One Downside of Legalized Pot: Poisoned Pets
As more states legalize marijuana, the drug poses an increased poisoning risk to pets, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) warns. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A retrospective study of dog bite occurrence and anti-rabies vaccination of dogs in a state veterinary hospital in Ogoja, Cross River State, Nigeria - Isek TI, Umoh J, Dzikwi AA.
Rabies is one of the world's major zoonoses. Controlling rabies continues to pose a major public health challenge. The issues surrounding dog bites and the vaccination of dogs against rabies are important to consider in implementing programmes to control t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Why some Harvard medical students are starting veterinary rotations
During medical school, students learn everything about the human body – but in Boston, a select group of Harvard medical students are learning about animals, too. It’s part of a collaborative program between Harvard Medical School and the Franklin Park Zoo called One Health, and it allows medical students to do a veterinary rotation during their final year of scho ol. Dana Jacobson reports. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 3 creepy crawlies that may revolutionize health
Are you scared or fascinated by crawling, flying, scurrying critters? This Spotlight feature explains how creepy crawlies may forward clinical research. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Farmer-led research tackling antimicrobial resistance wins Antibiotic Guardian Awards
A project to tackle antimicrobial resistance (AMR) on English dairy farms has won a prestigious award at this year ’ s Antibiotic Guardian Awards held in Birmingham last week [Thursday 27 June]. The Bristol Veterinary School PhD project, Farmer Action Groups, was a winner in the Research category. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 4, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

Dr Chris Sherwin (1962-2017) honoured posthumously by RSPCA
Dr Chris Sherwin, who passed away in 2017, has been honoured with a posthumous Special Recognition Award at the 2019 RSPCA Honours and Awards. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - July 2, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Grants and Awards; Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School Source Type: news

$3.1 million NIH grant given to create universal flu vaccine
(Virginia Tech) In the race to create a universal flu vaccine not dependent on predicting strains of flu, the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine's Department of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Maryland College of Agriculture and Natural Resources has been awarded a $3.1 million grant. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Fundamentals of Military Medicine: 2019
Source: U.S. Army Borden Institute. Published: 7/2019. This book is a first-of-its-kind textbook that compiles and codifies the knowledge required of military health professionals to support their unit commanders, protect the health of the force, and deliver high-quality medical care to those who go into harm ’s way. While anyone with an interest in military medicine can learn from this textbook, it is intended for the new medical officer from any service in any medical, surgical, dental, nursing, administrative, veterinary, or other discipline. Chapter topics include Environmental Extremes: Heat and C old; Mass Cas...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - July 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

How human genetic data is helping dogs fight cancer
(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) Colorado study sequences 33 canine cancer cell lines to identify 'human' genetic changes could be driving these canine cancers, possibly helping veterinary oncologists use more human medicines to cure cancer in dogs. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Ares Management to sell National Veterinary Associates
Investment management firm Ares Management Corp. has agreed to sell National Veterinary Associates, one of the world ’s largest veterinary and pet care services organizations, to JAB Investors, which has investments ranging from Panera Bread to Coty beauty products. Los Angeles-based Ares Management (NYSE: ARES) didn’t disclose financial terms of the deal but said a fund managed by its private equity group an d minority partner OMERS Private Equity, one of Canada’s largest defined benefit pension… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 21, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: I-Chun Chen Source Type: news

Ares Management to sell National Veterinary Associates
Investment management firm Ares Management Corp. has agreed to sell National Veterinary Associates, one of the world ’s largest veterinary and pet care services organizations, to JAB Investors, which has investments ranging from Panera Bread to Coty beauty products. Los Angeles-based Ares Management (NYSE: ARES) didn’t disclose financial terms of the deal but said a fund managed by its private equity group an d minority partner OMERS Private Equity, one of Canada’s largest defined benefit pension… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 21, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: I-Chun Chen Source Type: news

Asian Nations Scramble to Contain Pig Disease Outbreaks
By HAU DINH and SAM McNEIL HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of highly contagious African swine fever, with Vietnam culling 2.6 million pigs and China reporting more than a million dead in an unprecedentedly huge epidemic some fear is out of control.Smaller outbreaks have been reported in Hong Kong, Taiwan, North Korea, Cambodia and Mongolia after cases were first reported in China's northeast in August. The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization released a weekly update on the scale of infections on Thursday which reported a new outbreak in Laos.With pork supplies dwindling as ...
Source: JEMS Patient Care - June 20, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International News Patient Care Source Type: news

Asian Nations Scramble to Contain Pig Disease Outbreaks
By HAU DINH and SAM McNEIL HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Asian nations are scrambling to contain the spread of highly contagious African swine fever, with Vietnam culling 2.6 million pigs and China reporting more than a million dead in an unprecedentedly huge epidemic some fear is out of control.Smaller outbreaks have been reported in Hong Kong, Taiwan, North Korea, Cambodia and Mongolia after cases were first reported in China's northeast in August. The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization released a weekly update on the scale of infections on Thursday which reported a new outbreak in Laos.With pork supplies dwindling as ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 20, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International News Patient Care Source Type: news

Assessing disaster preparedness and educational needs of private veterinary practitioners in Mississippi - Huston CL, Ebers KL.
The veterinary medical education system faces increasing challenges in educating students in the most current technologies while responding to changing community needs and expectations. Communities expect veterinarians to be involved in disaster management... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Pet Paradise readies veterinary hospital for surgical, health-wellness
Jacksonville-based Pet Paradise is opening its first full-service veterinary hospital July 1st on University Boulevard. The veterinary hospital will be adjacent to Pet Paradise University Boulevard resort and will provide comprehensive medical procedures. “Enhancing the quality of life for pets and our customers is our top priority at Pet Paradise,” said Pet Paradise President and CEO Fernando Acosta-Rua. “Opening our first veterinary hospital allows us to provide our customers with a new… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - June 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jacksonville Business Journal Source Type: news

Managing the risk of aggressive dog behaviour
Aggressive behaviour in pet dogs is a serious problem for dog owners across the world, with bite injuries representing a serious risk to both people and other dogs. New research by the University of Bristol has explored the factors that in fl uence how owners manage aggressive behaviour in their dogs. The study found that clinical animal behaviourists should focus on helping dog owners to feel confident in the effectiveness of the behaviour modification techniques that they recommend and, in their ability, to actually use them successfully. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - June 17, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

State-of-the-art vet center opens new location (Photos)
A new state-of-the-art veterinary center is now open for business. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - June 17, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Cecilia Salomone Source Type: news

Winners of BVDzero Scholarship Programme
Boehringer Ingelheim announces winners of BVDzero Scholarship ProgrammeThe aim of this initiative is to increase bovine viral diarrhoea (BVD) awareness among veterinary studentsThis programme has been implemented in collaboration with the World Association for Buiatrics, as an incentive to participate in the World Buiatrics Congress 2020 in Madrid (Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News)
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News - June 14, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news

Submission of Documentation in Applications for Parametric Release of Human and Veterinary Drug Products Terminally Sterilized by Moist Heat Processes
Pharmaceutical Quality/Microbiology (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - June 5, 2019 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Bad teeth revealed as biggest problem for pet greyhounds
Dental disease is the most common health issue facing pet greyhounds, according to the largest ever study of greyhounds treated in first opinion veterinary clinics. The research, led by the Royal Veterinary College's (RVC) VetCompassTM programme in collaboration with the University of Bristol Vet School, reveals that 39 per cent of greyhounds suffer from dental problems, which is a far higher percentage than for any other dog breed. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - June 3, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

South Africa: Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries On Anthrax Outbreaks in Lesotho
[Govt of SA] The Veterinary Authority of Lesotho has reported three anthrax outbreaks to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). The first outbreak started on 12 May 2019 and a total of 24 cattle were reported to have died of anthrax. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 30, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The healing power of fish skin for a dog named Stella
(Michigan State University) Michigan State University veterinarians used a creative approach to treat the burns of Stella, a 1-year-old Rottweiler puppy, who escaped a house fire. Smoke inhalation prohibited Stella from being sedated for skin grafts, so the team from the MSU Veterinary Medical Center used cod fish skins to help heal Stella's burns. This successful treatment could help other animals. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New exchange platform with Harbin Research Institute
Boehringer Ingelheim and Harbin Veterinary Research Institute set up ‘industry-academia-research’ exchange platformIt is the first comprehensive ‘industry-academia-research’ exchange platform jointly set up by an agricultural research institute and a multinational animal health company in ChinaPartners join forces to foster the integration of the industry, academia and research (Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News)
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News - May 22, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news

Preventing Antibiotic Resistance: Look to the Livestock Industry
Among the major drivers of the Antimicrobial Resistance crisis is the misuse and overuse of antibiotics in livestock and feed. Credit: Germán Miranda/IPS. By Tharanga YakupitiyageUNITED NATIONS, May 21 2019 (IPS) Antimicrobial resistance is quickly becoming a global crisis and risks reversing a century of progress in health. Some organisations have already geared up and are tackling the issue from its roots. In a new report, the United Nations Interagency Coordination Group (IACG) on Antimicrobial Resistance estimates that antibiotic resistance could cause 10 million deaths each year by 2050. Already, drug-resistan...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Tharanga Yakupitiyage Tags: Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse North America Regional Categories Sustainability TerraViva United Nations Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) WHO Source Type: news

TGen-Ethos underscore need for setting high standards in veterinary cancer diagnostics
(The Translational Genomics Research Institute) Ethos Veterinary Health, Ethos Discovery, and the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), an affiliate of City of Hope, announced today that they have developed a highly accurate test for the diagnosis of canine lymphoma. In a study published in the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, Ethos and TGen found that their test, called ePARR, was more than 90 percent accurate among a range of lymphoma sample types. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - May 21, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Study using activity monitors to track cats' activity levels
Does your cat live indoors? Researchers from the University of Bristol Vet School want to hear from indoor cat owners for a new study looking at cats' mobility levels using cat activity monitors. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - May 20, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

Veterinary oncology experts meet in Germany
Veterinary oncology experts from Europe, Japan and the US meet in GermanyVeterinary oncology experts meet prior to the European Society of Veterinary Oncology Congress in Hofheim, GermanyThe collaboration between Boehringer Ingelheim and the Veterinary Oncology Advisory Board focuses on developing unparalleled therapeutic solutions for the veterinary community and establishing new standards of care (Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News)
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News - May 20, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news

Canada not doing enough to prevent disease from imported dogs
The Canadian Veterinary Medical Association says the federal government needs to update its rules for testing imported animals for communicable diseases, including brucellosis. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - May 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Health Source Type: news

Animal & Veterinary
Consumer articles from FDA about animal health and veterinary medicine. (Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates)
Source: FDA Consumer Health Information Updates - May 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Exploring spider venom's dual attack
A study of spider venom looks deeper into its molecular makeup than ever before. The findings may lead to treatments for neurological conditions. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 11, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Veterinary Source Type: news

Pneumonic Plague in a Dog and Potential Human Exposure Pneumonic Plague in a Dog and Potential Human Exposure
A case of pneumonic plague in a dog resulted in potential exposure of humans and other animals in a veterinary hospital.Emerging Infectious Diseases (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases Journal Article Source Type: news

Uganda: Minister, Official Clash Over Vaccination Fees
[Monitor] Rakai -State minister for Animal Husbandry Joy Kabatsi has clashed with Rakai District veterinary officer Erias Kizito Nsubuga over the livestock vaccination fees. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 10, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Products seized from Calgary health store include banned drugs, veterinary medicine
Health Canada says it's tested two unauthorized products seized from a Chinese herbal shop in Calgary and found they contain prescription drugs that cannot be sold in Canada, that were unlisted on the product labels.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - May 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Calgary Source Type: news

Attention, pet owners: Walmart will see your furry friend now
Retailer launching online pet pharmacy and in-store veterinary clinics as it looks to tap into a lucrative market (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heska Corporation Names Chief Financial Officer to Enhance Executive Team
LOVELAND, Colo., May 6, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA ; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, today announced the promotion o... Biopharmaceuticals, Diagnostics, Veterinary, Personnel Heska, Core Companion Animal Health (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - May 6, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Creative Reactions: where science meets art
Around 100 scientists and artists will be exploring the relationships between science and art using sculptures, wood carvings, canvas, and digital art, as part of this year ’ s Creative Reactions Bristol. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - May 2, 2019 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, Public engagement, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Centre for Applied Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, Source Type: news

Critically Important Antimicrobials for Human Medicine: 6th Revision 2018
Source: World Health Organization (WHO). Published: 5/2019. This 52-page document is intended for public health and animal health authorities, practicing physicians and veterinarians, and other interested stakeholders involved in managing antimicrobial resistance to ensure that all antimicrobials, especially critically important antimicrobials, are used prudently in both human and veterinary medicine. The list of critically important antimicrobials should be used as a reference to help formulate and prioritize risk assessment and risk management strategies for containing antimicrobial resistance. (PDF) (Source: Disaster ...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Zoetis Becomes First Human-Animal Bond Certified Company
Human-Animal Bond Research Institute and North American Veterinary Community jointly founded the certification last year.(PRWeb May 01, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/zoetis_becomes_first_human_animal_bond_certified_company/prweb16283550.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - May 1, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Liberia: FAO, MoA Discuss Isavet Research Reporting
[Observer] Authorities at the Ministry of Agriculture (MoA), stakeholders and partners have for the first time participated in a day-long interactive discussion on frontline In-service Applied Veterinary Epidemiology Training (ISAVET) field research reporting workshop to address endemic emerging infectious and transboundary animal diseases. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 29, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Chapter 6 - Veterinary Medicine
CPG Chapter 6 - Veterinary Medicine (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - April 27, 2019 Category: Medical Law Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Aratana Therapeutics to be Acquired by Elanco Animal Health
Elanco announces formation of commercial team dedicated to veterinary specialty business LEAWOOD, Kan., April 26, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Aratana Therapeutics (NASDAQ: PETX), a pet therapeutics company focused on developing an... Biopharmaceuticals, Veterinary, Mergers & Acquisitions Aratana Therapeutics, Elanco Animal Health (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 26, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fast-growing Birmingham company expands footprint to two more states
Southern Veterinary Partners has acquired clinics in Kentucky and Maryland, bringing its reach to 12 states. The fast-growing Birmingham company, which in 2018 was named to the Inc. 5000 list, acquired Glade Valley Animal Hospital in Frederick, Maryland, and Lyndon Animal Clinic in Louisville, Kentucky.  With these additions, SVP now owns 79 animal hospitals from Texas to Maryland. “Our rapid growth from starting in one state in 2014 to in 12 states in less than five years is more than I could… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 26, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Stephanie Rebman Source Type: news

Maker of dog DNA test chases new goal: Trials of drugs for humans
With new funding from F-Prime Capital and 23andme, Embark Veterinary Inc. hopes to expand outside of the direct-to-consumer DNA testing market into work with drug developers. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 25, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Allison DeAngelis Source Type: news

Vetoquinol USA Launches Flexprofen(TM)
Generic carprofen chewable tablet developed to treat osteoarthritis symptoms in dogs FORT WORTH, Texas, April 23, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Vetoquinol USA, a world-class developer of veterinarian-approved formulas for animal hea... Biopharmaceuticals, Veterinary, Generics, Product Launch Vetoquinol, Flexprofen, NSAID, carprofen (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Breaking the Silence: Banfield responds to high suicide rate among vets
Veterinarians, it ’s safe to say, go into their profession for the love of animals. But with that compassion comes occupational hazards. They see dogs, cats and other beloved pets when they are sick, injured and in pain. While vets can often heal animals, or at least alleviate their suffering, delivering bad news to pet owners goes with the territory. Compassion fatigue is a real problem in veterinary medicine, the feeling they have nothing more to give. Cyber bullying from disgruntled pet owners… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - April 10, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Breaking the Silence: Banfield responds to high suicide rate among vets
Veterinarians, it ’s safe to say, go into their profession for the love of animals. But with that compassion comes occupational hazards. They see dogs, cats and other beloved pets when they are sick, injured and in pain. While vets can often heal animals, or at least alleviate their suffering, delivering bad news to pet owners goes with the territory. Compassion fatigue is a real problem in veterinary medicine, the feeling they have nothing more to give. Cyber bullying from disgruntled pet owners… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - April 10, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Arti-cell Forte stem cell-based veterinary product
Boehringer Ingelheim launches the first-ever registered stem cell-based veterinary medicineEuropean Commission has granted marketing authorisation for the first stem cell-based product in animal healthArti-Cell ® Forte is a unique ready-to-use solution for the treatment of equine lamenessThe partnership of Boehringer Ingelheim and GST proves its commitment to bring highly innovative therapeutics for horses to customers (Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News)
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News - April 7, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news

Omega-3 fatty acid supplements, hypothyroidism could lower risk of T-zone lymphoma in dogs
(Morris Animal Foundation) Dogs that receive omega-3 fatty acid supplements or have hypothyroidism may be less likely to develop T-zone lymphoma (TZL). Those are two findings from Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers at Colorado State University, who studied associations of environment and health history of the disease among golden retrievers. They published their results in the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Launch of BVDzero scholarship for veterinary students
Boehringer Ingelheim launches BVDzero scholarship for veterinary students globallyBoehringer Ingelheim grants a total BVDzero scholarship of 10,000 euro to top 10 students worldwideThe company  aims to increase bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) awareness among veterinary studentsThis initiative is implemented in collaboration with the World Association for Buiatrics, as an incentive to participate in the World Buiatrics Congress 2020 in Madrid    (Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News)
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim Corporate News - March 29, 2019 Category: Research Source Type: news

Growing Birmingham company acquires three clinics
Southern Veterinary Partners continues to add clinics across the Southeast to its footprint. This month, the Birmingham-based veterinarian owned and operated regional network of animal hospitals acquired three animal hospitals, marking its 74th, 75th and 76th locations. It acquired Suburban Animal Hospital in Gainesville, Florida; North Texas Emergency Pet Clinic in Carrollton, Texas; an d Flower Mound Emergency Pet Clinic in Flower Mound, Texas. The company now has 16 veterinary hospitals in Florida… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - March 27, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Stephanie Rebman Source Type: news