The World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) recently unveiled their first-ever guidelines for veterinary dentistry. The guidelines are aimed at improving recognition of dental problems and diseases, increasing standards of care and pain management, and encouraging a greater emphasis on dentistry in veterinary education.
Congratuations: Dr. Susi Cienciala, equine vet from BC, wins inaugural Dr. Carol Morgan Memorial Award!
Dr. Cienciala will use the award funds to further her studies, and help improve equine wellbeing and care by bringing the science of how horses learn to veterinary students in Canada.
Feline Anesthesia and Pain Management: A new book co-edited by Université de Montréal Associate Professor Dr. Paulo Steagall
Update your skills and enhance your confidence with this definitive, practical guide to feline anesthesia and pain management.
Veterinarians without Borders (VWB) is an intra-national organization that works to promote animal and human health, long-term sustainability, and independence in communities around the world. Volunteers like Dr. Anne Drew play an important role in VWB’s work around the world. Find out about her most recent assignment working with poor farmers in Laos.
Meet Tianna Brand, a Canadian who’s now Head of the Programmes Department at the World Organisation for Animal Health (OiE)
The AAHA’s new Healthy Workplace Culture Initiative kicks off with Veterinary Team Wellbeing resource
As healthcare professionals, we know that prevention is better than treatment. That’s why the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) has published a groundbreaking guide focused on the promotion of wellbeing and prevention of mental health issues amongst veterinary professionals. This is the premier publication of the AAHA’s new Healthy Workplace Culture Initiative.
Blacklegged ticks – and the Lyme disease they can carry – are spreading in New Brunswick. To help track where they are now, and to project where they will be in the future, the Mount Allison Lyme Research Network has teamed up with the Geospatial Modelling Lab to create an interactive mapping portal: The Maritime Tick Portal. Through the website, veterinarians, researchers, and the general public can keep on top of tick spread in the province.
November 14, 2017 - Nestlé Purina PetCare Hosts Vet Education Summit on Canine Cognitive Dysfunction Syndrome
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Results of a study on the effectiveness of two isoxazolines in controlling flea populations in premises and on naturally infested dogs, presented by Dr. Michael Dryden... a.k.a. Dr. Flea.