University of Saskatchewan

Western College of Veterinary Medicine

Chicoine, Al

Assistant Professor
Veterinary Biomedical Sciences
Office Location: WCVM 2325
Phone: 306-966-7079
Fax: 306-966-7376

Academic Credentials


Teaching and Clinical Areas

Dr. Chicoine teaches VBMS 324 (Animal Physiology I) and VBMS 325 (Animal Physiology II). He also assists with the College's physiology labs and pharmacology labs. 


Research Interests

Drug residues in food animals, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.



Chicoine AL, Boison JO, Parker S, Clark C, Dowling PM. 2009. "Plasma pharmacokinetics and milk and meat residues after intraperitoneal administration of procaine penicillin G in lactating dairy cows." Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 32(3): 289-295.

Chicoine AL, Cox WR, Huang L, Wang G, Dowling PM. 2009. "Bioavailability and pharmacokinetics of a novel cephalexin oral paste formulation in fed and fasted dogs." Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 32(4): 400-402.

Chicoine AL, Dowling PM, Boison JO, Parker S. 2008. "A survey of intraperitoneal antimicrobial use by bovine veterinarians in Western Canada." Canadian Veterinary Journal. 49(11): 1105-1109.

Chicoine AL, Durden DA, MacNaughton G, Dowling PM. 2007. "Ivermectin use and resulting milk residues on four Canadian dairy herds." Canadian Veterinary Journal. 48(8): 836-838.

Chicoine AL, Cox WR, Weich EI, et al. 2007. "Pharmacokinetics of a novel amoxicillin paste formulation in cats." Journal of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 30(2): 172-174.