Veterinary Medicine

VOYCE™ Wearable Health and Wellness Band for Dogs Officially Available for Order at MyDogsVoyce.com

Groundbreaking Technology Allows Pet Parents, Veterinarians and Other Caregivers to Gain Deeper Insights and Take Preventive Health Measures to Help …

Pets

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<b>Dear readers:</b><p>In the dark shadow of America’s human health-care mess, the topic of pet health insurance may seem absurd. But as I have emphasized in earlier writings, cat and dog owners should discuss the subject with their veterinarians — especially if they have a purebred or “designer’’ puppy or …

Pets

Emaciated dog recovering with NSW vet

The RSPCA has called for help from the public to identify a severely emaciated dog that was dumped at a pound in the NSW Hunter region.<p>The young …

RSPCA

Top Paying Animal Careers with Salaries Over $50k

There are a number of animal career options that offer a salary in the range of $50,000 or more per year.<p>Veterinary Pharmaceutical Sales …

Employment

Is your dog suffering from allergies?

Just like humans, dogs can have allergies. The symptoms are pretty much like they are in humans: sneezing and itching.<p>My dog has a fairly bad allergy …

Allergies

Does a Senior Horse Have Special Vaccination Needs?

Dr. Kevin Hankins explains why senior horses are in a category of their own for vaccinations and care.

Medicine

Oxford scientists just solved the mystery of how mosquitos fly using super high-speed cameras

Scientists have solved the mystery of mosquito flight using super high-speed cameras and computer analysis to understand the unique mechanisms the insect uses to stay airborne.<p>Despite solving the bumble bee paradox some time ago, which stated the bumble bee should not be able to fly under normal …

Aerospace

Your Puppy: What to Expect at 4 to 6 Months

Thinkstock<p>Your furry friend is growing up. In human years she would be between 6 and 10 years old, depending on her breed. And like her human …

Dogs

Your Puppy: What to Expect at 0 to 7 Weeks

Thinkstock<p>Congratulations on the decision to get a new puppy! This is a very exciting time. A puppy will bring you lots of joy.<p>The first seven weeks …

Dogs

Two dogs die in D.C. from heat-related incidents

<b>Correction:</b> An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that two dogs died inside hot cars. They died due to heat-related incidents. The story has been corrected.<p>Two dogs died in the District over the past week after heat-related incidents and another dog and cat were rescued from hot cars …

Pets

How do you apologize to a cat?

<b>How do you apologize to a cat?</b><br>Our tom cat the black and white one, not the black one. He is a little rowdy and fights a lot. For the past month he …

Cute Animals

Sudbury veterinarian tells you how to handle wildlife nesting in your shed or attic

Leave them alone if possible or make them uncomfortable with loud radio or light, wildlife rehab centre says<p>A veterinarian from Greater Sudbury, Ont. …

Wildlife

Unlocking the genetic secrets of your dog

Genetic panel testing for breeds and hereditary disorders promises insights for dog owners, breeders, and veterinarians<p>By Katie Burns<p>Posted March 1, …

Genetic Testing

Aberdeen grad hopes to tackle global health after a year in London

An ecology graduate from the University of Delaware and former Peace Corps volunteer has beaten hundreds of competitors from around the world to a …

Ebola

Administering Injectable Medication To Your Dog

Some medications can only be administered by injection, and while putting a needle in your dog’s skin can be a bit intimidating, here’s a how-to …

Addiction

Dog Opens Doors, Runs Away From Vet Hospital

A pretty smart Virginia dog is back home with his owner after escaping from an animal hospital. "<b>General</b>" opened multiple doors and eventually …

Dogs

Prevalence of thoracic vertebral malformations in French bulldogs, Pugs and English bulldogs with and without associated neurological deficits.

2017 Mar;221:25-29. doi: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2017.01.018. Epub 2017 Jan 31.<p>1Department of Veterinary Clinical Science and Services, Royal Veterinary …

Dogs

Why Do Dogs Smell Like Corn Chips? 10 Fascinating Facts About Pets

April 11 is National Pet Day! So, in honor of the furry, scaly, and sometimes slimy companions who live under our roofs, we thought it's only fitting …

Cats

5 Tips for Staying Safe and Sane While Traveling With Your Pet

Our pets aren’t just <i>pets</i>, they’re our friends and family members, too. So sometimes, a family vacation isn't complete without them. Whether you're …

Business Travel

Cat Rescues Buddy from Veterinarian

A lady in Turkey took her two cats to the veterinarian. They've been there before, you can tell, and it isn't a pleasant memory. While one cat gets …

Cute Animals

Tortured puppy found wandering though forest with eyes missing

<b>WARNING: Contains graphic images.</b><p><b>A dog that was tortured so badly he was left without eyes has been found wandering though woods in …

Medicine

Tufts University Cummings School outreach program challenges kids to build STEM skills

Sunday, April 9th, 2017 | Posted by Community Advocate Staff<p>By Christine Galeone, Contributing Writer<p>Cummings School Associate Chair for Research Dr. …

Education

6 reasons you should follow your vet on social media

Have you seen your vet lately? If you’re only checking in at every annual exam, you could be missing a lot—and not just about your pet’s …

Social Media Marketing

Veterinary professionals need to change how they connect with their clients

When advising on animal health and welfare, veterinarians often struggle to engage with the motivational needs of their clients. New research has …

Biology

Fifth case of dog killer Alabama Rot in Wales - what to look for

Dog owners have been urged to stay vigilant after a fourth case of fatal disease Alabama Rot was confirmed in Wales.<p>The disease affects all types of …

Dogs

Fighting Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Food Animals | NC State Veterinary Medicine

Treating large farm animals on and off campus takes up most of Derek Foster’s week. But the assistant professor of ruminant health management at the …

Medicine

The secrets of mosquito flight have finally been revealed

Richard Bomfrey, a biomechanic from the Royal Veterinary College, has recorded the flight of the mosquito in minute detail - revealing some striking …

Viruses

What to do if a buck moth caterpillar stings your dog: Vets give advice

Stinging caterpillar season is upon us. Veterinarian Audrey Hess said she sees ten or twelve of the treacherous little creatures each morning on the …

Dogs

Identification Tags Microchips

The following are common types of identification that can mean the difference between life and death for your best friend. Remember, with each of …

Dogs

Mourners gather to remember Montrose veterinarian who killed herself earlier this week

As the sun set outside Montrose Veterinary Clinic, dozens of handwritten notes were posted on a wall near the entrance to the clinic owned by popular …

Medicine