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2014-08-21 23:03:40

A leading Springfield veterinary hospital, the Deerfield team of veterinarians will attend CVC Kansas City as part of its commitment to adopting the latest in veterinary medicine and technology. Springfield, MO (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Deerfield Veterinary Hospital, located in Springfield, Mo., today announced it will send members of its veterinary staff to CVC (Central Veterinary Conference) Kansas City 2014 this weekend. Dr. Denise Roche and Dr. Ned Caldwell, Deerfield Veterinary...

2014-08-20 23:09:00

With Computer Use by Children Increasing, Pediatric Dry Eye Is a Real Concern Says Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 August is Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month, when parents are urged to become educated about eye health and safety for their children and have their children’s eye examined. One frequently overlooked eye condition that must be checked for, according to Sharon Kleyne, host of the Sharon Kleyne Hour Power of Water...

2014-08-18 16:23:33

LONDON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Influenza A Infections-Pipeline Insights, 2014https://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2278595/-Influenza-A-Infections-Pipeline-Insights-2014.html SUMMARYDelveInsight's," Influenza A Infections-Pipeline Insights, 2014", report provides comprehensive insights about pipeline drugs across this indication. A key objective of the report is to establish the understanding for all the pipeline...

2014-08-11 08:26:42

World's Largest Veterinary Practice Drafts Former Minnesota Twins Legend Kent Hrbek to Judge Pet and Owner Look-A-Like Contest at the Bloomington Grand Opening BLOOMINGTON, Minn., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Banfield Pet Hospital prepares to see double, celebrating the grand opening of its newest location in Bloomington, Minn., located at 10520 France Ave S., with a Most "Twinning" Pet and Owner Look-A-Like Contest judged by Minnesota Twins Hall of Famer, Kent Hrbek. Pet owners and...

2014-08-07 23:11:41

Students seeking degrees in the veterinary technician field can increase their learning through study resources and free practice tests provided by Dynamic Path. Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Veterinary Technician students know that a degree in animal science isn’t something to be easily pawed through. But help from Dynamic Path can make pursuing a veterinary technician career a bit easier, especially with busy lab schedules with their VTNE Practice Test Questions. Dynamic Path...

2014-08-07 23:09:39

Platform Currently Servicing Over 125 Companion Animals-Growing Daily Redmond, WA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 MedaNext Corporation today announced that it has signed four new Veterinary customers and has surpassed one hundred and twenty five companion animals on its MedaVet platform and its growing daily. MedaVet is a cloud based service designed to improve communication between veterinarians and their clients improving client engagement, promoting better outcomes and lowering costs....

2014-08-07 23:04:17

The Texas Veterinary Medical Association encourages pet owners to observe National Immunization Awareness Month by visiting their veterinarian regularly to stay up-to-date on life-saving immunizations. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 August is National Immunization Awareness Month, marking a time to recognize the importance of life-saving immunizations for all family members—including pets. The Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA) reminds pet owners to visit their veterinarian...

2014-07-31 23:00:38

Shortly after the launch of their new Vet Specialist Directory and an Animal Planet PSA, thousands flock to PetsPage.com. Boise, ID (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Boise internet startup, PetsPage.com, received record numbers this week after the Friday, July 25th launch of its new "Find A Vet Specialist" feature. The directory links millions of pet owners nationwide with essential services from Board Certified Veterinary Specialists in their area. The directory is also a trusted resource...

2014-07-30 23:02:39

Kunkel joins Companion Animal Business team at company headquarters in Menomonie, Wis. Menomonie, Wis. (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 Connie Kunkel has joined Vets Plus, Inc. as Inside Sales Representative for the companion animal sales division. She will be communicating directly with potential partners as the animal nutrition manufacturer grows its nutraceutical supplements business. Most recently, Kunkel worked in inside sales for Patterson Veterinary where she was responsible for establishing...

2014-07-30 16:23:51

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seven deer testing positive for Chronic Wasting Disease are providing researchers with valuable samples and insights on combating the deadly disease. The deer from an infected Reynoldsville, Jefferson County farm tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease. Two other white-tailed deer died in April on the farm and tested positive for the disease. This marks the 14(th) white-tailed deer in the state to test positive for the...


Latest Veterinary medicine Reference Libraries

Dog Roundworm, Toxocara canis
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The dog roundworm (Toxocara canis) is a species of parasitic worm that infects canid species. It is yellowish white in color and can reach an average length between 3.5 and 7 inches, with females typically growing large than males. The dog roundworm can be transmitted in four different ways. The most common form of transmission occurs when an egg containing second stage larvae is released onto the ground in feces. Once the egg has been ingested, it will move through the small intestines...

Thelazia callipaeda
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Thelazia callipaeda is a species of parasitic worm in the Nematoda phylum. It is one of the most common types of worm to infect the eyes of cats, dogs, and humans. This infection is known as thelaziasis or “eye worm” infestation. This species was discovered in 1910, in the eyes of a dog in China. In 2000, it was reported that 250 cases of eye worm infection had been documented in humans. Other hosts of this species include wolves, red foxes, European rabbits, and raccoon dogs. It has a...

Thelazia callipaeda
2014-01-12 00:00:00

Thelazia callipaeda is a species of parasitic worm in the Nematoda phylum. It is one of the most common types of worm to infect the eyes of cats, dogs, and humans. This infection is known as thelaziasis or “eye worm” infestation. This species was discovered in 1910, in the eyes of a dog in China. In 2000, it was reported that 250 cases of eye worm infection had been documented in humans. Other hosts of this species include wolves, red foxes, European rabbits, and raccoon dogs. It has a...

Feline Roundworm, Toxocara cati
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Feline Roundworm (Toxocara cati) is a species of parasitic nematode widely distributed through cats and other felids. It is one of the most common nematode of cats. The adult worm is localized in the gut of the host. In adult cats, infection is typically asymptomatic, meaning there are no symptoms. However, massive infection in juvenile cats can be fatal. The adult feline roundworm may be brownish-yellow to cream colored to pink and may be up to 4 inches in length. It has a short, wide...

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2011-02-23 20:52:43

The SARS coronavirus is the virus that causes severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). In 2003 the World Health Organization issued a press release stating that the coronavirus identified by a number of laboratories was the official cause of SARS. It causes severe illness marked initially by systemic symptoms of muscle pain, headache, fever, followed in 2-10 days by the onset of respiratory symptoms, mainly cough, dyspnea, and pneumonia. SARS patients have a decrease in the number of...

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Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.