March 2021

Alex German BVSc, PhD, CertSAM, DipECVIM-CA, SFHEA, FRCVS looks at a study on this in pet dogs, plus weight loss benefits and a prevention strategy for those not overweight.

29 mins

Ian Wright BVMS, BSc, MSc, MRCVS, discusses the latest evidence on this issue and if its cause is due to resistance or lack of owner compliance.

27 mins

Joon Seo BVSc, MVetMed, MRCVS discusses the case of a six-month male entire whippet in this entry into Vet Times’ regular Case Notes series.

10 mins

Alex Gough reviews more companion animal research, including a study on CT urethrography in female dogs.

16 mins

In his first article for Vet Times for 2021, Dave Beeston reflects on the importance of holiday time and remembering to pace yourself, before presenting another interesting case of the month.

27 mins

RCVS Knowledge, the charity advancing the quality of veterinary care, describes a quality improvement case example concerning an overdose of premedication in a canine patient.

20 mins

February 2021

Petros Frezoulis DVM, MSc, MRCVS and Aaron Harper MA, VetMB, CertAVP(SAM), DipECVIM-CA(Onc), MRCVS highlight some of the many advances in diagnosing and treating canine and feline cancer patients.

27 mins

Nicola Ackerman PGDip, RVN, CertSAN, CertVN ECC, VTS(Nutrition), offers advice on how to master the art of talking to reluctant clients, and the importance of this “soft skill” in gaining compliance.

28 mins

Will Robinson BVetMed, MSc, BSAVA PGCertSAS, DipECVS describes how to perform both these procedures in dogs and any potential complications that may occur after.

32 mins

Mike Davies BVetMed, CertVR, CertSAO, FRCVS reviews recent literature that may help provide practical solutions to this issue, including handling reluctant owners.

25 mins

Guillaume Albertini DVM, MRCVS and Fabio Stabile DVM, PhD, DipECVN, MRCVS detail the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of this common primary brain tumour occurring in older cats.

42 mins

Joy Ioannides BSc(Hons), BVetMed(Hons), PGDipVCP, MRCVS explores the categorisation, diagnosis and treatment of this condition that commonly causes blindness in dogs.

36 mins

Fernando Freitas DVM, MSc discusses initial steps, examination and treatment for breaks or dislocations of the spine in canine and feline patients.

27 mins

Keith Simpson, BVSc, MIET(Electronics), MRCVS describes the development of a colour coding system that means gas direction can be monitored on traces.

30 mins

January 2021

Sarah Caney BVSc, PhD, DSAM(Feline), MRCVS explains the importance of fluid intake in cats suffering from this disease and suggests various tactics to achieve this.

45 mins

Ian Wright BVMS, BSc, MSc, MRCVS discusses the importance of regular deworming, routine testing, and prevention in canine and feline patients.

44 mins

Sarah Caney, BVSc, PhD, DSAM(Feline), MRCVS, provides a background to this condition commonly seen in senior cats, and discusses how vets can advise and work with owners to ensure treatment compliance.

29 mins

Diana Ferreira DVM, MSc, DipECVD, MRCVS in the final of her two-part article (part one VT50.49), discusses investigation and exploration of allergic causes.

22 mins

Leila Bedos Senon DVM, MRCVS describes the manifestations of this issue, its classifications and causes, and medical and maintenance options for each.

45 mins

December 2020

Roser Tetas Pont DVM, MSc, DipECVO, MRCVS and Joy Ioannides BSc, BVetMed(Hons), PGDipVCP, MRCVS detail how to examine the eye in cats when looking for signs of such conditions, including hypertension.

42 mins