was presented with the Alpharma AABP Award of Excellence
in service to the profession by the American Association of Bovine Practitioners.
This award, established in 1989, is given annually. It consists of an appropriate ring and a commemorative plaque. Candidates for the award must be nominated from teaching, research, industry, and government areas. The nominees' professional activities must have had a consistent and direct influence on daily activities of veterinarians in bovine practice.