Owners are “killing pets with kindness” in the face of a UK animal obesity crisis, according to BVA president Gudrun Ravetz.4 mins
Zoetis has launched Sileo, a novel oromucosal gel designed to help calm pets suffering noise phobias.
Research into brachycephalic cats has found flatter-faced breeds have more severe respiratory problems and are likely to be less active.
A three-step approach designed to give veterinary professionals more confidence in treating first line ear problems has been unveiled by specialist veterinary products company Animalcare.
BVA research has revealed more than half of UK vets saw tortoises with weight loss or anorexia following their last hibernation, possibly down to owners using shoeboxes to house their resting pets.
Digital media has revolutionised the way many vets and VNs fulfil their CPD obligations. Accessing learning online is often cheaper, faster and more convenient than traditional modalities. So, is there still a case to be made for event-based learning? James Westgate reports.