All posts tagged veterinarian

World Animal Day’s ‘Animal Photos of the Year’ challenge!

Following the success of last year’s competition, World Animal Day HQ has launched its second international ‘Animal Photos of the Year’ challenge. The contest is aimed at both amateur and […]

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy – A future game changer in the companion animal space?

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) is an important clinical tool in the human healthcare population and in many ways has revolutionised the treatment of acute and chronic complex wounds. It […]

The sensory gardens where rescued Greyhounds learn to be pets

On 30 May 2021 five new gardens were opened at ‘Greysland’; Greyhound Rescue’s Rehabilitation and Rehoming centre at Bargo, NSW. Nat Panzarino, Greyhound Rescue’s President, explains: “These unique gardens are […]

Animal Welfare League NSW continues to assist with the state’s flood relief and evacuation efforts

As heavy rain continues to pummel parts of New South Wales, and large swathes of the urban sprawl and regional areas reel under dangerous flood situations, Animal Welfare League NSW […]

‘Stealthy’ stem cells better for treating tendon injuries in horses

Treating equine donor stem cells with a growth factor called TGF-β2 may allow them to avoid “tripping” the immune response in recipients, according to new research from North Carolina State […]

Researchers identify five types of cat owner

Cat owners fall into five categories in terms of their attitudes to their pets’ roaming and hunting, according to a new study. University of Exeter researchers surveyed UK cat owners […]

Study confirms cats can become infected with and may transmit COVID-19 to other cats

In a study published recently in the New England Journal of Medicine, scientists in the U.S. and Japan report that in the laboratory, cats can readily become infected with SARS-CoV-2, the […]

More than one billion animals killed in Australian bushfires

Professor Chris Dickman has revised his estimate of the number of animals killed in bushfires in NSW to more than 800 million animals, with a national impact of more than […]

Reading dogs’ facial expressions is learned, not innate

Dogs were the first domesticated animal, with humans and dogs sharing more than 40,000 years of social interactions and life together. According to the co-domestication hypothesis, this process allowed humans […]