Vet Times articles

The latest veterinary content produced by Vet Times, covering topics such as Companion animal, Equine, Exotics, Farm animal, Welfare and General.

April 2022

John Chitty explains how owners can provide for the needs of their pet rabbits and guinea pigs as well as possible.

12 mins

December 2021

Brigitte Lord BVetMed(Hons), CertZooMed, MRCVS discusses primary health care, including advice and support for clients, and factors to give clinicians more confidence in their approach to this prey species.

49 mins

November 2021

Fay Vass, chief executive of the British Hedgehog Preservation Society, offers a brief summary on assessing hedgehogs that arrive in practice in accordance with society advice.

15 mins

Francesco Cian continues his Cytology Corner series by discussing the case of a tortoise that presented with lethargy and anorexia.

3 mins

September 2021

Mónica Guerrero Méndez DVetMed, MRCVS discusses how to manage this systemic disease in psittacines, birds of prey and waterfowl, using a parrot case example.

31 mins

August 2021

John Chitty BVetMed, CertZooMed, MRCVS reviews the care of this species and how veterinary surgeons can help owners improve their pets’ welfare.

36 mins

Elisabetta Mancinelli DVM, CertZooMed, DipECZM(Small Mammal), MRCVS in the final of her series (part 1: VT51.26), considers common diseases affecting the reproductive and respiratory tract.

40 mins

Francesco Cian DVM, DipECVCP, FRCPath, MRCVS discusses the case of a one-year-old female bearded dragon in his latest Diagnostic Dilemmas column in Vet Times.

10 mins

July 2021

Elisabetta Mancinelli DVM, DipECZM(Small Mammal), CertZooMed, MRCVS begins this series by discussing urinary tract and gastrointestinal disorders that are frequently seen in these patients.

May 2021

Sonya Miles recounts the case of this reptile that presented with anorexia and was reported to have passed gritty urates.

9 mins

December 2020

Mónica Guerrero Méndez DVetMed, MRCVS discusses the examination, treatment and outcome in this patient, as well as the need to consider this differential diagnosis when investigating abdominal masses.

33 mins

Elisabetta Mancinelli DVM, DipECZM(Small Mammal), CertZooMed, MRCVS describes the clinical presentation and diagnosis of this condition, as well as management and surgical options.

59 mins

October 2020

Mónica Guerrero Méndez suggests various stages required for diagnosing, treating and preventing this common condition in tortoises.

32 mins

June 2020

Violaine Colon DVM, MSc, WAH, CertAVP(ZM) details the case of a 60-year-old male that was unresponsive and apnoeic after being recovered from this location.

21 mins

John Chitty looks at three areas where studies have increased the evidence base with respect to the nourishment role in disease.

28 mins

May 2020

Richard Saunders details areas to address to avoid health deterioration in these animals.

31 mins

December 2019

Francesco Cian presents the case of an eight-year-old cockatoo seen by a referring veterinary surgeon for a traumatic foot lesion.

6 mins

October 2019

Abigail Edis discusses end-of-life care in these animals, focusing on accepted euthanasia techniques and ensuring welfare.

38 mins

July 2019

Richard Jones describes an avian case where immediate surgical intervention was deemed its only hope of survival.

11 mins

June 2019

Elisabetta Mancinelli details the diagnosis and treatment of this uncommon disease in lagomorphs.

30 mins