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Veterinary E-News Magazine
A different perspective on the wide world of Fear FreeBy: Veterinary Practice News
A potential for saving lives and driving pets back into veterinary practices
Walmart’s offerings will soon include veterinary careBy: dvm360.com staff
PetIQ announces plan to open 20 clinics in Walmart locations by the end of May.
Platypus milk: The key to preventing deadly infections?By: Tim Newman Although platypuses are deeply unusual animals, as researchers dig deeper into their biochemistry, it seems that they might hold the key to the growing problem of antibiotic resistance.
Forensic files: Veterinary edition
By: Clay Jackson
Professionals are adapting human investigative techniques to better the lives of abused animals
IDEXX research links tick-borne disease exposure, kidney problems in veterinary patientsBy: dvm360.com staff Positive results for B. borgdorferi or E. canis antibodies associated with a higher risk of CKD in dogs later in life.
Dogs with noise sensitivity should be routinely assessed for pain by vets
By: University of Lincoln
Dogs which show fear or anxiety when faced with loud or sudden noises should be routinely assessed for pain by veterinarians, according to new research.
Florida manufacturer develops rapid animal diabetes testingBy: Veterinary Practice News Tallahassee, Fla.-based Baycom Diagnostics has developed A1Care, a cost-effective kit for monitoring and testing for both feline and canine diabetes.
California lawmakers to hear new animal-rehabilitation proposalBy: Lisa Wogan
Two visions of the future of animal physical rehabilitation in California are set to clash on April 10, when a new bill comes before the state Assembly Business and Professions Committee.
How cats could help to treat HIV
By: Honor Whiteman
Cats are much more than just our four-legged companions; new research now explains how our furry friends could also aid the development of new drugs for HIV.
Mesenchymal stem cell therapy: Holding promise for feline inflammatory diseases
Stem cell therapy is acknowledged as having great potential for the treatment of a variety of diseases in both people and animals.
Bony Changes in the Equine Neck
By: Michelle Anderson
Researchers found that many horses not diagnosed with neck pain had bony changes in the cervical spine.
Soaking Changes Nutrient Content of HayBy: Kentucky Equine Research Staff Soaking changes the nutritional profile of forages, most notably in carbohydrate and mineral content.
Omeprazole Withdrawal Times in Competition HorsesBy: Kentucky Equine Research Staff High-performance horses, such as racehorses and eventers, suffer from equine gastric ulcer syndrome (EGUS) at a higher rate than pleasure or sedentary horses.
Spring Turnout Tips for Horses
By: Kristen M. Janicki, MS, PAS
Proper spring turnout management and monitoring body condition are important steps to keeping your horse healthy.
Letters to dvm360: Prices change, but do practice owners stay the same?By: dvm360.com staff Two veterinarians agree with our columnists: Generations of practitioners fight over the value of veterinary care. Where do you come down on this?
The ABCs of veterinary dentistry: ‘N’ is for no
By: Jan Bellows, DVM, DAVDC, DABVP, FAVD
By nature of the alphabet, we must get through all of the noes in veterinary dentistry before we can reach the yeses-but that doesn’t mean you won’t feel positively inspired to better your dental practices after reading.
Transparency is key for the 2018 General Practice Hospital of the YearBy: Ashley Griffin
You can see right through Northpointe Veterinary Hospital, and that’s a good thing. Learn how this hospital&339;s all-glass approach makes the team’s workflow crystal clear.
April 8th is National Zoo Lovers Day
By: Diagnostic Imaging Systems
Zoo Lovers Day is a great excuse to get your family together and go for a trip to see animals strange and exotic. Where else can you witness prowling pumas, delight in hilarious howler monkeys, and commune with a California condor?
Come to our booth for demos and special pricing