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Veterinary medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, disorder and injury in animals. This category includes news on animal-related studies, pet food recalls, animal diseases, new advances in vet

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Identifying vaccination capacity for future foot-and-mouth outbreaks could reduce culling numbers and costs to industry

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PST

A new reactive vaccination strategy for future foot-and-mouth disease epidemics shows that significant cost savings can be achieved by accurately identifying our capacity to vaccinate - according...

Gene therapy treats muscle-wasting disease in dogs

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST

Work on gene therapy is showing significant progress for restoring muscle strength and prolonging lives in dogs with a previously incurable, inherited neuromuscular disease.

Childhood pets surpass siblings for relationship satisfaction

Sat, 04 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PST

Children may be more likely to have a satisfying, less conflicting relationship with their pets than with their siblings, a new study finds.

Scientists develop new flu vaccines for man's best friend

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PST

It's that dreaded time of year - flu season. And we humans aren't the only ones feeling the pain. Dogs can get the flu, too.

Insufficient evidence to support use of homeopathy in livestock

Wed, 14 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PST

Trials conducted under very specific conditions and design flawed in many cases, say researchers.

Study points to potential monitoring approach for personalized treatment of spinal cord injuries

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PST

Researchers have developed a urine test revealing the presence of a neurotoxin that likely worsens the severity and pain of spinal cord injuries, suggesting a new tool to treat the injuries.

Resistance to drug of last resort found in farm animals in US

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PST

Carbapenems are one of the most important classes of antibiotics used in humans, and are an important agent against multi-drug resistant bacteria.

Red squirrels stricken by medieval strain of leprosy, study shows

Mon, 14 Nov 2016 02:00:00 PST

Leprosy in Britain's red squirrels is being caused by the same species of bacteria responsible for human infections, a DNA study has found.

Deadly snake's unique paralyzing venom may lead to new pain treatments

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 07:00:00 PST

The unique venom of the blue coral snake, which preys on other venomous snakes, could lead to new pain treatments for humans, researchers say.

Treating a Horsefly Bite: What to Do

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PST

Learn what horseflies are and how you can distinguish a horsefly bite from other insect bites. How can a bite be prevented or treated?

Brown Recluse Spider Bite: Symptoms and Treatment

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PST

What are brown recluse spiders and what do their bites look like? Is it possible to prevent being bitten and what treatments are available? Find out here.

Black Widow Spider Bite: Symptoms and Treatment

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PST

Why do black widow spiders bite humans and what do their bites look like? Learn what to do if bitten and how to recognize the symptoms.

Rapid spread of dog disease can be stopped with diligent infection control

Fri, 07 Oct 2016 06:00:00 PST

Experts provide guidance for dog shows, dog parks and doggie daycare.Dogs aren't exactly famous for their personal hygiene or for maintaining a respectful distance from their canine pals.

Canine hyperactivity reflected in the blood count

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PST

Professor Hannes Lohi's research group from the University of Helsinki and the Folkhälsan Research Centre has studied the blood count of hyperactive and impulsive dogs, together with the LC-MS...

Eradicating rabies is a public health necessity

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PST

The World Veterinary Association and the World Medical Association have joined forces to mark World Rabies Day (September 28) by calling for human rabies contracted from unvaccinated dogs infected...

Hookworm Infection: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PST

Hookworm is an intestinal parasite that is the cause of millions of infections worldwide. Learn about the symptoms and treatment of these infections here.

Kill them with cuteness: The adorable thing bats do to catch prey

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PST

A Johns Hopkins University researcher noticed the bats he works with cocked their heads to the side, just like his pet Pug.

Tasmanian devils evolve to resist deadly cancer

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PST

Study could direct future research on cancer remission, recurrence.Tasmanian devils are evolving in response to a highly lethal and contagious form of cancer, a Washington State University...

Sick animals limit disease transmission by isolating themselves from their peers

Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PST

Sick wild house mice spend time away from their social groups, leading to a decrease in their potential for disease transmission according to a new study by evolutionary biologists from the...

Fire Ant Bites: Treatment, Symptoms, What They Look Like

Tue, 23 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PST

This article takes a look at fire ants and their bites or stings. This includes information on symptoms, treatment, home remedies, and prevention.

Drop in canine fertility may be due to environmental contaminants

Tue, 09 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PST

A fall in canine fertility has been linked with contaminants in the environment and in pet food. Findings mirror trends in declining human sperm quality.

All You Need to Know About Flea Bites

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PST

Learn all about flea bites, including what they look like, what symptoms they cause, and how to tell the difference between a flea bite and a bed bug bite.

Chickens could protect against malaria

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PST

Researchers reveal how odors emitted by chickens repel mosquitoes. The discovery could lead to new strategies to protect humans against malaria.

Model helps identify drugs to treat cat eye infections

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PST

It's a problem veterinarians see all the time, but there are few treatments.

Cat Scratch Fever: Everything You and Your Cat Need to Know

Sun, 17 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PST

Learn all about cat scratch fever, an infection that can occur when someone is bitten, licked, or scratched by a cat infected by B. henselae bacteria.