Former Supervisor at Long Island Drug Manufacturer Pleads Guilty to Theft of Medical Products
FDA OCI, Gregory Settino, guilt plea, theft, stealing, veterinary drugs, horse, Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Shirley NY, American Regent, Adequan, injectible, equine, degenerative joint disease, sale, horse trainers, veterinarians, Belmont Park, shoebox, transportation, drug trafficking, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - December 11, 2020 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Uganda: New Covid-19 Guidelines Delay Reopening of Livestock Markets
[Monitor] Veterinary doctors and district authorities in the central region are stuck on how to enforce the new guidelines aimed at curbing the spread of Covid-19 in livestock markets. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 11, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

GlycoNet start-up receives up to $4 million US investment to advance regenerative medicine
(Canadian Glycomics Network) GlycoNet scientists Drs. Robert Ben and Jason Acker, who are revolutionizing the cryopreservation of cells, tissues and organs for human and veterinary therapies, have secured a $2-million USD equity investment for PanTHERA CryoSolutions (PanTHERA), a Canadian biotechnology start-up that they co-founded. The investment came from US-based investor Casdin Capital and bioproduction tools supplier BioLife Solutions Inc (NASDAQ: BLFS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Former Supervisor at Long Island Drug Manufacturer Pleads Guilty to Theft of Medical Products
FDA OCI, Gregory Setting, guilty plea, theft, veterinary drugs, Suffolk County, Long Island, Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Shirley NY, Adequan, injectable, equine drug, horse, degenerative joint disease, American Regent, Belmont Park, horse trainers, veterinarians, race tracks, drug trafficking, (Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases)
Source: Office of Criminal Investigations (OCI) Press Releases - December 7, 2020 Category: Medical Law Authors: DOJ Source Type: news

Koalas burnt in summer bushfires released back into the wild
Fourteen badly injured koala are nursed back to good health thanks to the efforts of wildlife carers and veterinary staff from Zoos... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cutting UK overseas aid could harm the fight against future pandemics | Matthew Baylis and Fiona Tomley
In our age of emerging pathogens, funding for global research into zoonotic diseases such as Covid-19, Ebola and Sars is vitalCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThis year, we ’ve seen how a previously unknown animal virus can spill over into the human population in one country, pass rapidly between people, and spread across the world in days. With nearly1.5m reported deaths from Covid-19, the virus is a startling indication of how the health of the world ’s human population is inseparable from animals and the environment that we share with them.Treating health in a way that recogn...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 2, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Matthew Baylis and Fiona Tomley Tags: Vaccines and immunisation Coronavirus Infectious diseases Microbiology Science Health World news Society Medical research Ebola Sars Aid UK news Source Type: news

SeQuent Scientific launches veterinary medicine in 19 European countries
The product had recently received approval from European Medicines Agency (EMA) through its Spanish subsidiary Laboratorios Karizoo, S A, the company added. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - December 1, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Veterinary forensics, animal welfare and animal abuse: perceptions and knowledge of Brazilian and Colombian veterinary students - Monsalve S, de Souza PV, Lopes AS, Leite LO, Polo G, Garcia R.
Veterinarians have a fundamental role to play in the detection of animal abuse and domestic violence cases. Therefore, it is essential that veterinary colleges provide appropriate training in animal welfare and veterinary forensics. The aim of this article... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Big cats and small dogs: solving the mystery of canine distemper in wild tigers
(Cornell University) Canine distemper virus (CDV) causes a serious disease in domestic dogs, and also infects other carnivores, including threatened species like the Amur tiger. It is often assumed that domestic dogs are the primary source of CDV, but in a new Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine study found that other local wildlife was the primary source of CDV transmission to tigers instead. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 23, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

FDA Issues Recommendations for Certain High-Risk Groups Regarding Mercury-Containing Dental Amalgam
 For Immediate Release:September 24, 2020Statement From:Director - CDRH Offices: Office of the Center DirectorDr. Jeffrey E. Shuren MD, JDPart of our role in protecting patients is to regularly evaluate, monitor and update scientific evidence on the risks from medical devices —including issues related to the materials used in devices, such as metals. In the case of implanted and inserted medical devices, where materials may be in contact with the body for extended periods of time, we evaluate safety issues involved with, among other things, the body’s long-term expos ure to certain materials, taking into a...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - November 11, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Veterinary workers cull 17 million Danish mink to halt new Covid
The animals were carrying a new strain of the virus, possibly vaccine-resistant, and infected several hundred peopleCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageVeterinary workers have begun the gruesome business of gassing and then burning 17 million mink in Danish farms in a bid to halt further spread of a Covid-19 mutation from the animals to humans.The decision to cull the country ’s mink population was made after several hundred people became infected with a new strain of Covid-19 that had infected the animals. Researchers have warned this strain could be more resistant to vaccines.Continue ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 8, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Robin McKie Tags: Coronavirus Animal welfare Denmark Europe World news Vaccines and immunisation Health Infectious diseases Microbiology Medical research Science Society Animals Source Type: news

Namibia: Fears As Foot-and-Mouth Disease Spreads Inland
[New Era] The foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in the Kavango West has spread further to more villages, veterinary authorities confirmed yesterday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 4, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Texas A & M lion genetics study uncovers major consequences of habitat fragmentation
(Texas A&M University) Over the course of only a century, humanity has made an observable impact on the genetic diversity of the lion population. That's the conclusion of a recently published study by Drs. Caitlin Curry and James Derr from the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine& Biomedical Sciences. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 3, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

'You must acknowledge and address the toxic culture at Edinburgh's vet school' - Anonymous.
Edinburgh university's head of the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, Moira Whyte, must identify the root cause of bullying and harassment at its vet school, says an academic insider. Dear Professor Moira Whyte. It is reasonable to expect any... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Research to use artificial intelligence to identify sick livestock
The welfare of livestock could be improved thanks to a new research project that will use novel artificial intelligence methods combined with behavioural analytics to provide rapid and reliable insights to animal health for farmers across the UK. The research and commercial feasibility program, co-funded by Innovate UK, the UK's innovation agency, will be led by the Quant Foundry (QF) in collaboration with the University of Bristol Vet School and Agri-EPI Centre. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - November 2, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

Namibia: Foot-and-Mouth Disease Breaks Out in Kavango West
[New Era] Rundu -- The veterinary authorities have reported a new outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in cattle at Sivara in the Kapako constituency of Kavango West. The directorate of veterinary services (DVS) under the ministry of agriculture announced the new outbreak yesterday. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 29, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Everything Aquatic - 610530 - 10/06/2020
Unapproved New Animal Drug Products (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - October 27, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Center for Veterinary Medicine Source Type: news

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Unapproved Chloroquine Phosphate Product (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - October 27, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Center for Veterinary Medicine Source Type: news

Are bushmeat hunters aware of zoonotic disease? Yes, but that's not the issue
(University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture) A recent paper published in the journal PLOS ONE, outlines how researchers with the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine and Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries, measured the attitudes, practices and zoonoses awareness among community members associated with the bushmeat trade in northern Uganda. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Lily the barn owl reveals how birds fly in gusty winds
Scientists from the University of Bristol and the Royal Veterinary College have discovered how birds are able to fly in gusty conditions – findings that could inform the development of bio-inspired small-scale aircraft. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - October 20, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Business and Enterprise, International, Public engagement, Publications, Research, Undergraduate, Postgraduate; Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, School of Civil, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, School of Civil, Source Type: news

Supervet Noel Fitzpatrick: ‘I was millimetres away from death’
He treated Meghan Markle ’s dog and Russell Brand’s cat. But now the TV vet is dealing with serious injury and trauma – his own and his beloved terrier’sOn the way to his office Prof Noel Fitzpatrick gives me a quick tour of all the familiar locations from Channel 4 ’s The Supervet, flicking lights on and off as we go: the consulting room, the operating theatre, complete with viewing gallery. I have already visited the main entrance where, on the TV programme, a pair of receptionists ooh and ahh over new, frequently unprepossessing, animal arrivals.Finally we end up in Fitzpatrick ’s den...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 19, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Tim Dowling Tags: Veterinary medicine Animals Medical research Science Source Type: news

Five Penn faculty elected to the National Academy of Medicine
(University of Pennsylvania) Five faculty from the University of Pennsylvania are among the newest members of the National Academy of Medicine. William Beltran of the School of Veterinary Medicine, Matthew McHugh of the School of Nursing, and Ronald DeMatteo, Raina Merchant, and Hongjun Song of the Perelman School of Medicine have been recognized for contributions to the advancement of the medical sciences, health care, and public health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

‘It’s a Game for Them.’ Scientists Around the World Are Teaching Dogs to Sniff Out COVID-19
Steve Lindsay, a public health entomologist at Durham University, is midway through explaining how dogs might play a role in detecting COVID-19 infections when a decidedly less-well trained canine interrupts our conversation. “If you’ll excuse me for a minute, I’ve got a naughty black Labrador out in the back garden doing something it shouldn’t be doing,” Lindsay says. He disappears. I hear barking. He returns accompanied by a chocolate lab. “She’s not as skilled as the detection dogs,” Lindsay says as the pup tries to lick his face. “But it’s really interesting t...
Source: TIME: Health - October 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alejandro de la Garza Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

‘It’s a Game for Them.’ Scientists Around the World Are Teaching Dogs to Sniff Out COVID-19
Steve Lindsay, a public health entomologist at Durham University, is midway through explaining how dogs might play a role in detecting COVID-19 infections when a decidedly less-well trained canine interrupts our conversation. “If you’ll excuse me for a minute, I’ve got a naughty black Labrador out in the back garden doing something it shouldn’t be doing,” Lindsay says. He disappears. I hear barking. He returns accompanied by a chocolate lab. “She’s not as skilled as the detection dogs,” Lindsay says as the pup tries to lick his face. “But it’s really interesting t...
Source: TIME: Science - October 9, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Alejandro de la Garza Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

EOY winner: Jason Trautwein turned a pet project into a corporate force
Editor ’s note: This story is about one of the winners for the 2020 EY Entrepreneur Of The Year awards. To see the rest of the stories, go here. Dr. Jasen Trautwein’s passion for veterinary medicine and desire to help clinics manage their day-to-day operations brought him to found what is now Pathwa y Vet Alliance. After graduating from Texas A&M University, Trautwein opened his own practices and noticed the obstacles that were holding him and staff back. He then began to develop a blueprint … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - October 8, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: ABJ staff Source Type: news

Uganda: Veterinary Officers Decry Shortage of Cattle Vaccines
[Monitor] District veterinary officials in the south western part of the cattle corridor have complained over insufficient vaccines against Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD), saying this may delay the vaccination exercise. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 7, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Veterinary college receives $3.5 million NIH grant to develop Lyme disease vaccine
(Virginia Tech) Renowned tick immunobiologist Utpal Pal wants to adapt the rabies vaccination platform to produce antibodies that can protect against Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacteria responsible for Lyme disease. The intention is to apply this work to other tick-borne diseases in the future. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - October 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

$9.1 million NCI grant renewal will support cancer retrovirus research
(Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center) The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center -- Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC -- James) and The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) have been awarded a five-year, $9.1 million grant Program Project Grant (PPG) renewal from the National Cancer Institute (NCI). (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - October 1, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

TGen launches Vidium Animal Health
(The Translational Genomics Research Institute) After more than a decade of pioneering the study of naturally occurring cancer in pet dogs, TGen announced today the commercial launch of Vidium Animal Health, providing genomic-based precision-medicine to veterinary oncologists and pet parents. To increase a pets' chance of survival, Vidium created SearchLight DNA ™ , a test designed specifically to identify any of the nearly 120 known cancer-associated genetic mutations in dogs. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - September 28, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Modelling of ancient fossil movement reveals step in the evolution of posture in dinosaur and crocodile ancestors
Scientists from the University of Bristol and the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) used three-dimensional computer modelling to investigate the hindlimb of Euparkeria capensis – a small reptile that lived in the Triassic Period 245 million years ago – and inferred that it had a “ mosaic ” of functions in locomotion. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - September 21, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Current students, International, Public engagement, Research; Faculty of Science, Faculty of Science, School of Earth Sciences; Press Release Source Type: news

Scientists reveal details about the first cat infected with SARS-CoV-2 in Spain
(Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona) The IRTA-CReSA coronavirus research team, alongside researchers from IrsiCaixa, the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) and veterinarians from a veterinary hospital near Barcelona publish in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) the results of postoperative analyzes of COVID-19 positive cat necropsy. The study confirms that cats can become infected with SARS-CoV-2 without it affecting their health because they generate an effective immune response against the virus and cannot transmit it to humans. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - September 21, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Tracking the working dogs of 9/11
(University of Pennsylvania) A study of search and rescue dogs led by the School of Veterinary Medicine showed little difference in longevity or cause of death between dogs at the disaster site and dogs in a control group. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Morris Animal Foundation awards nearly $1M in grants for new studies for equine health
(Morris Animal Foundation) Morris Animal Foundation, a leader in advancing animal health, has awarded nearly $1 million in large animal health research grants, supporting 14 projects. The studies will help veterinary scientists improve the well-being of horses through improved prevention and treatment of numerous health challenges, including eye cancer, heart arrhythmias and risks for injury from air transport. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New Equine Ciclesonide Inhalation Spray is FDA-Approved
Includes an ergonomic handle and dosing lever for ease of user handling Offers nostril adaptor that fits inside the nostril of the horse, allowing them to easily inhale the medicated mist into their lungs Ideal for horses with severe equine asthmaThis story is related to the following:Veterinary Medicines (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - September 16, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news

Slower growing chickens experience higher welfare, commercial scale study finds
Slower growing broiler chickens are healthier and have more fun than conventional breeds of birds, new evidence from an independent commercial scale farm trial has shown. The study carried out by researchers from FAI Farms, the University of Bristol and The Norwegian University of Life Sciences, is published today [16 September], in Scientific Reports. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - September 16, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

Stopping the spread of coronavirus in universities
As universities prepare to welcome students back, infectious disease modelling experts at the University of Bristol have conducted a rapid review and developed a new epidemic model which contributed to evidence considered by SAGE to assess the effectiveness of different interventions that could stop the spread of Sars-CoV-2 in a university setting. The findings, published on the preprint server medRxiv, provides the sector with recommendations to help reduce the risk for students, staff and the wider community. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - September 14, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Health, International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Medical School, Faculty of Health Sciences, Population Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

Bristol Vet School announces new equine clinical rotation teaching partnership with CVS Group
A new educational partnership for equine clinical rotation teaching has been announced by the University of Bristol Veterinary School (BVS) and CVS Group. Starting this autumn, final-year undergraduate veterinary students will benefit from a structured clinical rotation placement in a number of commercial equine clinics operated by CVS. The student experience is in addition to other first opinion and charity clinical rotations that are operated by the School through Langford Vets. This new model will allow vet students access to a wide equine caseload in the authentic learning environment of busy clinical practices as part...
Source: University of Bristol news - September 11, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news

Veterinary college team IDs gene that drives ovarian cancer
(Cornell University) scientists at the College of Veterinary Medicine have collaborated on a study that pinpoints which specific genes drive - or delay - high-grade serious ovarian carcinoma. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New drug could stop deadly superbug, save tens of thousands of lives
(Purdue University) A pair of Purdue University researchers from the College of Pharmacy and the College of Veterinary Medicine developed small molecules to combat deadly, drug-resistant enterococcus. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - September 10, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Savvy Holistic Health dba Holistic Healthy Pet - 610273 - 08/25/2020
Unapproved New Animal Drug Products (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 8, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Center for Veterinary Medicine Source Type: news

First Clone of Endangered Przewalski ’s Horse Born in Conservation Effort to Save the Species
The first successfully cloned endangered Przewalski’s horse was born on Aug. 6 in a veterinary facility in Texas, San Diego Zoo Global announced on Friday. The horse was cloned from DNA of a male Przewalski’s horse cryopreserved by the zoo in 1980. Przewalski’s horses are “critically endangered” animals that are found in Mongolia, per Smithsonian’s National Zoo. They’re considered the last species of “truly wild horses” and are “distant cousins” of modern day domestic horses, having likely split from a common ancestor around 500,000 years ago, per the Smiths...
Source: TIME: Science - September 6, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Madeleine Carlisle Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Djibouti: U.S., Djiboutian Veterinarians Partner to Treat Local Livestock
[Africom] Staff Sgt. Dana Cable Djibouti -- Veterinary care and welfare for animals is essential throughout rural villages of Djibouti, where animals are interconnected with residents' livelihoods. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 2, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

How Science is Revolutionizing the World of Dog Training
I was about a month into raising a new border collie puppy, Alsea, when I came to an embarrassing realization: my dog had yet to meet a Black person. This was worrying for a number of reasons, not the least of which is that it forced me to admit I have next to zero Black friends in Portland, Ore. Also, I’d read several books on raising a dog, and they all agree on at least one thing: proper socialization of a puppy, especially during the critical period from eight to 20 weeks, means introducing her to as many people as I possibly could. Not just people, but diverse people: people with beards and sunglasses; people we...
Source: TIME: Science - August 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Winston Ross Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Covid-19's surprising fallout: overwhelmed veterinary clinics
More people are staying home and adopting pets or noticing something wrong with Fido and Fifi. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Covid-19's surprising fallout: overwhelmed veterinary clinics
More people are staying home and adopting pets or noticing something wrong with Fido and Fifi. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 24, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Elizabeth Hayes Source Type: news

Drugs, dogs, and driving: the potential for year-round thermal stress in UK vehicles - Carter AJ, Hall EJ, Connolly SL, Russell ZF, Mitchell K.
BACKGROUND: Dogs are regularly transported or housed in vehicles, with guidelines for housing dogs suggesting that the ambient temperature should be maintained between 15 °C and 24°C. Veterinary drugs are routinely stored and carried in vehicles providing... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Quarantine is driving a surge in pet ownership. Meet the vet who runs the region's pet blood bank.
Welcome to Off the Beat, a weekly Q&A with a local business person doing something a little different. Have an idea or pitch that reflects some unusual business activity? Email mneibauer@bizjournals.com. Dr. Melanie Galanis, a veterinarian, is medical director at the North American Veterinary Blood Bank in Bristow and owner of Artemis Veterinary Emergency& Specialty Services. She has seen big growth in pet ownership of late and a growing demand for blood donations. Can you quantify the need,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michael Neibauer Source Type: news

Clear will and capacity to help emergency care in crisis
(University of Gothenburg) Operators beyond the confines of conventional emergency healthcare are willing and able to assist in a crisis, a University of Gothenburg study shows. Hotels, schools, and veterinary clinics are among those ready for inclusion in a crisis preparedness system, to enable emergency healthcare to be scaled up with the utmost speed. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - August 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Vetsource Home Delivery Expands Catalog to Include Specialty Food,...
Innovative veterinary service company expands online catalog beyond prescription food and medications, further elevating veterinarians as the pet owner’s preferred source for both products and...(PRWeb August 11, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/vetsource_home_delivery_expands_catalog_to_include_specialty_food_treats_pet_supplies_and_more/prweb17296633.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - August 11, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A quarter of puppies are taken from their mothers prematurely
One in four people acquired their puppies before the advised age of eight weeks old, according to new findings from Dogs Trust's pioneering dog welfare study 'Generation Pup'. (Source: University of Bristol news)
Source: University of Bristol news - August 10, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Tags: International, Research; Faculty of Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bristol Veterinary School; Press Release Source Type: news