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2014-06-02 23:10:36

a2z, Inc., the Maryland-based event management software company, is proud to announce the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) will offer the ChirpE mobile app solution to attendees of their 2014 ACVIM Forum – annual conference geared towards professionals in the field of veterinary medicine. COLUMBIA, MD (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 a2z, Inc., the Maryland-based event management software company, is proud to announce the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine...

2014-05-30 23:12:59

The luckiest park in the world is officially located at Oregon Park in Marietta, GA. Julie Kimmerling, a local resident finds 15 four leaf clovers in a span of six days while walking her rescue dogs says Marietta Vet Clinic, and local veterinarian, Julian Peckich DVM. Marietta, GA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Four leaf clovers are found by lucky people every day. However, one very lucky person, Julie Kimmerling found 15 over the 2014 Memorial Day Holiday weekend. Ms. Kimmerling may hold the...

2014-05-30 11:18:45

PLOS New coronavirus inhibitor exhibits potent antiviral activity by blocking the viral hijacking of host membranes Since the SARS epidemic in 2003, coronaviruses have been on the watch list for emerging pathogens, and the ongoing outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) confirmed that they represent a serious threat. No specific drugs exist against coronaviruses so far, but an article published on May 29th in PLOS Pathogens introduces a new inhibitor of...

2014-05-29 08:30:23

The World's Largest Veterinary Practice Hits the Road with New Red Star® Rescue Vehicle, Hosting Emergency Preparedness Clinics as Hurricane Season begins Throughout the Northeast PORTLAND, Ore., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season bearing down on the Northeast, beginning June 1, Banfield Pet Hospital and American Humane Association will mobilize its new, 50-foot Red Star(®) emergency rescue vehicle to ensure pet owners and their pets are prepared to weather...

2014-05-28 23:03:02

NYC Pre-K students conduct a veterinary exam on cats "Tumble" and Flow" at Lower East Side Animal Hospital. The visit is part of World Class Learning Academy's Early Learning program giving local four-year olds opportunities for active learning and Lower East Side Animal Hospital's initiative to introduce kids to veterinary medicine. (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 On Thursday, May 19th at 9:30 a.m., a class of pre-K students from the World Class Learning Academy in NYC’s...

2014-05-27 23:03:36

Vet Equipment, the leading retailer of quality veterinary medical supplies, is offering a vast range of veterinary equipment at the most affordable rates. Mount prospect, IL (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Vet Equipment, the leading retailer of veterinary medical supplies, is offering a wide range of highly useful veterinary equipment for online purchase at the most reasonable rates. The company, which is based in Mount Prospect, Illinois, is a subsidiary of KeeboMed Inc. the leading retailer of top...

2014-05-27 08:29:51

LOVELAND, Colo., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA - News; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and other specialty veterinary products, today announced that Robert Grieve, Heska's Executive Chair, is to present at the Stifel Dental & Veterinary Conference 2014 in the Gramercy Room of the Peninsula Hotel 700 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street in New York City. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 9:45 a.m. EDT (7:45 am...

2014-05-27 08:28:44

UNION CITY, Calif., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX), a medical products company manufacturing point-of-care blood analysis systems, announced today that Clint Severson, chairman and chief executive officer, will present at the Jefferies 2014 Global Healthcare Conference on Monday, June 2, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. About Abaxis Abaxis develops, manufactures, markets and sells portable blood...

2014-05-22 23:13:25

DRE Waveline VS monitor adds portability and value to extensive selection. Louisville, Ky. (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 DRE Veterinary — a new and professionally refurbished equipment supplier — is adding a new portable vital signs monitor to its already diverse selection of monitoring options. The DRE Waveline VS is a multi-parameter monitor suitable for use with felines, canines and other animals. Weighing in at five kilograms, veterinarians and technicians can easily utilize the features...

2014-05-22 23:09:19

Metz brings experience in business strategy and nutritional supplement industry to new role. Menomonie, Wis. (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Vets Plus, Inc. is pleased to announce Dale R. Metz has joined the animal health company as Director of Companion Animal Business. Metz will manage the companion animal business unit to significantly grow the sales of the company’s private label and branded products. Metz said he was attracted to Vets Plus because of the extensive talent of the research and...


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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