conference in Oakland, CA (October 24, 2012)
Wed, October 3, 2012

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Micah Kohles, Director of Technical Services
Phone: 1-800-249-0366
Email: mkohles@oxbowanimalhealth.com
URL: oxbowanimalhealth.com

Murdock, NE, October 3, 2012 -- Oxbow Animal Health will announce the winner of the 2012 Oxbow Exotic Mammal Health Award on October 24th at the annual AEMV/AAZV/ARAV Conference in Oakland, California.  The announcement will be followed with a reception in the recipient’s honor.  Established in 2009, the Oxbow Exotic Mammal Health Award is an annual award presented to an animal health professional who advances the field of exotic mammal medicine and care. 

“We are excited to announce and recognize the winner of this year’s Oxbow Exotic Mammal Health Award,” said John Miller, President of Oxbow Animal Health.  “From Oxbow’s very beginning, the veterinary profession has been a source of constant guidance and support and has been central to the development of many of our products.  Recognizing the efforts, contributions and legacy of a leading individual in the field is but a small gesture of our gratitude for decades of selfless work from so many.”       

The Oxbow Exotic Mammal Health Award is based on excellence in one or more of the following areas: exhibiting leadership in the field of exotic mammal health, advancing the understanding of clinical diseases and treatments in exotic mammal pets, promoting the field of exotic mammal medicine, promoting the field of exotic mammal nutrition or providing innovation to the field of exotic mammal medicine. Nominations are made by submitting a CV and letter of recommendation describing the individual and how they exemplify the above qualities. For more information, contact Dr. Micah Kohles at Oxbow Animal Health at 29012 Mill Rd. Murdock, NE 68407. Email: mkohles@oxbowanimalhealth.com or phone at (402) 867-2400.

Oxbow Animal Health is a worldwide supplier of premium life-staged foods and supportive care products for small exotic animals.  Used and recommended by top exotic animal veterinarians worldwide, Oxbow offers an extensive line of superior quality, high-fiber hay, fortified foods, treats and supplements for rabbits, guinea pigs, chinchillas, hamsters and adult pet rats. Oxbow's mission is to provide superior-quality food and forage products for specialized animal markets. Oxbow accomplishes this through genuine concern for animals and their caregivers, educational awareness of nutritional needs, a high standard of product excellence, research and development of new products, and highly personalized service.

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