Dog trainers and breeders have shared where they draw their inspiration when naming dozens of dogs each year.
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A 3D medical virtualisation technology company in the United States has announced the launch of the Anatomage Dog, the most detailed dog cadaver in the world.
A new study by the American Veterinary Medical Association’s Language of Veterinary Care Initiative has identified the words and phrases that best resonate with clients when talking about veterinary care.
The world’s largest study into cherry eye in dogs has identified 17 breeds at increased risk of developing the condition, including the Neapolitan mastiff, English bulldog, Lhasa apso and great Dane, among others.
A new study will provide insight into whether veterinarians, veterinary technicians and other members of the animal care industry feel prepared to provide essential services in the midst of a pandemic.
Veterinarians Dr Arthur C Webster and Dr Robert Johnson have both been honoured as Members of the Order of Australia (AM) in this week’s Australia Day honours list.
The AVA has published antimicrobial prescribing guidelines for dairy cattle, incorporating an overview of the core principles of the appropriate use of antimicrobial agents, followed by comprehensive prescribing information.
A group of US vets have formed a not-for-profit organisation with the mission of training other vets in honeybee medicine.
Billed as the most advanced biometric dog collar ever built, the Smart Dog Collar will track a pet’s location and health metrics.
Celebrating Betty White’s 83-year legacy as a passionate animal welfare advocate, fundraiser and spokesperson.
The official veterinarian of the North Pole, Dr José Arce, has given Santa’s reindeer the “all-clear” for their Christmas Eve flight.
An album of birdsong has made pop music history by reaching #3 in the ARIA album chart, soaring past the likes of ABBA and Taylor Swift.
United States veterinarian Dr Patty Khuly has outlined her six steps for streamlining veterinary practice workflow.
The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) has called for a federal government tax rebate for pet insurance.
An innovative new biodegradable ‘flat-pack’ shelter will provide refuge for native animals left exposed and vulnerable after bushfires.
A world-first parvovirus disease surveillance and alerting system has been launched, designed to quickly and easily log any parvovirus cases.
Researchers from the Threatened Species Recovery Hub have produced several resources about the impact of cats on Australia’s native wildlife.
A greater understanding of the important role veterinary nurses hold in practice is required by the pet owners, a new study has found.