Veterinary Medicine

Thursday’s Mashup: Congress blasts NFL for owing millions to concussion research

Welcome to Thursday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news</b> …

Virginia Tech

3 growth shares I would buy today

There have been several times over the last year where I wish I had bought shares of a company. I was close to buying, but then the share price shot …

Stocks

Is Your Horse's Manure Normal?

Question!<p>How can I tell if my horse's manure is normal?<p>I know what you guys are going to say, I can hear it now…<p>“Really? An article on poop?”<br>• “Who …

Medicine

6-Week-Old ‘Paralyzed’ Pup Abandoned at Vet’s to Be Put Down. 10 Minutes Later, Vet Sees Her Moving

...requested that she be euthanized.The post 6-Week-Old ‘Paralyzed’ Pup Abandoned at Vet’s to Be Put Down. 10 Minutes Later, Vet Sees Her Moving …

Dogs

Wallan Veterinary Hospital / Crosshatch

<i>From the architect.</i> Wallan Veterinary Hospital in regional Victoria is an efficient and elegant building that successfully refreshes the traditional …

Architecture

Veterinarian Saves Cat’s Life With Vodka Shot

<i>BALTIMORE (WJZ)</i> — It only took a shot of vodka and a stroke of luck to save an Australian cat.The black cat, which is aptly name named ‘Tipsy,’ was …

Vodka

The sad ballad of Pio the chicken and the long arm of the FDA

.<p>The long arm of the federal government killed Pio the chicken last month.<p>Bear with me. This is a real thing, and it might inflict some pain on urban …

Texas

Why midsized animals are the fastest on Earth

An elephant should run faster than a horse—at least in theory. That’s because big creatures have more of the type of muscle cells used for …

Australian Universities

Farrier Association Creates Veterinary Student Scholarship

The American and International Associations of Professional Farriers (AAPF/IAPF) have announced the creation of the Frank Gravlee Scholarship.<p>With …

Horses

8 Human Foods Safe for Dogs you Didn't Know About

I rarely ever hesitate to sneak her a little peanut butter, but I'm much too scared to spoil her with other human foods.<p><i>What if her little pug belly</i> …

Pets

Helping Horses in Hot Weather

Most horses, even those working hard, can recover quickly from heat stress if they're cooled off properly and given rest, shade, good feed, and …

Horses

Dog Years to Human Years: How Do They Actually Work?

Like many animal-loving children, I grew up believing that I could accurately calculate my dog's age in human years by following this simple rule: …

Pets

Holistic care for your pet

Every pet owner wants to give their furry family members a long, healthy, happy life. Now a new book is exploring alternative therapies available to …

Pets

National Veterinary adds more clinics

National Veterinary Care (NVL) has settled one veterinary clinic located in NSW and entered into binding agreements to acquire four …

Medicine

The future of training racehorses? Equine ‘roller coaster’ divides opinion

A £20million racehorse training system <b>designed by roller coaster engineers</b> and introduced in Lambourn has received mixed views on social media.<p>The</b> …

English Riding

Why these 4 ASX shares are ending the week with strong gains

The <b>S&P/ASX 200</b> (Index: ^AXJO) (ASX: XJO) is on course to finish the week with a solid gain. In afternoon trade the benchmark index is up 0.5% to …

Markets

How Horses Learn

Learning theory describes how we can influence horse behavior and improve training outcomes. Discover how to shape your horse's behavior.

Horses

CBD research is going to the dogs in quest to help pets

Cannabist Special Report: CBD, TBD || "I'll try whatever I can to help her." Veterinarians at Colorado State University and beyond are spearheading …

Cannabis

What You Should Do When Your Dog Rolls In These 3 Disgusting Things—According To Veterinarians

Natural nontoxic fixes for close encounters with dead animals, skunk spray, and poop.<p>There’s a special brand of horror reserved exclusively for the …

Pets

Hooves Helping Joints

Using a foot stand when trimming and shoeing helps support arthritic limbs for better comfort.<p>When offering arthritic horses relief, start from the …

Horses

Opioid Crisis Hitting Dogs Now

Another sign that the opioid crisis is getting worse is that dogs — both pets and police animals ­— have been exposed to these drugs.<p>The opioid …

Addiction

Animal News Articles dogs, cats, behavior, training, wildlife

Dogs, cats, horses, birds, small pets, animal behavior, ethology and wildlife. <b><br>Add the ANN to Your Social Bookmarks!</b><p><b>GET HOSTING YOU CAN USE!</b> <br>Click …

Animals

University of Calgary student Sam Pollock engineering a safer chuckwagon pole

Between the duct tape, the cameras and the horses, it’s a summer job unlike any Sam Pollock has had before.<p>The third-year engineering undergraduate …

Canadian News

Talking Points: Ticks, Pets & Lyme Disease

<b>MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) —</b> Public health officials and veterinarians are warning about an abundance of deer ticks this summer in Minnesota — not only do …

Pets

Decoding Your Dog: Explaining Common Dog Behaviors and How to Prevent or Change Unwanted Ones

• Overview<br>• Editorial Reviews<br>• Product Details<br>• Related Subjects<br>• Read an Excerpt<p>Overview<p>“Although this book has a scientific basis, it was written in a manner …

Pets

A veterinarian explains how to tell if your pet is being overfed

Danny Tufaro, a veterinarian based in New York City, explains how to avoid the common mistake of overfeeding your pet. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>Overfeeding is a very big problem, especially in urban dogs, urban cats that don’t get that much exercise. Most people feel very, very bad if</i> …

Pets

Frogs may have evolved the first kneecaps on Earth

The discovery that frogs have cushy kneecaps pushes back the evolution of this feature, and hints at why they don’t incur as much injury as humans do …

Evolution

Brenda's Not So Unfortunate Record #40

Oh my gosh, we’re at 40! As if the universe knew, it offered up the most Ransom Note-worthy unfortunateness this past weekend.<p>The building works in …

Medicine

Vets On Vaccines - Digital Edition

This Digital Edition requires Flash 9.0.115 or above to activate some rich media components.<p>Please click the following link to download and install: …

Medicine

How Animal Planet's Vet School Star Overcame Her Biggest Fears

Melanie Lang is a super busy aspiring veterinarian working overtime and overnight to achieve her dream of working with animals (and the humans who …

Verizon