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Merck Animal Health to acquire Sentinel parasite products

Currently owned by Virbac, Sentinel Flavor Tabs and Sentinel Spectrum Chews generated about $70 million in U.S. sales last year.

AVMA cancels 2020 convention amid COVID-19 concerns

The association is exploring the possibility of a virtual conference.

Canine coronavirus in the U.S.—How should veterinary practices respond?

Yes, a dog tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, but there is no need for owners to panic, says Dr. Scott Weese. People pose a far greater risk to pets than vice versa.

Two cats in New York State test positive for SARS-CoV-2

Health experts continue to reassure veterinarians and pet owners that animal cases are very rare, and there is no evidence that pets can transmit the virus to people; thus routine pet testing is not recommended at this time.

COVID-19 test for pets now available to veterinarians

Idexx Laboratories has made its SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) RealPCR Test available in response to requests from veterinarians as well as clinical evidence that animals can—rarely—become infected with the novel coronavirus.

Free webinar: Navigating technology in veterinary practice during COVID-19

This free CE webinar will illuminate best practices for the use of technology, including telemedicine, during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.