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Dog ownership good for children’s health
Dog ownership good for children’s health
Family dog ownership can have a positive effect on preschoolers’ physical activity and sleep habits, the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI) reports. Researchers from Telethon Kids Institute and the University of Western Australia (UWA) analyzed data from 1,336 children, aged two to five, as part of Play Spaces and Environments for Children’s Physical Activity (PLAYCE), an observational study investigating the influence of the childcare environment on young children’s physical activity.
The Reality of Veterinary Surgery Ergonomics
 
 
The Reality of Veterinary Surgery Ergonomics
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One of the greatest challenges of Work-Related Musculo-Skeletal Disorders (WRMSD) is that they can come on slowly. They can be easy to ignore initially. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) issued ergonomic guidelines to help veterinarians catch problems early.
Why diagnosing OA pain in cats in not easy
 
Why diagnosing OA pain in cats in not easy
Osteoarthritis (OA) is among the most common age-related conditions in cats. Research suggests 30 to 90 percent of older cats shows signs of OA, and many experience pain and dysfunction.
Brain teaser! Can you solve this puzzle?
 
Brain teaser! Can you solve this puzzle?
An eight-year-old standard poodle presents after being found with a distended abdomen at a boarding facility.
Anesthesia focus of upcoming VetCE Virtual event
 
Anesthesia focus of upcoming VetCE Virtual event
Featuring three consecutive RACE-approved, one-hour presentations, “Snooze-Proof Anesthesia” will take place April 23, beginning at noon ET. Early bird pricing is available until April 15!
UC Davis scores top marks in veterinary science
 
UC Davis scores top marks in veterinary science
Four American veterinary colleges have landed in the top 10 for the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings, with University of California, Davis (UC Davis) securing the second-place spot for the third year in a row.
Pet-safe cleaning/renovation tips for clients
 
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Get VetCE Virtual for FREE with VPN Plus+!
 
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