‘Once-in-a-lifetime companion’: Pebbles, world’s oldest dog, dies aged 22 | Animals

Pebbles, the world’s oldest dog, has died. The 22-year old Toy Fox Terrier from South Carolina died on Monday of natural causes, the dog’s owners said, via Instagram. “She was a once in a lifetime companion and it was our honor to have had the blessing to have had her as a pet and a … Read more

Free webinar to explain the bacterial risks of raw feeding in companion animals – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Horiba is hosting a free CPD webinar for veterinary nurses, where Dr Conor O’Halloran BVSc MSc PhD MRCVS will explain the bacteriological risks and benefits of feeding a raw diet to companion animals, on Thursday 7th July 2022 at 7.30pm. Feeding companion animals with unprocessed products has become increasingly popular, and whilst ready-prepared raw pet … Read more

Ep 68: Companion animal pain management, with Nuria Quesada Vicent

Pain is defined by the International Association for the Study of Pain as “an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with, or resembling that associated with, actual or potential tissue damage”. Companion animal pain physiology, and its classification, is complex and dynamic. In this Vet Times podcast, Nuria Quesada Vicent discusses definitions, treatment options and … Read more

Dermatology: latest findings in companion animal skin disease

The past year, 2021, has definitely been very dedicated to the cat and its allergic conditions. Unlike for human and canine atopic dermatitis (CAD), a very low number of publications were published regarding the immunopathogenesis of feline allergic syndrome. For that reason, it is always exciting when new investigations are developed and questions regarding the … Read more