Abaxis UK says the VetScan cPL Rapid Test “completely eradicates questionable results” and the need to send out for additional testing, potentially saving practices money.3 mins
“Group four anthelmintics should be used only as part of a careful designed strategy for the individual farm and it is imperative this strategy is worked out with a vet,” says Sheep Veterinary Society.
Handheld unit developed in Canada is capable of differentiating between Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus uberis infections within two minutes during mastitis cases.
Highly palatable product offers slow-release energy and easy hydration in what has been hailed the world’s first complete, 100% liquid fibre-based diet.
Carprodyl Quadri's four dosage strengths allow for more accurate prescribing for a dog’s weight.2 mins
Prilactone Next, launched by Ceva Animal Health, is an improved spironolactone treatment, available in 10mg, 50mg and 100mg presentations.
Orijen Fit and Trim is a diet for overweight cats with a soluble fibre blend to promote sufficiency and digestive health, according to manufacturer Bern Pet Foods.
The extension for Zactran comes after a study of more than 360 sheep on EU farms – including some in the UK – found 97.8% were no longer lame after treatment.
Zoetis "underpinning the launch" of Stronghold Plus with a practice support programme to help interested practices grow their preventive health business.
Euthoxin developed "with the veterinarian in mind" to offer a cost-effective, low-volume, reliable euthanasia for a wide spectrum of species.
Cytopoint (lokivetmab) from Zoetis is a new treatment for the clinical signs of atopic dermatitis in dogs, including itch and inflammation.3 mins
New Forest Equine Vets is using the ioLight portable microscope to diagnose intestinal parasites in horses at the stable yard.
Norbrook Laboratories has launched a steroid-based antibiotic preparation indicated for the treatment of surface pyoderma in dogs.
An independent study has found the improvement in quality of life in dogs with OE and their owners was “significantly greater” when a specific acetate otic gel was used, rather than a traditional daily treatment.
Large animal vets needing to treat worms in sheep and goats can now add another product to their kit, thanks to Eprinex Multi from Merial.
Company's donation of wormers, skin and joint supplements and NSAIDs is given to the Worldwide Veterinary Service for dispatching to charities and shelters all over the world.4 mins
The VMD has issued a product defect recall alert for specified batches of a pour-on cattle ectoparasiticide due to reported leakage problems.
Research finds elastic resistance bands can increase dynamic stability of horses in trot – and prevent, or treat, lameness and back problems in equines.
Industry product supplier Vet Direct has gained sole veterinary distribution rights for all Horizon ligation clips sold in the UK.
NexGard Spectra is now the only product that prevents lungworm and kills ticks.