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CBD and hemp product claims spike by 300 percent, says Trupanion

CBD and hemp product claims spike by 300 percent, says Trupanion

Pet insurer Trupanion says claims for CBD and hemp products increased by 300 percent between 2017 and 2018. Washington, New Jersey, Florida, and New York topped the list of states with the most claims.

Cornell CVM to offer new business program

Cornell CVM to offer new business program

Cornell University has launched the Center for Veterinary Business and Entrepreneurship to help grow research, training, and outreach in veterinary business. It will focus on four pillars: education, economics research, entrepreneurship, and intrapreneurship.

Royal Canin launches podcast for veterinarians

Royal Canin launches podcast for veterinarians

Having uncomfortable conversations with pet owners is the subject of the first episode in the nutrition company’s newly launched podcast for veterinarians. Vet Talk with Royal Canin will provide discussions and tips about the most common challenges in the industry.

University of Minnesota seeks participants for skin disease study

University of Minnesota seeks participants for skin disease study

UMN College of Veterinary Medicine is looking for candidates to enroll in an allergic skin disease study. The clinical trial will assess the safety and efficacy of a topical gel for dogs with atopic dermatitis. The study lasts 14 days and requires participants to visit UMN on day zero, seven, and 14.

Mars Petcare introduces new division focusing on collaboration

Mars Petcare introduces new division focusing on collaboration

Mars Petcare is launching Kinship, a collaboration platform for start-ups, veterinarians, and industry collaborators that provides them access to data, science, and industry expertise. The initiative will focus on three main areas: health care, nutrition, and science.