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Accreditation Panel Says Oregon Zoo Understaffed

Two veterinarians, two vet techs and a part-time hospital keeper aren't enough to meet animal needs at the Oregon Zoo.

For Kangaroo Health, WesternU Springs Into Action

Two kangaroos used in film and TV productions were neutered at the Western University of Health Sciences veterinary clinic.

Antibiotic Use in Animals on Decline in Europe

Animal antibiotic sales fell by 15 percent in Europe, raising hope in the war on antibiotic resistance.

Blue Buffalo Says Supplier Mislabeled Pet Food Ingredient

Poultry byproduct meal may have been used in some food, Blue Buffalo acknowledges as its legal war continues with Purina.

Mississippi Vet School Expands Partnership with Jackson Zoo

The aim of the expanded partnership is to provide more research opportunities for both institutions.

Banfield Book Teaches Responsible Pet Ownership

The newly published “My Very, Very Busy Day!” is available at Banfield veterinary hospitals nationwide.

Officials Downplay Ebola Risk in Pets

Authorities emphasize that cats, dogs and other domesticated animals are not believed to transmit the disease.

Bayer Adds Vet-only Dermoscent Skin Products

Bayer obtains exclusive U.S. rights to Dermoscent skin care products for cats and dogs.

Nestlé Unveils Improved Australia Pet Food Factory

The Nestlé Purina Blayney plant will add wet pet food to its 100,000-ton annual output.

Vets Plus ‘Shell’ Protects Probiotics in Soft Chews

Microencapsulation is being used in Vets Plus soft chews to preserve the stability of probiotic microorganisms.

University of Surrey Welcomes First Vet Students

The United Kingdom now has eight veterinary schools.

Is One Health the New Veterinary Medicine?

One Health seeks to unite medical and environmental professionals and associations.

Why You Shouldn’t Skimp on Quality Control​

Don't be over-reliant on technology that you forget to perform adequate quality control.

Kemin Sells Resources Pet Supplements to Garmon

Garmon will add Resources pet nutraceuticals to a lineup that includes NaturVet and and Overby Farm.

Are you a SuperTech?

National Veterinary Technician Week is October 12 through 18. We look at 20 characteristics of the SuperTech.

Ross University Vet School Names Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs

Dr. Juan Samper will lead the school’s clinical training program.

Ch-Ch-Changes

Today's generation are not out to make a career with one company, and that's not necessarily a bad thing.

Tuskegee University Becomes a Tobacco Free Campus

The campus joins more than 1,300 colleges and universities around the country in kicking tobacco use to the curb.

Is Plasma The Future Of Veterinary Medicine?

A case for cold plasma medicine was made—and rewarded—at the KC Animal Health Corridor Investment Forum.

Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER Premieres Oct. 4

Dr. Susan Kelleher will star in “Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER,” a six-part series on Nat Geo Wild.

Pet Blogger, Vet Lorie Huston Dies at 54

Lorie Huston, who practiced at Hoffman Animal Hospital in Providence, R.I., was president of the Cat Writers’ Association.

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