Monthly Archives: May 2014

Regulations of the Alfort Veterinary School in 1777 and changes that had taken place in 2004

by Maurice Durand * Docteur vétérinaire Reminder on the history of the creation of the Alfort Veterinary School, followed by details and comments on the regulations of the school as laid down in 1777 by its founder Claude Bourgelat: management … Continue reading

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Dog breeds in the eighteen century as described in French naturalistic literature

by Hélène Nunes * et C. Degueurce ** *Docteur vétérinaire ** Professeur, Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr The French naturalistic literature of the 18th century was particularly involved in describing the domestic animals. The authors studied all … Continue reading

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Life and achievements of Emmanuel Leclainche (1861-1953)

by Laure Alnot* et Guilhem Pistre** * Docteur vétérinaire, Ministère de l’agriculture et de la pêche ** Vétérinaire A general biography of Prof. Emmanuel Leclainche. Overview of his childhood, schooling, teaching activities in the French veterinary schools, scientific investigations ( … Continue reading

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Henri Velu (1887-1973), a pioneer of the Veterinary medicine in Morocco : an introduction

by Claude Milhaud* et Jean-Louis Coll** *Vétérinaire Biologiste Général Inspecteur (2°s.) ** Vétérinaire en Chef (C.R.) General biography of the French Veterinarian Henri Velu, general structure of his activities in Morocco (historical context, outline of his activities in the field … Continue reading

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Veterinary patents in the 19th century in France

par Virginie Arzul, Docteur vétérinaire, Adel. arzulmoriceau@wanadoo.fr Communication présentée le 15 octobre 2005 This study is based on research carried out at the INPI (Institut National de la Propriété Industrielle) in Paris and the analysis of the patents relating to … Continue reading

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Alfort national veterinary school collections : historical review, present status and perspectives

par Christophe Degueurce, Conservateur du Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Content: History of the creation and development of the “Musée Fragonard”, which assembles the collections of the Alfort veterinary school, established in 1765. This museum follows on … Continue reading

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André RICHIR, Anatomy assistant and moulder at the Alfort veterinary school in the 20th Century

par Marion Beaudonnet * et Christophe Degueurce** * Docteur vétérinaire, Adel. mbeaudonnet@hotmail.com ** Conservateur du Musée Fragonard, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire d’Alfort, Adel. cdegueurce@vet-alfort.fr Biography of André Richir (1887-1962), one of the most famous anatomical moulders of the 20th Century, including … Continue reading

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Thomas BATES, Surgeon to His Majesty, and sick cows: successful management of the rinderpest epizootic in 1714 ?

by François Vallat, Docteur Vétérinaire, Docteur en Histoire, Adel. francoisvallat@hotmail.com This article contents a brief review of a rinderpest outbreak that occurred in the vicinity of London in 1714, followed by a report and some comments on the measures recommended … Continue reading

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Inventory of the inheritance of Muguet Gire, a veterinary practitioner in Puy-en-Velay (1794-1850)

by Roger Chouvy,  Docteur Vétérinaire, Adel. chouvyro@wanadoo.fr This article presents the detailed inventory of the inheritance of Muguet Gire, a veterinary practitioner in Puy-en-Velay, France, who died in 1850. The list of his property (working clothes, surgery tools, drugs, veterinary … Continue reading

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Report of Jean-Henry Magne on the advances of veterinary medicine from 1842 to 1867

par Béatrice Lijour* et Jean Blancou** *Professeur, Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Nantes ** Docteur vétérinaire, Ancien Président de l’OIE Presentation, summary and analysis of a report commissioned by the Ministry of Public Instruction to Jean-Henry Magne, Director of the Alfort … Continue reading

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