Antiparasite chew and spot-on are now indicated for treating dogs with demodectic mites and sarcoptic infestations after European Commission committee grants approval.4 mins
Maximum inhibition of prolactin secretion is achieved after four to eight hours.
Webinar, by Virbac and The Webinar Vet, includes information on a new veterinary approach to boost trace mineral availability for use in cattle health and performance.
“Early-age protection of calves through intranasal vaccination can help prevent pneumonia and positively impact a calf’s productive future.” – Kat Baxter-Smith of MSD Animal Health.
Sedadex, which contains the active ingredient dexmedetomidine, is indicated for sedation and analgesia, and for premedication prior to general anaesthesia in dogs and cats.
The product – Versican Plus Bb Oral – is expected to be available in most European countries by the end of 2019.
New performance checklist to help vets develop action plans for farmers to optimise herd health.
The app is currently being rolled out across all Vets4Pets practices, with new practices being added on a monthly basis.3 mins
TVM is quadrupling size of its packs of emetic Emedog product ahead of Christmas to help practices counter likely increase in festive food poisonings in dogs.
Ocular route of new conjunctival vaccine has advantage of lower interference with standard diagnostic tests, according to its manufacturer.
HeightLight is specifically engineered and designed to bring accuracy and dependability to the process of measuring horses and ponies for passports, competition and sale.
System offers quantitative results in 10 seconds, enabling action to be taken despite lack of early clinical signs.
App enables users to access a wealth of essential resources, including BSAVA library, podcasts, guide to procedures in practice, medicines guide and poisons database.
Kit detects urinary infection in five minutes and then looks at antibiotic susceptibility, showing the best choice of antibiotic in 30 minutes.
VMD update: suspension of veterinary medicines containing the excipient diethanolamine.1 mins
Nerfasin vet, which contains the short-acting alpha-2 agonist xylazine, is licensed for both sedation and premedication prior to general anaesthesia.
Injectable corticosteroid Dexafast, from Forte Healthcare, has potent, medium-acting, anti-inflammatory activity that is quickly absorbed after injection.
New test, developed and produced by Biotecon Diagnostics in cooperation with Ceva, uses DNA to detect between vaccine strains and field strains of Salmonella.
Finadyne from MSD Animal Health has been reformulated and re-released following withdrawal by the VMD in 2018 of all medicinal products containing the excipient diethanolamine.
Ceva Animal Health provides marketing support, including bunting, wall displays, posters and leaflets, to aid practices in raising awareness ahead of fireworks season.