May 2020

Virbac launches Kriptazen – a non-antibiotic, halofuginone-based medicine for newborn calves to reduce diarrhoea caused by Cryptosporidium parvum.

4 mins

Dechra Veterinary Products releases Laxatract oral syrup to tackle constipation in cats and dogs in 50ml bottle, complete with 5ml syringe for easy administration.

4 mins

“…an innovative, easy-to-use and cost-effective solution to the common problem of gastric ulcers, based on tried and trusted omeprazole” - James Beaumont of Animalcare.

2 mins

Vaccine offers protection against myxomatosis, as well as rabbit haemorrhagic disease (RHD) caused by both RHD virus strains, and a single shot provides 12 months of protection.

7 mins

Regulatory flexibility to ensure availability of veterinary medicines during COVID-19 pandemic.

3 mins

April 2020

“We are pleased Suprelorin has been identified as a way in which vets can continue to provide an essential service during this period of unprecedented challenge” – Claire Lewis, Virbac.

4 mins

‘Wave Goodbye to Pain’ campaign aims to highlight impact of pain relief in lame cattle and role it plays in improving recovery time.

5 mins

Directorate changes its enforcement policy to assist in the continued supply of animal medicines during the national COVID-19 crisis.

5 mins

RCVS issues warning to veterinary practices about the risk of break-ins by addicts trying to steal pharmaceutical drugs.

2 mins

March 2020

Intramammary suspension has the benefit of three to five days’ on-label treatment options and the convenience of not needing to be stored in a refrigerator.

4 mins

VMD issues statement for Prednidale 5mg tablets (Vm 10434/4009) by Dechra.

1 mins

Three new products will support more accurate and responsible dosing and enable practices to offer a wider choice.

4 mins

February 2020

Bayer Animal Health hopes Neptra will innovate treatment of the ear condition and replicate the product’s success in the US.

7 mins

European event sees leading parasitologists highlight the need to provide new tools against established parasites and emergent threats arising in an era of significant climate change.

4 mins

The first “for dogs, from dogs” canine bacterial gastrointestinal support product is introduced in the UK.

6 mins

Narrow-spectrum antibiotic, targets the most important pathogens in fresh cases of mastitis in cows.

2 mins

Product could protect against the bacteria in animals from seven weeks old if piglets are vaccinated at the earlier treatment time of three weeks, according to MSD.

3 mins

Elevated levels of bacteria found in specified raw frozen dog foods pose potential health risk to pets and owners, says Food Standards Agency.

2 mins

Evicto provides flea and worm protection, and pets can be bathed two hours after treatment without loss of efficacy.

3 mins

A combination of “unprecedented demand for product and logistics issues” has resulted in a delay in receiving stock of Pentoject from Animalcare into the UK.

3 mins