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Antibiotic Use in Cats and Dogs
Researchers look to veterinarians, digital records in ambitious data-collection effort
Relax, humans! I’m not going to start the next pandemic.
cbd and anxious dogs
A new observational study suggests the answer is yes.
African wild dog
Wild and untameable, yet strikingly similar to the much-loved pet dogs that share our homes
César Chávez and His Dogs
An iconic figure in the history of American farm labor was influenced by his German Shepherds.
dogs detect coronavirus
In a proof-of-concept study led by the School of Veterinary Medicine, dogs identified positive samples with 96% accuracy.
Curbside Veterinary Service
Some veterinarians discover pros to the pandemic protocol
Prevent Extraneous Testing (PET) Act, a.k.a. SB 252 California
If passed, the PET Act will make some of those tests illegal in California.
Dogs in the study wore activity monitors on their collars for a two-week period, and their owners filled out a questionnaire on the dogs' sleep patterns.
Study sets baseline for sleep patterns in healthy adult dogs.
Major, President Joe Biden & Champ Photo by Adam Schultz, Chief Official White House Photographer
Major is involved in an embarrassing incident at the White House.
Patient Iris and her assistance dog Sandy in the recovery room after surgery. While dogs may be allowed in recovery rooms their access is often restricted due to concerns over hygiene. (Photograph courtesy of Utrecht University)
Assistance dogs’ paws are cleaner than their users’ shoe soles, Utrecht University researchers discover.