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Female veterinarians now outnumber male counterparts

by Kira Everhart Special to the Free Press It began as a man?s profession. But now, so it seems, women are taking over. According to information from Kansas State University, the first veterinary medicine graduation was in 1907 with seven graduates ? all male. Almost a century later, the number of graduates at KSU has grown to 107 and women […]

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A pet by any other name….

Survey of Marion County vets reveal both common and uncommon choices Ever wonder why people name animals? Some experts say giving animals a name changes the way we think about them. In Marion County, three veterinarian clinics talked about unusual or popular names that owners gave to their canine or feline companions. Although one source said the most popular name […]

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Daily Life, May 20, 2015

Seniors can use market vouchers The Marion County Department on Aging has farmers market vouchers available for senior citizens. Individuals eligible to receive the vouchers must be age 60 or older, live in Marion County and meet the following gross monthly income guidelines: $1,815 for a household of one; $2,456 for a household of two; $3,098 for a household of […]

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