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Lee County Animal Services, Florida

Lee County Domestic Animal Services Shelter with special thanks to the Make Me Smile Project hosted a training for their veterinarians and veterinary technicians December 16 and 17, 2021 on dental procedures and use of dental x-ray equipment. This training has been over four years in the making and is thanks to the Make Me Smile program from the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry (https://veterinarydentistry.org/about).

Thank You Dr. Michael Overend

Dr. Michael Overend steps down as Outreach Committee member having served for several years, authoring and stewarding many Initiatives

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Identification of Targetable Activating Mutations in Canine Acanthomatous Ameloblastoma. Principal Investigator: Santiago Peralta, DVM, DAVDC

The Foundation is pleased to announce a new publication by Dr. Peralta et al regarding the genetic mutations of canine acanthomatous ameloblastoma in dogs.  Funding of grants from the Foundation provide opportunities for new discoveries in veterinary dentistry and information that may have future benefits for pets and people.

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Auburn University Awarded FVD Grant

Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry Awards Auburn University $15,000 Grant

RCDEC at Tuskegee - Year 2

Regional Collaborative Dental Education Center (RCDEC) at Tuskegee
Annual Report: Year 2 (April 2020- May 2021)

Student Chapters Update

Updates from Student Chapters of the Foundation:


From Colorado State University:
Summary of club activities for last year:

Foundation Podcast-Dr. Richard Meadows

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Listen to the latest Journal of Veterinary Dentistry podcast.

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Foundation Grant Awards

The Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry Board and Grants Committee would like to extend its appreciation to all of the talented researchers that submitted proposals for the 2021 Grants cycle. Despite the many challenges of the past year, the Grants Committee saw a significant uptick in the number of research proposals received, and the Committee reviewed a record-setting number of proposals. The Foundation is pleased to have seen such strong growth in the awareness of its global mission to advance the science of veterinary dentistry and oral surgery.

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Dental Scholarships Awarded

Dr. Dick and Jeannie Reierson
Award Veterinary Dental Scholarships

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Service Dogs are all Smiles!

Non-profit Canine Companions for Independence Receives Equipment Donation from Dentalaire and Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry, Make Me Smile Committee

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Dr. Phil Lin, Canine Companions Veterinarian, Daniel Strange, Dentalaire Equipment Technician,