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2014-04-08 16:21:33

Milk-Bone® Teams Up With Target Chip Ganassi Racing and IndyCar Driver Tony Kanaan for Dog Adoption Event at Long Beach, CA Shelter SAN FRANCISCO, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prospective and hopeful pet parents can race down to the spcaLA P.D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village and Education Center on April 10 to meet the newest member of the family best, along with Target Chip Ganassi Racing IndyCar driver Tony Kanaan. Milk-Bone(®), the brand pet parents have loved and...

2014-04-08 08:32:47

Technology can enable clinicians to assess patient's response to treatment accurately WAUKESHA, Wis., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GE Healthcare, a unit of General Electric Company (NYSE: GE), today announced that it received U.S. FDA 510(k) clearance of its Q.Clear^ technology - technology that can provide up to two times improvement in both quantitative accuracy and image quality in PET/CT imaging. This is an innovative new tool for clinicians across the entire care continuum...

2014-04-07 23:03:51

The global diagnostic market has been divided into five segments, namely, X-ray imaging systems, computed tomography (CT) systems, ultrasound systems, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems, and nuclear imaging systems (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/diagnostic-imaging-market-411.html). (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 The report “Diagnostic Imaging Market by X-ray Systems (Digital, Analog, Portable), Computed Tomography, Ultrasound Imaging Systems (2D, 3D, 4D, Doppler), MRI...

2014-04-07 23:02:21

Pet owners should have their new puppies checked by a veterinarian. Malverne, NY (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Assisi Veterinary Hospital is now offering a "New Puppy Exam Special" where they will conduct a complete, "Nose Tip to Tail Tip" full exam for a new puppy. When getting a new puppy, pet owners should always have the puppy checked by a veterinarian. Pet owners should always make certain their new four-legged family member starts life with a clean bill of health. An...

2014-04-07 08:24:46

NEW YORK, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pet Wall of Fame selects boutique public relations firm Whitegate PR as their agency of record. The majority of pet owners realize the emotional, and/or physical support their animal companions provide. Those who love animals understand the happiness they bring and the purpose they add to our lives. The Pet Wall of Fame invites pets to be part of history. Creating the First Pet Wonder of The World, the Pet Wall of Fame is building a historic,...

2014-04-04 23:31:59

Biopolymers/Bioplastics Market report provides a comprehensive review of major market drivers, restraints, opportunities, winning imperatives, challenges, and key issues in the market - (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biopolymers-bioplastics-market-88795240.html). (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The report, "Biopolymers/Bioplastics Market By Type (Bio PET, Bio PE, PLA, PHA, Bio PBS, Starch Blends, and Regenerated Cellulose), By Application (Packaging, Bottles, Fibers,...

2014-04-01 23:26:13

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp is attempting to submit the idea, the Surgical Coveralls For Domesticated Pets, to companies for their consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 No pet owner wants to watch their pets suffer, which is why an inventor from Teaneck, N.J., created a prototype for the patent-pending SURGICAL COVERALLS FOR DOMESTICATED PETS. The invention protects a wound area after spaying, neutering or body surgery. The accessory prevents the animal from chewing,...

2014-04-01 08:29:41

CHICAGO, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- K9 Fit Club, the nation's first indoor workout facility for dogs and their parents, is proudly teaming up with America's best-loved pet insurer, Petplan, to offer pet parents the paw-fect way to keep furry friends healthy long into old age. The new partnership combines K9 Fit Club's focus on an active, healthy lifestyle with Petplan's comprehensive coverage for unexpected illnesses and injuries. You could say it's a match made in doggy heaven!...

2014-03-31 23:25:19

New research report “Biopolymers/Bioplastics Market by Type (Bio PET, Bio PE, PLA, PHA, Bio PBS, Starch Blends, and Regenerated Cellulose), by Application (Packaging, Bottles, Fibers, Agriculture, Automotive, and Others) & by Geography – Trends & Forecasts to 2018” drawn up by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) is now available at MarketPublishers.com. According to the study, bio-PE is expected to remain the largest biopolymer over the forecast period. London, UK (PRWEB) March 31,...

2014-03-31 08:29:05

MELBOURNE, Australia, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Prana Biotechnology (ASX:PBT/NASDAQ:PRAN) has today released the top line results of the 12-month Phase II Imaging trial in Alzheimer's Disease ("IMAGINE" Trial), based on draft results. Prana's PBT2 did not meet its primary endpoint of a statistically significant reduction in the levels of beta-amyloid plaques in the brains of prodromal/mild Alzheimer's disease patients, as measured using PiB-PET Standardized Uptake Value...


Latest Pet Reference Libraries

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2008-05-21 11:55:40

The Czechoslovakian Wolfdog originated as an experiment in 1955 in the former Czech Republic. The breed was created by breeding a German Shepherd with a Carpathian Wolf, in attempts to create a "wolfdog" which blended the qualities of a dog and a wolf. The breed looks the part. The build of the Czechoslovakian Wolfdog, as well as its hair are wolf-like. The color of its coat is gray, with either a yellow or silver tint and a light mask. Its hair is straight and thick. The breed stands over...

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2007-12-14 05:22:45

A Chausie is a hybrid between the Jungle Cat and a Domestic cat, typically the Abyssinian. A Chausie can weigh 15 to 30 pounds with the males being larger than the females. Their breeding began in the 1960s or 1970s to provide a safer alternative to having wildcats as pets. Because of their size, Chausies require much more space for activity. Like normal cats, they cane take up to 2 to 3 years to reach full size. There are not many known health issues associated with this breed, but they...

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2006-12-26 11:18:38

The European Rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) is a species of rabbit native to southern Europe. European Rabbits are small, gray-brown mammals ranging from 13 to 18 in (34 to 45 cm) long, and are approximately 3 to 5 pounds (1.3-2.2 kg) in weight. They have four sharp incisors (two on top, two on bottom) that grow continuously throughout their life. They also have two peg teeth on the top behind the incisors. Rabbits have long ears, large hind legs, and short, fluffy tails. Rabbits move by...

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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.