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IndyVet animal blood bank in critical need of donors in wake of shortage

By at August 21, 2014 | 12:27 pm | 0 Comment

IndyVet Emergency & Specialty Hospital needs at least 50 cats and dogs throughout Central Indiana to enroll in its blood donor program in order to fulfill incoming orders for emergency blood transfusions. IndyVet, located on Indy’s southeast side, supplies blood to around 300 veterinary hospitals locally and across the country for animals suffering from trauma,

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Central Indiana animal blood bank faces critical shortage, in need of donors

By at December 10, 2013 | 5:30 pm | 0 Comment

In the midst of the giving season, IndyVet Emergency & Specialty Hospital is urging pet owners, and even animal shelters to enroll four-legged friends in its Canine & Feline Blood Donor Program. Since 2012, the number of donors has diminished significantly due to factors like high-turnover rate. Animals over eight years old have to retire since it can be taxing

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