Now that we’ve touched on weight management and the nutritional management of gastrointestinal disease in our first two issues, it is time to focus on our senior pets in this third edition of APPETITE, our exclusive magazine on nutrition. In this third issue, CommuniVET™ reviews the many nutritional needs of seniors—based on their medical conditions and health status and provides some tips on feeding management and nutritional supplements. National Senior Pet Month is coming up in November,...
Shining a light on the PHOVIA® system, Vetoquinol’s new approach to managing veterinary dermatology cases
ABOUT PHOVIA® What is the PHOVIA® system? A revolutionary new technology in skin care, that uses polychromatic fluorescent light energy (FLE) It’s a two-part system that includes the use of a multi-LED lamp and a chromophore gel A new topical solution intended to support the skin’s own regeneration mechanismsAn easy-to-use, 2-part skin care system that can be combined with systemic antibiotics…and more Why PHOVIA®? Skin disease is common in pets but often frustrating to manageMany skin...
Filavac VHD K C+V – a vaccine to help prevent Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease – is now available in Canada
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has reported multiple outbreaks of the Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus-2 (RHDV2) in Ontario, Quebec, Alberta, and British Columbia. This newly emerging disease is highly contagious, fatal, and without treatment. The only prevention is immunization with a vaccine that, until recently, was not licensed in Canada. Ceva Animal Health recognizes the impact of this serious infectious disease on veterinary teams and pet owners, and the urgent need for a...
Don’t miss Hill’s Global Symposium, a free educational event featuring cutting edge topics in dermatology
FREE VIRTUAL EVENTSEPTEMBER 29, 2022 | 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST Exciting topics, outstanding speakers Microbiome and the skinApproach to pruritic pediatric canine patientsDietary management of cutaneous adverse food reactions…and more Free and virtual 100% free for everyone, invite your friends and colleagues!View the content from the comfort of your own digital device RACE-approved CE Earn up to 6.5 hours of RACE credits0.5 RACE CE credit / 30 min lecture This content is sponsored and does not...
Win up to $1500 through the CommuniVET PowerUP fund – created to support the professional development of Canadian RVTs
Participate in the first-ever CommuniVET™ PowerUp fund contest and you could win a prize value of up to $1,500 to pursue your career aspirations! PowerUp is a special fund by CommuniVET™ recently created to help cover the costs associated with the professional development of Canadian RVTs. To be considered for the PowerUp fund, RVTs must post a 60-second or less video on Facebook or submit to us at [email protected] describing how the financial support will be used to help enhance their...
RVT PWR – An empowering virtual event for Canadian RVTs organized by CommuniVET, in partnership with RVTTC
Join RVTs from across Canada for RVT PWR, a day-long virtual event focused on empowering RVTs and elevating the profession. Meet inspiring registered veterinary technologists and technicians (RVTs) from across Canada who are embracing their power and blazing new trails.Discover how you can create a rewarding, life-long career that aligns with your personal and professional aspirations.Take part in a unique “NO-BARRIER” online event celebrating RVT Month, and honouring our profession. NO...
This September, CommuniVET™ invites veterinary team members to participate in a month-long self-care challenge sponsored by Merck Animal Health
Self-care is sometimes associated with selfishness, self-indulgence and self-centeredness – a perception that couldn’t be further from the truth, especially when it comes to you and your veterinary colleagues, who dedicate your lives to caring for others. Self-care is about recovery, rejuvenation and restoration of balance. It affects more than just you. It helps you "refill your tank," so you have more to give back to others. In that respect, self-care is a truly SELFLESS act. From...
We hope you enjoyed the articles and resources on weight management in the first issue of APPETITE. This second issue focuses on another hot topic, nutritional management of gastrointestinal (GI) disease. With a plethora of therapeutic GI diets, we understand that making the most of the available options can be challenging. In this issue, CommuniVET™ brings you a wealth of information and practical tips to help you grasp the benefits of various nutritional approaches, and choose the optimal...
How has raising chihuahuas and competing in endurance riding fostered Robin’s passion for nutrition? Why did she choose nutrition over other specialties? Watch this exclusive video, in which Robin shares her love for nutrition and discusses its importance as a speciality in the clinic. She introduces us to her own furry family and shares a fun moment at work. Tune in to learn the topic of her first textbook and for advice on technicians who are interested in specializing in nutrition.