Eye specialist calls on vet practices to refer cataract cases quicker – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

James Oliver MRCVS, a European and RCVS specialist in veterinary ophthalmology at Dick White Referrals, is calling on veterinary practices to refer dogs with cataracts caused by diabetes cases urgently to avoid irreversible sight loss. James says he is sticking his neck out after seeing a significant increase in cases where dogs with diabetes are … Read more

Allergies affecting horses – how RVNs can support such cases

Allergies are commonly seen in equine patients. This article will look at two of the main respiratory and skin allergies that affect horses, and investigate how the RVN can assist the vet with the diagnosis and treatment of these disorders. Equine asthma Equine asthma (EA) is one of the most common respiratory diseases of modern-day … Read more

Anderson Moores confirms two more Alabama rot cases

Two more cases of potentially fatal cutaneous and renal glomerular vasculopathy (CRGV) have been confirmed in the UK – bringing this year total number to five. Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists in Winchester – which has been leading research into CRGV, also known as Alabama rot – has confirmed cases in Bristol and Devon. Leading the … Read more

More cases of Alabama Rot in the West Country – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists has confirmed two more cases of the usually fatal cutaneous and renal glomerular vasculopathy (CRGV), otherwise known as Alabama Rot. The two cases came from Bristol and Kingsbridge, Devon, taking the total number this year to five countrywide. David Walker, American, RCVS and EBVS European specialist in small animal internal medicine, … Read more