sponsored Vet Times Extra: Thomas Webb on pet obesity and behavioral science

Thomas Webb, a professor of psychology at the University of Sheffield, will explain how research insights into owner beliefs and behaviors can help support owners in the difficult journey of pet weight management. Prof Webb studies self-regulation, looking into how people control their thoughts, feelings and behavior in order to achieve their goals. Applying his … Read more

sponsored Vet Times Extra: Charlotte Dawson on anti-collagenase therapy for corneal ulcers

In this Vet Times Extra podcast, we are talking about eyes with veterinary ophthalmology specialist Charlotte Dawson. We will be chatting to Charlotte specifically about the use of anti-collagenase therapy in the management of corneal ulcers in dogs and cats. Charlotte Dawson BVetMed, DipECVO, MRCVS Charlotte Dawson graduated from the RVC in 2009, and after … Read more

sponsored Vet Times Extra: management of canine OA

Hannah Capon and Gwen Covey-Crump analyze the importance of not only achieving compliance, but also adherence and concordance (plus what those terms actually mean!). They also discuss new approaches and products that can positively impact the success of a canine OA care plan, including the first and only weekly oral NSAID, Daxocox®. Hannah Capon, MA, … Read more

Adders and slowworms to gain extra protection under new system in England | Wildlife

Adders and slowworms will be among animals given extra protection under plans by the government to “streamline” the process for protecting nature-rich areas. George Eustice, the environment secretary, said that he plans for brownfield and urban sites to be given greater protection as he scraps sites of special scientific interest (SSSIs) and special protected areas … Read more