‘Embrace’ remote prescribing or sector at ‘risk’

Vets must be trusted to use their judgment to deliver the most appropriate care for animals, owners and themselves, a telemedicine company has warned. Vet-Al, which offers virtual services through the Joii Pet Care app, has backed reforms that would relax the current rules on remote prescribing. The comments came as the company claimed a … Read more

Vet telemedicine firm lobbies for remote prescribing to be permitted again – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Veterinary telemedicine firm Vet AI, which offers video consultations to pet owners via its Joii Pet Care app, is now calling for remote prescribing – without a physical exam or the back up of a veterinary premises – to be allowed permanently. The company says it is calling for the change after analyzing the records … Read more

Country diary: A scent-filled walk to a remote lake | Wildlife

or path slants out of Cwm Nantcol through Coed Crafnant. Among sessile oaks, migrant birds throng after exhausting journeys from Africa. The air is melodic with the velvet diminuendo of willow warblers; leaves of the trees have not yet opened, concealing their perpetual activity among high branches. Pied flycatchers – miniature magpies in stroboscopic dance-mode … Read more

VetCT trials smart glasses for giving remote expert clinical support to practitioners – VetNurse News – Vet Nurse

Veterinary teleradiology and teleconsulting company VetCT is trialling the use of smart glasses to give remote clinical support to veterinary surgeons. For the trial, the company has partnered with Pennard Vets in Kent, where they’re using Google Glass to transmit what the practitioner sees straight to the consulting experts at VetCT. The remote VetCT specialist … Read more

No One Would Help ‘Dying Dog’ In Remote Mountain Village, So They Took Over

We absolutely love reading about heroes who help those without voices. People who work hard to rescue and save animals hold a special place in our hearts. You’re going to love this story and video below, enjoy. Please be sure to SHARE it with a friend or family member! When two rescue workers heard about … Read more