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Grants Given to Fight Canine Epilepsy, Hypothyroidism

Research into epilepsy and hypothyroidism gets significant funding from the AKC Canine Health Foundation.

American Humane Association Honors 2- and 4-Legged Heroes

Dr. Eva DeCozio and veterinary technician Signe Corbin win inaugural awards at the annual Hero Dogs ceremony.

NexGard Success Triggers Factory Expansion

Merial will step up production of the flea and tick killer NexGard.

Legal Fight Escalates Between Purina, Blue Buffalo

In what Blue Buffalo labels a “smear campaign,” Nestlé Purina renews an attack on its competitor’s products.

Colorado State Vets Help Ailing Military Dog

Kay, a former war dog who suffers from an inoperable heart tumor, has an improved quality of life after surgery at Colorado State University.

Jaguar Animal Health Has Taste for New Drugs

Gastrointestinal drug developer Jaguar Animal Health files its eighth Investigational New Animal Drug application.

Space Available in Golden Retriever Study

Morris Animal Foundation needs 1,000 more golden retrievers to participate in a long-term health study.

They Ate WHAT?! - A Look Behind The Popular Contest

A brief history of VPN's They Ate WHAT?! annual contest.

Study Offers Surprising Look at True Health of Cats

Tests and pet owner input show that many cats may not be as healthy as they appear.

Sleepypod Dog Harness Earns Top Rating From Safety Group

The new Clickit Sport was evaluated under the Center for Pet Safety’s Harness Certification Program.

Kindred Unsuccessful With First Canine Drug

Kindred’s CereKin osteoarthritis medication did not perform up to expectations.

Share this National Take Your Cat To Vet Day Graphic

With National Take Your Cat To The Vet Day coming up tomorrow, use this graphic to get your clients with felines to set up their appointments today.

Purina to Offer Brain Supplement in Some Foods

Brain Protection Blend targets risk factors linked to brain aging.

Vets Say Why they Use Laser Therapy

Veterinarians weigh in on why they offer laser therapy and how they use it.

U.S. Cracks Down on Sale of Foreign Puppies

Puppies under 6 months old may be admitted to the United States if they are a personal pet, breeding stock, or a show, competition or training dog.

Purdue to Develop Standards for Dog Breeders

A two-year project aims to produce voluntary best practices in the canine breeding industry.

VPI Wellness Plans Win AAHA’s Endorsement

Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. is in a select group that includes MWI Veterinary Supply and CareCredit.

Veterinary Anesthetic Alfaxan Approved for U.S. Distribution

Alfaxan (alfaxalone 10 mg/mL) is approved for use in cats and dogs.

Secrets Of Feline Tooth Extraction

Extracting cat teeth can seem daunting, but these tips and tricks will make the process easier.

Alabama, Louisiana Lead Nation in Heartworm Disease

Alabama veterinary hospitals and animal shelters each diagnosed an average of 90 heartworm-positive dogs in 2013, compared to 31 per site in 2010.

Veterinarian Saves Kitten’s Life

A veterinarian saves the life of an abused kitten.

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