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Equine vets face greater risk of injury than race car drivers. To mitigate those risks, they must avoid complacency, follow proactive safety procedures, and know when to walk away from […]

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The highest-ever resolution imaging of an infectious prion provides the first atomic-level data of how these abnormal proteins are assembled to cause fatal neurodegenerative diseases in people and animals -- and how they can be potentially targeted by new therapies.

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DOGTV, a scientifically designed canine streaming platform, has been developed by pet food and supplies company PETstock to enrich pets’ lives and support the loneliness and isolation they face while […]

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Carnivorous animals lack key genes needed to detect and respond to infection by pathogens, a study has found. Farming large numbers of carnivores, like mink, could allow the formation of undetected 'disease reservoirs', in which a pathogen could spread to many animals and mutate to become a risk to human health.

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When given the choice between a free meal and performing a task for a meal, cats would prefer the meal that doesn’t require much effort, US researchers have found. While […]

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Tweaking a role to make it more meaningful and engaging is a win-win for practice staff and managers. This is the magic of job crafting. By Angela Tufvesson Keeping staff […]

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To realise the full value of a veterinary business, it takes smart planning and a focus on operational efficiency. By Cameron Cooper Selling your veterinary practice can make or break […]

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The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) has joined forces with RSPCA Australia and the Pet Food Industry Association of Australia (PFIAA) to express concern at the significant delays in developing and […]

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A new study reveals that high-grade gliomas, or brain tumors, in dogs contained more immune cells associated with suppressing immune response than low-grade gliomas.

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Kellyville Pets, Australia’s largest independent pet store and animal welfare advocate, has launched petopia®—an online pet education, conservation and exploration platform, featuring the world’s first ever online Reptile Masterclass Series. The petopia online Reptile Masterclass […]

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