A new study offers hope for reducing the incidence of URIs in animals housed together.
The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is pleased to release its newly revised Canine Vaccination Guidelines.
Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) and feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV) affect up to 3% of all cats in the US, and infection rates are significantly higher in cats who are ill or otherwise at high risk—15% and 30% for FeLV and FIV, respectively.
Pet owners are spending more money on their pets than ever—last year they spent $72 billion—and they spend more on pet food than any other category.
It’s not just about extending a dog’s lifespan. It’s about extending their healthspan, too—the period of life spent free from disease. The Dog Aging Project can do both.
Roughly two-thirds of all domestic cats in the US have a virus called feline foamy virus, which could put them at risk for more serious infection.
New research shows that owners of a dog with diabetes were more likely to develop type 2 diabetes during follow-up than owners of a dog without diabetes.
The canine hookworm Ancylostoma caninum is the most common species of hookworm affecting dogs in the US. And they’re only likely to become more common, thanks to the spread of multi-anthelmintic drug resistance in the species.
As Americans await a vaccine rollout in the US, most are wondering when they’ll get their shots. Veterinary healthcare workers are no exception.
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