Latest Canine parvovirus Stories

2012-08-17 23:03:59

Says Revolutionary Chemical-Free Steam Sanitization Systems Are Scientifically Proven To Wipe Out Canine Parvovirus Disease. Lake Forest, Illinois (PRWEB) August 17, 2012 1-800-GO-VAPOR.com, a leading marketer of vapor steam cleaners with customers in every state in the nation and seven foreign countries, today announced that it intends to actively market the Ladybug Tekno 2350 steam cleaner to animal hospitals. “Disinfectants are used everyday by animal health care staff to kill...

2012-08-05 23:03:37

TANCS®-Equipped Ladybug Steam Cleaners Are Scientifically Proven To Wipe Out The Highly Contagious Disease Of Dogs Without Toxic Chemicals Lake Forest, Illinois (PRWEB) August 04, 2012 Steam cleaners armed with Ladybug´s proprietary patented Thermo Accelerated Nano Crystal Sanitation technology–or TANCS®–have already been scientifically proven to eradicate the NDM-1 strain of Klebsiella pneumoniae bacteria and wipe out the drug-resistant MRSA infection with a level...

2012-06-12 23:03:23

The TANCS® equipped steam vapor sanitation system now shown effective against this common pet affliction. Everett, WA (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 Advanced Vapor Technologies has announced the results of TANCS steam vapor sanitation for protecting pets from Canine parvovirus disease. Tests show that steam vapor cleaning using TANCS® sanitizes surfaces at a higher effective level than traditional cleaning and is a proven method for killing microbes. In tests done by Microbiotest and Nelson...

2011-06-07 07:00:00

UNION CITY, Calif., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, today announced the Company's Animal Health group has added two new rapid diagnostic tests, the VetScan Canine Parvovirus Rapid Test and the VetScan Giardia Rapid Test. The VetScan Canine Parvovirus Rapid Test was launched in March 2011 and the VetScan Giardia Rapid Test began selling in May 2011 and both rapid tests have been well...

2011-01-24 04:42:00

ORLANDO, Florida, January 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Canine VacciCheck was discussed during a panel discussion in a vaccination symposium at the NAVC. During this panel discussion, a question was raised as to the options available regarding checking for titers for the core vaccines of Hepatitis, Parvovirus and Distemper. Professor Ronald Schultz from the University of Wisconsin mentioned the Canine VacciCheck as a novel "in house" option for titer checking. Professor Schultz...

2011-01-05 08:00:00

ORLANDO, Florida, January 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Biogal-Galed Labs and Modern Veterinary Therapeutics, LLC (Miami, FL) Announce the Official Launch of Biogal's Canine VacciCheck in the USA. Biogal will officially launch the Canine VacciCheck in the USA at the North American Veterinary Conference (NAVC) on January 15-19th 2011 in Orlando, Florida. This conference is the major event of the year in the United States for the small animal veterinarian industry, attracting over 15,000...

2004-12-29 10:22:18

Owners urged to get pets vaccinated against parvo HealthDayNews -- Canine parvovirus, an organism that can sicken and kill dogs, has undergone epidemic-like growth since its appearance more than 25 years ago and is capable of doubling its population size every few years. That's the conclusion of a new study on the virus, which experts hope will motivate people to get their dogs -- especially puppies, which are often given as Christmas presents and are especially vulnerable -- vaccinated...

Latest Canine parvovirus Reference Libraries

2011-01-05 16:08:12

The B19 virus, or parvovirus, was the first found human virus in the parvovirus family. It causes a childhood rash called fifth disease also commonly called slapped cheek syndrome. Yvonne Cossart discovered it by chance in 1975. It gained its name, B19, due to the labeled Petri dishes it was found in. The virus is classified as erythrovirus due to its capability to invade red blood cell precursors in the bone marrow. It is primarily spread by infected respiratory droplets. Symptoms...

2011-01-05 15:57:49

Canine parvovirus type 2 is a virus affecting dogs. It is highly contagious and spread from dog to dog through direct or indirect contact with feces. It can be highly dangerous for puppies that don't have maternal antibodies. It can present in cardiac or intestinal form. Vomiting and dysentery are common signs of the intestinal form while respiratory and cardiovascular failure are signs of the cardiac form. Vaccines can prevent infection but when not treated mortality can reach 91%. People...

2011-01-05 13:57:34

Canine coronavirus, of the Coronaviridae family, is a virus that causes a highly contagious intestinal disease in dogs. It was discovered in 1971 in Germany during an outbreak in sentry dogs. It replicates in the villi of the small intestine. Intestinal disease can be related to virus-induced apoptosis of cells. Originally the virus was thought to be very severe but is now considered to be very mild. It can, however, be serious if the dog is also infected with canine parvovirus....

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  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
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This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'