The many mental health challenges of veterinary medicine intensified during pandemic

SOUTHERN COLORADO — A long day is a simple way to say it. Veterinary clinics across the country are short-staffed and scheduling clients out months in advance. Many colleagues left…

A flu pandemic could be even worse than Covid-19 has been, National Academy of Medicine says

Work must begin now to begin next generation vaccine development and build capacity in low and middle income countries to make their own vaccines without relying on the supply of…

‘Oh my gosh, the kittens!’ How the pandemic unleashed bedlam in veterinary clinics | US news

At the beginning of the pandemic, Dr. Monica Mansfield, a veterinarian from Medway, Massachusetts, is struck by a recurring nightmare. “There were these vulnerable kittens in my basement and I…

Cat owners’ perceptions during the COVID-19 pandemic

Researchers assessed the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on domestic cat welfare, as well as owners’ experiences with their cat (s). An online survey with 21 questions was distributed internationally.…

Veterinary technician, other staff members talk about pandemic experiences

Months after the pandemic, Ashli ​​Selke, a qualified veterinary technician, was overwhelmed. “I cried on the way to work,” she says. Selke is President-elect of the National Association of Veterinary…

Dog bites spike during pandemic

Links to the breadcrumb trail news Local news The health department handles requests for rabies status reports Author of the article: Monte Sonnenberg Publication date: 04 Oct 2021 • 10…

Why the pandemic was bad news for your cat

By Lauren Finka, Nottingham Trent University Those of us who own pets likely enjoyed their company in the depths of the pandemic. Not only are pets potentially good for our…

Why the pandemic made some cats sick with stress – and how we can help them

Those of us who own pets likely enjoyed their company in the depths of the pandemic. Not only are pets potentially good for our physical health, they also promote our…

Pet owners face long waits, veterinarians deal with burnout as pandemic impact hits ER vet offices

By Amy Wadas Click here for updates on this story PITTSBURGH, PA (KDKA) – Staff shortages have been the order of the day throughout the pandemic, especially in the food…

Oregon veterinarians struggle through the pandemic

Veterinary Medicine was hit hard during the pandemic with understaffing and many in the industry being overworked. Oregonians have had to face long wait times with some unable to see…