Category Archives: Veterinary Care

COVE marks milestone: a decade of caring for Suffolk’s pets – The Suffolk News-Herald

When the Center for Veterinary Expertise (COVE) opened in May 2012, the 24/7 emergency and specialist veterinary hospital was the only independent practice of its kind in Suffolk, surrounded by a handful of other clinics offering various models of urgent care. Some were company-owned, while others were independently owned, but didn’t offer the breadth and […]

Florida man sues Howard Baskin and Big Cat Rescue over custody of lioness

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — A Polk County court has become the scene of a lawsuit between a Polk County man and Big Cat Rescue, made famous in recent years by the Netflix show “Tiger King.” Big Cat Rescue is a non-profit organization registered in Citrus Park. Big Cat Rescue and CEO Howard Baskin are facing […]

20 sick cats and 1 dog rescued from Bucks County home

RICHLAND, PA — The Bucks County SPCA rescued 20 sick cats and 1 dog from “extremely unsanitary conditions” at a home in Richland Meadows Mobile Home Park last week, the shelter reported Friday. The owner had recently been evicted and BCSPCA Chief Constable Nikki Thompson was sent home May 6 by Richland Township Constable Jason […]

Heart + Paw Veterinary Care is coming to Lake Hopatcong this summer

Our new Heart + Paw Animal Hospital in Lake Hopatcong, NJ will provide the high quality services your pet needs to live their best life. Our veterinarians and team will offer wellness and preventative care, dentistry, surgery and more all in one convenient location, with an emphasis on delivering low-stress care in a […]

K9 leader among those to be honored at Moses Lake Police ceremony

Brad Zook, Moses Lake Police Constable, Chief of K9 and Veterinarian Jesyka Morrison. The Moses Lake Police Department will host a special awards ceremony on Tuesday to recognize personnel involved in a 2020 police shooting. Among those to be honored will be retired K9 chief and his senior officer Nick Stewart. The Chief will receive […]

Texas Tech School of Veterinary Medicine Announces New Name for its Equine Clinical Skills Lab | KLBK | KAMC

AMARILLO and Lubbock, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — Here is a press release from Texas Tech University: In 1956, visionary Lonnie Allsup and his wife, Barbara, opened a one-of-a-kind store in Clovis, New Mexico. Since then, the Allsup convenience store has been a fixture in cities across West Texas and New Mexico. Lonnie also left an […]

2022 Dog Jog winners announced

Scene from 2021 Dog Jog. Courtesy picture FOSCA News: Los Alamos Dog Jog organizers thank their ever-supportive, pet-loving community for participating in the 2022 Los Alamos Dog Jog. Despite the smoke associated with nearby fires, Saturday April 30 dawned sunny, clear and calm. To celebrate the beautiful morning, about twenty runners and more than 100 […]

Colorado Springs Area Pet Organizations Starting April 30 | Events calendars

EVENTS fur ball — Benefiting the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region, 6-9:30 p.m. May 7, DoubleTree by Hilton, 1775 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd., $200. Registration: hsppr.org/events/fur-ball-2022. NEED HELP? Harley’s Hope Foundation – Provides financial assistance for major veterinary care and behavior modification services, access to a list of Colorado pet care resources, and […]

Sikkim intends to strengthen veterinary hospitals in Pakyong; Expand citizen-centric services

The government of Sikkim plans to strengthen the veterinary hospitals in Pakyong, to ensure that domestic animals receive timely care for a variety of illnesses and diseases. Based on this, the Secretary of Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services (AH&VS) – Dr. P. Senthil Kumar visited Pakyong Veterinary Hospital to assess the status and […]

Pamplin Media Group – DoveLewis becomes rare provider of veterinary neurosurgery

This article is brought to you courtesy of DoveLewis Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Hospital – sponsored content With limited options for neurological veterinary care in the state, DoveLewis hired a team of board-certified specialists to treat animals with seizures, head trauma and spinal injuries. With less than 6 practicing veterinary neurologists in the region, let […]

Animal rescue group seeking foster homes for northern dogs

While many were looking to cross off some necessary items from their shopping lists at the Cookstown Mall on Saturday, some may have left with more than expected. Finding Homes – James Bay Pawsitive Rescue hosted a meet and greet and adoption event at Tanger Outlets. The animal rescue group is working to rehome abandoned […]

For the first time, rough cactus coral cared for by SeaWorld at the Florida Coral Rescue Center (FCRC) funded by Disney Conservation Fund and the Fish & Wildlife Foundation of Florida produces hundreds of offspring signaling a bright future for this endangered species

Rough cactus corals are brooders, meaning the embryos fertilize within the coral colony and are released as free-swimming larvae. A few days after their release from the parent colony, the larvae settle on hard surfaces like the small tiles that FCRC aquarists have placed near them in their nursery ponds, where they will attach and […]

Indian vets team up with local authorities in Renk to treat livestock – South Sudan

UPPER NILE STATE – “Livestock is life for us,” says Anyang Agou Adop, Executive Director of Renk County, Upper Nile State in South Sudan. “Our animals allow us to put food on the table, educate our children and ensure we have enough money to make ends meet,” he added. However, animal herders in Renk, Upper […]

Honors for LSU Vet School, Southern Ag Center, Blue Cross Officials | Economic news

Emilie Rodriguezmanager at Emergent Method, was selected by Consulting magazine as Woman Leader in Technology 2022. The consultancy profession’s flagship publication award honors women leaders for their impact and contributions to clients in technology. Prior to joining Emergent Method in 2016, Rodriguez held a similar role for an international IT consulting firm, overseeing user acceptance […]

Veterinary Joint Replacement Implants Market Size Analysis 2022 by Major Key Players

New Jersey, United States,-The Global Veterinary Joint Replacement Implants Market report 2022-2028 covers revenue, trade volume, size, value and this valuable data. The Veterinary Joint Replacement Implants Market report provides objective and unbiased assessment and evaluation of the opportunities in the Veterinary Joint Replacement Implants market through a systematic market research report that includes numerous […]

These Pet Owners Have Launched an Online Platform to Book Veterinary Services at Home in Tier II Regions

Anirban Chanda comes from a family of veterinary doctors. Therefore, when his pets fell ill or needed any kind of health consultation, seeking veterinary intervention at any time of the day or night was never a problem for him. “Not all pet parents are so lucky when it comes to easy access to vets, especially […]

Training opportunities are available for pharmaceutical care of animals

Interested individuals can obtain certification or continuing education credits, many of which are available from the American College of Veterinary Pharmacists When it comes to animal care, pharmacists may be in a unique position to offer advice to individuals. Some pharmacists have studied veterinary pharmacy beyond compounding and can provide basic advice regarding animal patient […]

Report: Mystic Aquarium failed to properly care for sick beluga whale

MYSTIC, Conn. (WPRI) – Mystic Aquarium was flagged for three “critical violations” of animal welfare law during an inspection last year by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The USDA inspected the aquarium’s beluga whale exhibit last September after 5-year-old Havok died. The whale was one of five captive-born belugas that were transported to […]

Veterinary Electrosurgery Market Opportunities, Key Manufacturers, Industry Growth, Share, Size, Regional Analysis and Global Forecast to 2027

Rising animal population, new product launches, and strategic collaboration are key factors contributing to the high CAGR of the Veterinary Electrosurgery market during the forecast period. According to current reports and data analysis, the global Veterinary Electrosurgery Market was valued at USD 54.42 Million in 2019 and is projected to reach USD 104.71 Million by […]

Canada’s vets not doing well — overwork, pet ownership, debt leading to burnout

Karissa Mitchell knew something was wrong when work took over everything. She didn’t have the energy to cook or call her family on the phone. It was at the height of the pandemic, and the Nanaimo, B.C. vet was not only working 12-hour days, but soaking up the emotion that comes with treating sick animals […]

Volition signs an exclusive license and supply agreement with Heska

The $28 million deal will allow Volition to distribute the Nu.Q Vet cancer screening test worldwide. VolitionRx Limited (Volition) – a multinational epigenetics company announced that it has signed an exclusive worldwide supply and licensing agreement with Heska Corporation (Heska) – a global provider of advanced veterinary diagnostics. Through this new agreement, Heska will receive […]

Veterinary Infusion Pump Market Seeking New Highs Current Trends and Growth Rivers

The Veterinary Infusion Pumps market presents the analytical representation along with current trends and future estimates. PORTLAND, OREGON, USA, March 28, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Veterinary infusion pump is a pump for metered and long-term administration of various medicinal solutions intravenously, for the introduction of nutrient solutions in severe patients. Pet care has become of paramount […]

Richard Bachman Obituary (2022) – Santa Rosa, CA

Dr. Richard Wayne Bachman, DVM Dr Richard Wayne Bachman, DVM, died on Sunday March 20, 2022, while tending to his property on Burnside Road. Born on April 1, 1953, Dr. Bachman has lived his life one adventure at a time. Affectionately called ‘Dr B’ by colleagues, ‘Ricky’ by friends and ‘Dad’ by his beloved daughters […]

5 Best Pet Care Center in Aurora, CO

Aurora’s Best Pet Care Center: The top rated Pet Care Centers in Aurora, CO are: Aurora Animal Care Center – provides the highest level of veterinary medicine and pet care services Tenaker Pet Care Center, Inc. – a state-of-the-art pet care facility with luxurious amenities Altos Veterinary Clinic – offers comprehensive preventative care and treatment […]

Oregon Humane Society and Willamette Humane Society announce merger

PORTLAND, OR — It’s not just about how much that puppy is at the window anymore. Animal shelters face greater challenges as veterinary care becomes more complex and more animals need care in order to be adopted. Starting July 1, two of Oregon’s largest shelters – the Oregon Humane Society and the Willamette Humane Society […]

TheraVet: Commercial launch of BIOCERA-VET® in the UK and Ireland

GOSSELIES, Belgium–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory news: TheraVet (ISIN: BE0974387194 – ticker code: ALVET), pioneering company in the management of osteoarticular diseases in companion animals, announces today the commercial launch of BIOCERA-VET® – its next-generation bone substitute for bone surgery and osteosarcoma – in the UK and Ireland. After the launches in Belgium, France and the Netherlands in […]

5 Best Vets in Minneapolis, MN

Below is a list of the best vets in Minneapolis. To help you find the best vets located near you in Minneapolis, we’ve put together our own list based on this rating point list. Minneapolis’ Top Vets: The top rated vets in Minneapolis, MN are: Minneapolis Veterinary Partners – aims to nurture and maintain the […]

US Army Vets Train Air Force Working Dog Handlers > Cannon Air Force Base > Article Display

CANNON AIR FORCE, NM — Members of the U.S. Army Veterinary Corps from a Public Health Activities tenant unit at Kirtland Air Force Base conducted quarterly tactical care training with Military Working Dog (MWD) handlers from the 27th U.S. Air Force Special Operations Security Forces Squadron, Feb. 14, 2022. As some […]

Pet owners are facing delays due to clinic closures and a severe shortage of vets in the capital

A Wellington vet said hundreds of sick or injured animals in the city may lack treatment due to clinic closures and lack of staff. Jody Sharratt needs regular veterinary care for the cats Feral Nation rescue service in Wellington. Photo: Supplied / Savage Nation It comes amid a nationwide shortage of vets as pandemic border […]

New footage shows harsh conditions inside Virginia dog breeding facility

CUMBERLAND, Va. (WRIC) – New video unearthed amid a federal investigation into a Cumberland dog farm shows puppies lying in feces and in excessive heat, while others show dogs suffering from tooth decay and desperately trying to reach for food. Animal protection organization “Stop Animal Exploitation Now!” shared the shocking findings of a July 2021 […]

Distemper outbreak could hit Bay Area wildlife, officials warn

Bay Area residents should be on the lookout for any unusual wildlife activity due to possible canine distemper circulating in the area, according to San Francisco animal control officials. “Heads up! There could be an outbreak of distemper in the Bay Area,” San Francisco Animal Care & Control posted on social media Thursday. Canine distemper […]

Can dogs get COVID? What to know about the virus and pets – NBC Chicago

Can dogs, cats and other pets get COVID-19? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it is possible for animals to contract COVID from people, but there is a low chance that animals will transmit the virus to humans. Most animals infected with the coronavirus had close contact with people with COVID, such […]

The manatee rehabilitated at sea with Nemo and his friends at EPCOT has returned to its natural habitat

While it’s usually sad to leave EPCOT, one recent departure was a very happy one, as a rehabilitated manatee at The Seas with Nemo & Friends was returned to its natural habitat at Blue Spring State Park in Florida. Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Director of Animal and Science Operations, Scott Terrell, DVM, DACVP, recently […]

Belmonte: Dogs rescued in Quebec are now being trained as community service dogs

Mayor Joy Belmonte with the municipal pound of the Quebec Animal Adoption Center Stray dogs in Quezon City will soon become salutary members of the community, as the Quezon City Veterinary Service (QCVD) has begun training them as service dogs. According to the QCVD report, the city rescues up to 57 dogs a day, including […]

Make-A-Wish Furry Friend Grants Recipient

SYRACUSE, NY (WSYR-TV) – Make-A-Wish of Central New York helped grant the wish of seven-year-old recipient Johnathan Scott on Saturday at Helping Hounds Dog Rescue in North Syracuse. Scott, who is battling lymphoma, initially wanted a Maltipoo, but when he found out the wait might be long, he went to Helping Hounds with his family. […]

MSPCA at Nevins Farm Raising funds for 91 cats found in Tewksbury – NBC Boston

More than 90 cats were returned Tuesday from a home in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, in “difficult” condition after their overwhelmed owner could no longer care for them. Tewksbury Animal Control responded to the home and the cats, aged between six months and around 10 years old, were voluntarily abandoned by their owner, an MSPCA spokesperson told […]

Mount Comfort Veterinary Care

by: Mount Comfort Veterinary Care Job : 22 Feb 2022 / 4:15 p.m. CST Update: 22 Feb 2022 / 4:15 p.m. CST Mount Comfort Veterinary Care opened on the West Side of Fayetteville in May 2020. Amid the Covid pandemic, owners Drs. Sarah Hantz and Heather Williams weren’t sure what to expect, but quickly discovered […]

Animal lovers cheer on a lady who took her dog to the vet for treatment strapped to her back; Subtitled ‘Owner and Patient of the Day’ – Malawi Nyasa Times

Several members of the public clapped and cheered a lady who walked a long distance of over an hour with her dog strapped to her back to get her pet treated at the Blantyre Society for the Protection & Care of Animals clinic (SPCA) . Touched by this deep love for her pet, Blantyre SPCA […]

5 Best Vets in Colorado Springs, CO

Below is a list of top veterinarians in Colorado Springs, CO. To help you find the best veterinarians located near you in Colorado Springs, we’ve put together our own list based on this checklist. Colorado Springs’ Top Vets: The top rated Veterinarians in Colorado Springs, CO are: Westside Veterinary Hospital – offers comprehensive veterinary care […]

Schuyler Veterinary Clinic Under New Ownership | News

Hands have changed at the Schuyler Veterinary Clinic, but the business will continue to serve the Schuyler community. Dr. Wendell Bohmont and Dr. Linda Svoboda handed over the reins to Dr. Doug Eisenmann earlier this year. Bohmont noted that he retired Jan. 14 after having been at the clinic since 1975. “I’ve been at it […]

Heart medication poisons pet around Valentine’s Day

In light of Valentine’s Day, the Pet Poison Helpline recently highlighted an episode of Toxin Tails. When Victoria B. from Benet, Massachusetts went out of town to celebrate Valentine’s Day, her 2 dogs, Callie and Dakota, came with her because they were staying with her sister-in-law. While saying goodbye to the family, Victoria placed 2 […]

Brevard Zoo staff veterinarian Dr Kyle Donnelly pushes the boundaries of treatment and research

Dr. Kyle Donnelly is a GRADUATE OF THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA Veterinary School In honor of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 11, Brevard Zoo officials spotlighted Brevard Zoo staff veterinarian Kyle Donnelly during a question and answer session. . Dr. Donnelly provides all veterinary care for zoo animals, rehabilitates […]

Woodsfield woman sentenced for cruelty to animals | News, Sports, Jobs

WOODSFIELD — Davee Ridgeway will serve time in prison after pleading guilty to three misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty Monday in Monroe County Court. Ridgeway, 21, of Lickskillet Road, Woodsfield was immediately sentenced after pleading. The judge sentenced her to a year in prison with a six-month suspended sentence, which means she will […]

Historical and forecast revenue data analysis of the Animal Stem Cell Therapy market – The Tech Talk

2022-2028 Animal Stem Cell Therapy Industry Overview: This has led to several changes in This report also discusses the impact of COVID-19[feminine sur le marché mondial. le Marché de la thérapie par cellules souches animales Le résumé de l’analyse par Reports Insights est une étude approfondie des tendances actuelles menant à cette tendance verticale dans […]

Colorado Springs Area Pet Organizations Starting Feb. 5 | Events calendars

NEED HELP? Harley’s Hope Foundation – Provides financial assistance for major veterinary care and behavior modification services, access to a list of Colorado pet care resources, and educational information about preventative care and pet safety: harleys-hopefoundation.org, 719-495-6083. AVAILABLE Safe place for pets — Finding homes for pets of terminally ill owners. For more information on […]

News Bites – February 3, 2022

*Total COVID-19 cases: 71,164 (+2,636) Total cases in Burgdorf: 3,072 (+112) Deaths in Larimer County: 444 (+15) 7-day case rate per 100,000: 876 (-379) Hospital utilization: 79% Use of intensive care: 108% 7-day test positivity rate: 21.3% Risk Score: High Hospitalized COVID patients: 99 (-10) Deaths attributed to the virus represent 0.62% of reported cases. […]

Pet project: donations help organizations, animals in need

MOSES LAKE – There are likely many lost and stray dogs and cats in Grant and Adams counties. And there are probably unlucky pets with some owners, who threw them out or left them behind. Cats and female dogs get pregnant, which increases the number of kittens and puppies, and some think something needs to […]

Director of Animal Control: Habersham may open new shelter this year

An empty piece of land belonging to Cornelia County holds the promise of a new start for unwanted animals in Habersham County and renewed hope for those who care for them. One of Habersham’s most anticipated SPLOST projects, a new animal shelter, is in the works. The county is in the process of finding a […]

Retired K9 of deceased Mooresville officer Jordan Sheldon dies – WSOC TV

MOORESVILLE, NC — Retired K9 of deceased Mooresville police officer Jordan Sheldon has died, according to the organization, Sheldon’s K9s, Facebook post. Loki had been with the Mooresville Police Department from 2012 to 2017 and was assigned to Sheldon in 2015. Sheldon, a six-year veteran of the department, was shot and killed in the line […]

Save a life – become a volunteer foster family for Loving All Animals

Rebecca O’Connor | Inland Empire Community Foundation In 2008, Linda Biggi based love all animals with a mission to be a conduit for animal welfare in the Coachella Valley. The organization sought to help shelter and rescue organizations work cooperatively to maximize programs that prevent animals from being euthanized. A decade later, the pet rescue […]

Armstrong County humanitarian worker helps create ‘action network’ of shelters to deal with animal hoarding

Chris O’Donnell had only been two months into his job as a state humanitarian worker for Armstrong County before realizing that none of the local relief shelters were equipped to handle a case of abuse or neglect involving large numbers of animals. A specific case she responded to on St. Patrick’s Day involving many animals […]

PetSmart Charities Expands Reach to Break Down Barriers to Affordable Pet Veterinary Care in Canada

Photo by Karsten Winegeart on Unsplash Millions of pets in Canada do not have access to veterinary care, especially those from underrepresented communities. As PetSmart Charities® of Canada – the nation’s leading funder of animal welfare – marks a $25 million Milestone in 23 years of giving, the Canadian charity is launching new grantmaking opportunities […]

Veterinary services are heavily impacted by Omicron, but states have not changed definitions and animals are suffering

The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) is calling on state and territory governments to recognize that all veterinary services are heavily impacted and to implement National Cabinet Directives, so that veterinary teams have the flexibility to manage close contact to ensure that veterinary services can continue to be provided. . “Veterinarians are highly skilled in infection […]

The VMX conference is underway, along with other vet news

A little preview of this week’s highlights. The North American Veterinary Community Meeting and Expo (VMX) in Orlando, Florida is officially underway. This week we will continue to provide coverage on hot topics in veterinary medicine as well as VMX coverage so you can stay up to date with the latest news. Here’s what to […]

Meet Rajani Shetty, the stray savior of Mangalurur – The New Indian Express

Through Express press service MANGALURU: Some heroes don’t wear a cape and some think “the left hand shouldn’t know what the right is doing”. One such noble soul is 42-year-old Rajani Shetty, who has been on a mission to rescue stray animals and unfortunate birds from hunger and danger for the past 22 years. For […]

Freshpet: our favorite pet TikTok accounts to follow

Whether you’re here for the adorable videos or to get involved in the latest viral pet-related challenge, there’s no denying that TikTok is a great source of entertainment for pet parents. Freshpet has rounded up our favorite pet TikTok accounts that we’re sure you’ll love as much as we do! @angramus3 Mackenzie, a grumpy adventure […]

Covetrus Unveils Industry’s First Veterinary Operating System | National company

PORTLAND, Maine – (BUSINESS WIRE) – January 12, 2022– Covetrus® (NASDAQ: CVET), a global leader in animal health technologies and services, today announced the launch of Covetrus Pulse ™, an innovative cloud-based veterinary operating system (vOS) that connects makes veterinarians transparent to the technology they need to run their practices – freeing up more time […]

Golub Capital sets new activity records in 2021

NEW YORK, January 10, 2022 / PRNewswire / – Golub Capital today announced record start-ups for the fourth quarter of 2021 and for the full year. The company has closed its doors $ 15 billion in commitments during the fourth quarter and more $ 36 billion in commitments for the whole of 2021. “2021 has […]

The support of the Pets group remains unwavering

Over the years, Antioch Friends of Animal Services has offered to pay a fee for residents to adopt pets at the Antioch Animal Shelter, but the offer rarely lasted more than a few months and not as long as the incredible ones. two years current, while helping place over 680 pets in new homes. At […]

SPCA Cuts Dog Adoption Fee To $ 30 As Kennels Fill Up

The Sacramento Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is reducing the cost of adopting larger dogs due to a recent influx of dogs into its kennels, according to the organization’s Twitter Thursday. Individuals can now adopt dogs over seven months old and over 30 pounds for $ 30. Special pricing was introduced to […]

Local animal care advocate spends time with volunteers to help treat animals displaced from the Marshall fire

BOULDER CO. – Hundreds of families were displaced after the Marshall fire in Boulder County, and hundreds of animals lost their homes as well. Today, a local animal care advocate volunteers her time to care for dozens of animals. The morning after the Marshall Fire started, Ashley Main traveled to Boulder County to care for […]

Brevard Zoo welcomes emu ‘Daryll’, 29, to Lands of Change area

Daryll came to Brevard Zoo from the Palm Beach Zoo on December 21 He may not have a Napoleon Dynamite character name, but the 29-year-old Emu Daryll is now a welcome member of the emu crowd at Brevard Zoo. He joins the Emu Pedro, 27, and the Emu Lafawnduh, 10, in the Kangaroo Walkabout in […]

BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital Launches New Post-Graduation Wellness Training Program, Clinicians-in-Training

This program aims to prevent mental health crises among veterinary professionals by educating new graduates about well-being from the start of their careers. TAMPA, Florida, December 30, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital, one of the largest providers of postgraduate training programs in the United States, today announced the launch […]

Internal Medicine Laureate Caeley J. Melmed, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

Veterinary professionals nominated and chosen by their peers exemplify leadership and success in improving patient outcomes. dvm360®, the # 1 multimedia platform for the veterinary industry, announced the 8 winners of its inaugural Veterinary Heroes â„¢ recognition program on November 16, 2021, including Caeley J. Melmed, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM). The inductees were honored at a […]

K9 Riggs Receives Purple Heart, Silver Star – Kenosha Sheriff’s Department Highest Honors | Crime and courts

DAN TRUTTSCHEL Lee Newspapers BRISTOL – Life changed in the blink of an eye on October 21 for Kenosha County Sheriff’s Deputy Minister Terry Tifft and his partner K9 Riggs. But what initially looked like something so serious – and even putting Riggs’ life in danger after a Chicago homicide suspect shot him in the […]

Shortage of veterinary services during pandemic frustrates pet owners | News

Local vets are struggling to keep up with the demand for their services during what has been a difficult pandemic made worse by staff issues, ineffective sidewalk models and the anger of some clients. People who have sick animals on their hands are told that they will have to wait weeks, or even months, in […]

How to safely relocate a dog

French bulldog on the windowsill Md Ammar Alam / 500px / Getty You planned to stay with your dog for at least 12 to 15 years, but things just aren’t working out. Life is coming. Maybe a family member has developed an allergy to dogs, or your job requires you to travel often. Perhaps your […]

Clever Texas mobile veterinary clinic rolls out plans for Dallas expansion

An innovative Houston company has closed a new round of funding in hopes of rolling out its service statewide. Rockin ‘Pets, Rollin’ Vets, a full-service Houston-based mobile veterinary clinic, closed a $ 5 million capital raise with plans to expand statewide. Founded by company CEO Dr Katie Eick, Rollin ‘Vets Group is changing the game […]

Ontario Veterinary College Expands To Increase Treatment Options For Pets

New multi-million dollar project to support intensive care and specialist veterinary services at the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph The following article was provided by the University of Guelph News Services. As more Canadian animal owners seek advanced treatment options for pets, a new multi-million dollar project will support intensive care and specialist veterinary […]

Cause of death of 13-year-old male lion tested positive for COVID confirmed by Honolulu zoo officials

HONOLULU (KHON2) – Officials at the Honolulu Zoo have received the histopathology report confirming that the cause of death of Ekundu, a 13-year-old male lion who tested positive for COVID, was acute respiratory distress. Officials believe the cause is the result of SARS-CoV-2 – the virus that causes COVID in humans. As Ekundu was an […]

Animal cruelty charges advance in dead puppy case | News, Sports, Jobs

Animal neglect charges were brought against a Warren woman following a preliminary hearing on Wednesday. Elizabeth A. Sutliff, 43, faces two counts each of aggravated animal cruelty – a felony – and the misdemeanor of animal cruelty, according to court records online. His daughter, Hannah Sutliff, had previously waived her right to a preliminary hearing […]

Pharmacy challenges: Present and future

Pharmacy revenues have declined in recent years. The challenges of conventional retail stores and online pharmacies are taking market share from veterinarians. While I support consumers who save money, the reality is that pharmacy revenues have helped financially support our practices. The loss of an important source of income is not sustainable, and we must […]

Gadvasu hospital staff strike hits veterinary care | Ludhiana News

Ludhiana: Veterinary care has been affected, employees at Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (Gadvasu) hospitals have been on strike for 12 days in support of their demands to implement the revised UGC pay scales in accordance with the 7th commission salary and withdraw the decision to dissociate the teachers’ grades from the […]

Mountain lion kittens found under a picnic table in California

veterinary hospital, authorities said. The four kittens estimated to be around six weeks old were sighted on Nov. 29 outside an office building near the Thousand Oaks foothills, according to a statement from the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. The animals will be temporarily housed at the Orange County Zoo until a permanent home […]

Three Rivers Humane Society in Madras holds 12 Days of Dogs and Cats auction

MADRAS, Ore. (KTVZ) – The Three Rivers Humane Society is at the heart of a booming vacation auction and invites the central Oregon community to join in supporting the shelter while purchasing a wide range of gifts, services and specialty pets. elements. The 12 Days of Dogs and Cats auction started at 12:01 a.m. on […]

ASK VETERINARIANS: Sometimes Cat Diseases Can Threaten Human Health | feel guilty

Cats that have been vaccinated with a good quality FVRCP vaccine within the past year will be less likely to develop symptoms on their own. Vaccinations at longer intervals will result in varying levels of immunity between cats. This virus is a bit complicated to diagnose, but can also respond to lysine. Feline leukemia (FLV) […]

Peters Township officer prosecuted for alleged Taser incident | Local news

A Peters Township police officer is being sued in federal court by an Eighty Four resident who said the officer tasered him when he took his dog to a veterinary facility in McMurray in March. According to the complaint filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Harold Wise was […]

New Veterinary Clinic Arrives at Driggs Ave

Bond Vet, a new veterinary and emergency pet care clinic, is celebrating its grand opening at 625 Driggs Ave. on Tuesday, November 30, donating all profits from Day 1 to Badass Animal Rescue, also located in Brooklyn. With the increase in the number of pandemic pets and the general animal friendliness of the region, Bond […]

The organization aims to educate people about animal care

PETALING JAYA: Appropriate understanding and knowledge is required before any attempt to handle or rescue animals, according to the Malaysian National Animal Welfare Foundation (MNAWF). MNAWF Secretary Shrilan Sivagurunathan noted the foundation’s mission is to educate animal lovers and pet owners about animal care. “Our goal is to promote a society that cares about animals […]

Dallas Zoo’s 3-month-old baby Sumatran tiger gears up for full-time public debut

As her keepers approached her habitat recently at the Dallas Zoo, 3-month-old Sumini woke up from her nap, ready to show off to her visitors. The baby Sumatran tiger ran to greet them, jumping into piles of leaves and somersaults in the hay to make sure she was the center of attention. Her legs – […]

Spain vets volunteer to an island in the Galapagos archipelago | Local News

Hundreds of dogs and cats have made their home on San Cristobal Island, alongside the iconic blue-footed boobies and sea lions of the Galapagos Archipelago. But until Dr Tom Parker arrived in early November, there was no year-round veterinary clinic for pet owners in the community, which is nearly 800 miles from the capital of […]

BC vets prepare for aftermath of flooding – News

BC_flooded_farm The Canadian Press photo by Darryl Dyck A farm in Abbotsford, British Columbia is surrounded by floodwater in this photo taken on November 17. As the floodwaters that have engulfed parts of British Columbia, Canada this week begin to recede, the province is compiling a roster of area vets with experience in food animals, […]

Where is Jeff Lowe’s wife today? Tiger King Update

Netflix’s 2020 offering, “Tiger King,” was a glimpse into the shady world of the exotic cat trade and roadside zoos. The docuseries have asked the creators to follow a motley team running an exotic zoo, highlighting personal feuds and pay-for-murder plots. Now the show is back for a five-part second season and, surprisingly, with more […]

dvm360® Announces Winners of Inaugural Veterinary Heroes ™ Program

dvm360® rewards 8 veterinary professionals nominated by their peers for excellence in their field. dvm360® is delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Veterinary Heroes â„¢ Recognition Program. Inductees will be honored on December 1, 2021, in conjunction with the Fetch dvm360® conference, in San Diego, California. This Veterinary Heroes â„¢ program, sponsored by […]

Easyvet Walk-In Veterinary Franchise Secures $ 7 Million Series A Funding

Press release: easyvet Easyvet (easyvet), a growing US-based veterinary walk-in clinic group, recently announced the completion of a $ 7 million Series A funding round led by Relevance Ventures. Founded in 2013, as the nation’s first walk-in veterinary franchise, easyvet is dedicated to making pet care more convenient and affordable for pet parents and having […]

Santa Barbara Humane gets a 100/100 rating from Charity Navigator | Good for Santa Barbara

Posted on November 9, 2021 | 5:40 p.m. Santa Barbara Humane’s solid financial health and ongoing accountability and transparency have earned it a 100/100 rating from Charity Navigator’s Encompass rating system. This score designates Santa Barbara Humane as an official Give with Confidence charity, indicating that the organization is using its donations effectively based on […]

Marin’s busy vets exhausted as pandemic spreads

These days, Dr Shay Redfield has said the pattern is the same. His practice, West Marin Pet Hospital in Fairfax, is “booked solid, weeks later,” said the vet, who said it had been “10 to 12 hours a day, five days a week” since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Redfield and other Marin vets […]

There are no ordinary SPCA volunteers | New

Volunteers are essential to the continued success of the SPCA in Cattaraugus County. With the ever-changing parade of animals entering the shelter, many of whom are lost, sick or abandoned, there simply aren’t enough staff to do all that is needed. The staff take care of maintaining the shelter, feeding the animals, welcoming visitors and […]

How to handle the vet shortage if you have a new pet

The challenges vets face after the COVID-19 pandemic Lynsey Mohr of Rehoboth Animal Hospital looks at the veterinarian shortage. Wochit A veterinarian makes appointments two months later. Another does not accept new customers until January. Others have limited their hours or availability for emergency visits. While many pet owners say they can understand vets have […]

Parent-to-pet transmission of COVID-19 first documented in the United States

For the first time in the United States, the transmission of COVID-19 from parent to pet is genetically documented in a study by the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen), a subsidiary of City of Hope. The published results of the current study appear in the journal Health. This is one of five nationwide pilot studies […]

“It’s a lot of neck to break”: giraffe surgery at the zoo is a delicate task

Very, very carefully. That’s what vets and zookeepers did, bringing down Como Zoo’s male giraffe, Skeeter, on Thursday. University of Minnesota vet Dr. Fausto Bellezzo shot him in the right hip with a dart gun, loaded with a dose of drugs so powerful that staff had to have an opioid antidote within reach. hand in […]

Business of the Week: Peaceful Pines Pet Memorials and Family Sanctuary

Pilot and review of Wausau Editor’s Note: Company of the week is a sponsored article that shares the stories of locally owned and operated businesses in the Wausau area, highlighting the products and services they offer and how they contribute to the unique flavor of the metropolitan area. Learn how to present your business by […]

More pets, fewer vets: veterinary clinics face backlog

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – Local vets recommend that pet owners book health checkups for their pets well in advance as they face a backlog of appointments. The industry, like many others, faces the continuing impacts of COVID-19. Some offices say their calendars are booked for next month. They say before the pandemic they say […]