Can Dogs Identify COVID-19 via Scent Detection? Penn Vet Aims to Find Out.
A new training program aims to determine if dogs can identify COVID-19 infected humans via scent detection.
A new University of Pennsylvania training program aims to determine if dogs can identify COVID-19 infected humans via scent detection.
Merck Animal Health Offers up to $1,000 per Sick Pet That Missed Vaccinations
The COVID-19 Nobivac Relief Plan is designed to support veterinary practices in the wake of a pandemic that forced many pet owners to push back preventative care.
The COVID-19 crisis has changed consumer behavior in many ways, but one particularly troubling trend for veterinary professionals is a decline in pet vaccinations and preventative care. Merck Animal Health designed its COVID-19 Nobivac Relief Plan as a safety net of sorts for its partner practices and pet owners. The program will cover the cost …
Participants Needed for Study on Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) in Dogs
Hill's Pet Nutrition and Embark have partnered on a study that looks to test 1,000+ in an effort to learn more about treating and preventing DCM in dogs.
Hill’s Pet Nutrition and Embark have partnered on a study on treating and preventing dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs.
Q&A: Dr. Jennifer Ogeer Discusses Antech’s SARS-CoV-2 Surveillance Program
Antech Diagnostics discovered the first two pets in the US to test positive for SARS-CoV-2 as part of its surveillance program. We spoke with Dr. Jennifer Ogeer about the testing program.
The first two pets to test positive for the coronavirus in the US were discovered by Antech Diagnostics’ surveillance program. We discuss with an expert from Antech.
VetWatch Offers Veterinary Business Insight During Coronavirus Pandemic
The new data platform allows users to target specific regions and analyze purchasing, revenue, and operational trends from thousands of practices.
VetWatch provides veterinary professional comprehensive business data on trends during the coronavirus pandemic.
TCVM for Treating Autoimmune Skin Diseases
While traditional Chinese veterinary medicine has shown promising anecdotal evidence in alleviating inflammatory skin diseases, more clinical trials are needed to recommend it past an adjunct therapy.
With proper training, traditional Chinese veterinary medicine modalities (specifically acupuncture and Chinese herbal therapy) can be easily implemented in clinical settings to empower Western practice for better patient-centered care.
Definitive Treatment of Limb Fractures With Splints or Casts
Coaptation is an essential tool veterinarians must have for limb fracture treatment, and the keys to successful use include case selection, fracture reduction and cast application, and post-application care and monitoring.
Veterinarians must preserve their knowledge and skills in the “art” of utilizing splints and casts for limb fracture treatment. Learn the keys to successful use of coaptation as a definitive fracture treatment.
Lyme Disease in Dogs: Signs and Prevention
Effective measures for preventing Lyme disease in dogs include proper use of tick control products and risk-based use of Lyme vaccines.
Lyme disease in dogs is a significant medical concern. Effective measures for preventing Lyme disease in dogs include proper use of tick control products and risk-based use of Lyme vaccines.
How to Set Fees For Veterinary Virtual Care
Incorporating telehealth tools into veterinary practices seems like a no-brainer in this current environment, but for clinics and hospitals that didn't employ them before COVID-19 — or didn't charge for those types of services — pricing them raises a lot of questions.
Incorporating telehealth tools into veterinary practices seems like a no-brainer in this current environment, but for clinics and hospitals that didn’t employ them before COVID-19 — or didn’t charge for those types of services — pricing them raises a lot of questions.