Medical

Targeted therapy for allergic dermatitis: just what the doctor ordered

Fast and effective therapy is the key to relieving pets from the discomfort of allergic itching. Learn how targeted therapies are making a difference and changing the lives of allergic dogs and their owners.

Episode 11: Multimodal management of canine osteoarthritis

In this episode of The Vet Blast Podcast, Dr. Michael Jaffe outlines the nonpharmaceutical measures that can—and should—be used to manage canine osteoarthritis.

A roadmap for antimicrobial stewardship in veterinary practice

A team from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine has released a free, first-of-its-kind handbook on antimicrobial stewardship for companion animal veterinary clinics.

The veterinary technician’s role in trauma cases

Technicians can be a huge asset when emergent patients are brought into a veterinary hospital, as this case report illustrates.

Crunching the data on pet foods

Pet food labels are awash with unfamiliar ingredients, nutrient percentages, feeding directives, and marketing claims. Use these guidelines to help your clients understand the complexities of pet food labels and match dietary choices to pets’ nutritional needs.

What is veterinary clinical informatics, and why does it matter?

A look at this important area and how it applies to practicing veterinarians and paraprofessionals.