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.
The WSAVA plans to release new guidelines aimed at improving the standard of veterinary dentistry around the world.
Research into brachycephalic cats has found flatter-faced breeds have more severe respiratory problems and are likely to be less active.
UK vets are putting extra pressure on themselves by failing to make the best use of the skills and experience of their veterinary nursing teams, according to business consultancy Onswitch.
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.