Ask The Vet: Can a cat infect its owner with toxoplasmosis? Should you give a dog a bone?, Home & Design News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – In this 14-day column, National Parks Board veterinarians answer questions about pet health and behavior I’ve heard that I can get toxoplasmosis in cats. Should I get rid…

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…

Pet Owners Face Long Waits, Veterinarians Deal With Burnout As Pandemic Impact Hits ER Vet Offices – CBS Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – During the entire pandemic, staff shortages were the order of the day, especially in the catering sector. People may not know that veterinary medicine is experiencing something…

A Cork vet transformed death row in dog pounds

Twenty years ago the dog population in Ireland was out of control. Over 20,000 unwanted dogs were euthanized in Ireland’s dog pounds each year. Fast forward to 2021 and the…

Cat’s lame leg needs vet visit

I have a 17 year old cat who has been lame on the left forefoot for three months. My vet makes house calls like you do, and she’s suggested that…

Vet medicines: ‘Ample opportunity’ to address concerns

According to the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA), there are “many ways” under the EU’s Veterinary Medicines Regulation to address concerns of farmers, licensed dealers and veterinary pharmacies about upcoming changes…

Gateshead vet appointed Church of Scotland’s first veterinary minister

A Gateshead Vet is the Church of Scotland’s first dedicated pastor for the veterinary community. Rev. Allan Wright was ordained on Saturday in St Andrew’s Parish Church in Newcastle. The…

How to tell if your cat needs to see a vet

While no one likes going to the vet with their pet, new research has found that half of Australian cat owners admit they avoid regularly checking their pet. A recent…

These are 10 of the healthiest breeds of adorable dog that won’t need many vet visits

In the past 18 months, many of us have welcomed a new four-legged friend into our homes as dog ownership at the Kennel Club increased nearly eight percent in 2020.…

Arlesey vet appeals for home for rescue cat Charlie

A poor cat rescued from death row by a veterinarian is looking for a home forever. Charlie was rescued from a charity by veterinarian Jo Ditzel, who lives in Arlesey,…