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2014-04-15 23:12:00

Marietta Vet Clinic and Julian Peckich DVM, veterinarian in Marietta, GA, will be hosting a low cost pet vaccination and microchip clinic at Verde Pointe Business Park on Saturday May 10, 2014 from 9 am to noon. An appointment is preferred, as walk-ins will not be guaranteed an appointment time. Marietta, GA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Marietta Vet Clinic, an animal clinic in Marietta, GA, understands the importance of having pets microchiped. They are hosting the first annual microchip and...

2014-03-31 12:27:31

Bayer HealthCare and the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) equip veterinarians with solutions to overcome an alarming trend--declining feline veterinary visits in spite of a growing cat population. SHAWNEE, Kan. and HILLSBOROUGH, N.J., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (JAVMA)--the prestigious, peer-reviewed animal health journal--published in their April edition, the findings of a feline health study conducted by...

2014-03-27 23:31:17

Marietta Vet Clinic and veterinarian, Julian Peckich DVM have announced every dog or cat will receive a treat from the office Easter basket when vaccinated the week before Easter 2014. The pet clinic expects the Easter bunny to deliver the basket Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014 and treats to be given out April 14-19 as supplies last. Marietta, GA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Marietta Vet Clinic and veterinarian, Julian Peckich DVM are celebrating the Easter holiday with a special gift for the dogs...

2013-09-24 10:33:27

From Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery (2013) The Feline Vaccination Advisory Panel of the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) issue new guidelines on vaccination schedules for feline patients based on risk assessment. The guidelines offer recommendations for vaccination of household pet cats, shelter house cats, and cats in breeding catteries. Updates to the guidelines include information on: -Vaccination frequency and interval -Core vs Non-core antigens...

2013-07-22 08:27:23

Bayer HealthCare partners with the American Association of Feline Practitioners to advance feline healthcare SHAWNEE, Kan. and HILLSBOROUGH, N.J., July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A study conducted by Bayer HealthCare, in collaboration with the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), found that more than half of the nation's cats (52 percent) had not been taken to the veterinarian within the last year for needed checkups. Because the first two years of a cat's life equal...

2013-05-02 16:28:23

Cats with renal disease also may have "silent killer" RALEIGH, N.C., May 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest known veterinary clinical trial of its kind with 35 study sites in the United States and Canada is currently evaluating cats with kidney disease to determine if they also have hypertension (high blood pressure). Kidney disease and hypertension often occur together, especially in older cats. Hypertension has been called a "silent killer" and is difficult to diagnose because...

2013-01-21 08:24:39

SHAWNEE, Kan. and HILLSBOROUGH, N.J., Jan. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study conducted by Bayer HealthCare, in collaboration with the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP), reveals that 78 percent of veterinarians believe that better care for cats represents one of the most significant, missed opportunities for the profession. The study found that 46 percent of veterinary clinics have recently started taking specific steps to increase visits among current feline patients,...

2012-09-21 02:23:34

SHAWNEE, Kan. and HILLSBOROUGH, N.J., Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bayer HealthCare LLC Animal Health Division and the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) today announced a new partnership designed to improve healthcare for America's cats. The partnership, which will work to uncover and remove the obstacles to routine veterinary care for cats, was announced at the AAFP's 2012 medical conference in Seattle. "Like dogs, cats require regular veterinary healthcare and,...

2011-09-01 15:20:00

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) today announced the publication of new health guidelines for dogs and cats. The guidelines were developed in response to startling statistics that indicate visits to veterinarians are declining while preventable diseases in pets are increasing. The guidelines are designed to provide the foundation for the veterinary practice team...

2011-02-14 15:38:00

First confirmed case since January 2010 SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Laboratory tests today confirmed that a 6-year-old cat in Wisconsin contracted the H1N1 influenza virus, the first confirmed case of H1N1 in a U.S. pet since January 2010. A second cat in the household tested negative after it also developed severe respiratory disease, although it is now presumed that it too had the virus. Both cats were euthanized after failing to respond to treatment....


Latest Feline vaccination Reference Libraries

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2011-01-11 13:17:04

Feline leukemia virus (FeLV), a retrovirus that infects cats, is transmitted between infected cats through saliva and nasal secretions. If the cat's immune system does not take care of the disease then it can be lethal due to it being a cancer of blood cells called lymphocytes. Symptoms can vary from loss of appetite, to poor coat condition, infections of the skin, bladder and respiratory tract, oral disease, seizures, lymphadenopathy, skin lesions, fatigue, fever, weight loss,...

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2011-01-11 13:06:23

Feline calicivirus (FCV), in the Caliciviridae family, is one of two important viral causes of respiratory infection in cats. FCV can be isolated from around 50 percent of cats with upper respiratory infection. The various strains of FCV vary in virulence. Since it is an RNA virus it has a high elasticity of its genome which makes it more adaptable to environmental pressures. This causes the development of vaccines more difficult. In infected cats it has been shown that the gene for the...

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