Latest University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna Stories
Although wolves and dogs are closely related, they show some striking differences.
A guide dog communicates with a blind person via a harness and its handle.
Researchers at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna have discovered that tree sparrows can recognize eggs deposited by other tree sparrows but do not always reject them.
Listeria poses a significant risk to human health.
Edible dormice store considerable amounts of fat in summer. Their fat reserves are necessary for them to survive a long hibernation – on average 8 months – in underground cavities.
Researchers at the University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna (Vetmeduni Vienna) have developed an oral “paste” that can be mixed with drugs and used to treat camelids for a wide variety of diseases.
Understanding how viral proteins are produced can provide important clues on how we might interfere with the process.
Saving energy is important for humans and animals alike when resources are limited.
A surprisingly large number of dogs suffer from hyperadrenocorticism.
Until recently, horses were generally branded to be able to identify individual animals.
- A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.