Angiostrongylus vasorum (lungworm)
According to Andrew Francis, vet cardiologist, angiostrongylus vasorum (lungworm) is difficult to identify as the clinical signs can be non-
What is babesiosis?
Babesiosis is an emerging tickborne disease caused by protozoan parasite related to those causing malaria (Johnson, 2016).
Brachycephalic breeds have birthing difficulties
Brachycephalic syndrome is a pathological condition affecting short nosed dogs and cats which can lead to severe respiratory distress.
Urinary incontinence in bitches
A study collated by the RVC found that urinary incontinence affects 3.14% of bitches overall, but some high risk breeds with over 15% of bit
Unlicensed breeding and the huge rise in online puppy sales will be targeted by new legislation to be introduced in 2018, according to the B
Ticks – a seasonal nuisance or all-year threat?
Sánchez-Vizcaíno et al. (2016a, 2016b) highlighted that tick activity was continuous throughout the year, even in winter...
Neutering - benefits and issues to look for after neutering
Neutering is a common procedure performed on both dogs and cats, male and females and is associated with many positive effects on behaviour.
Cat welfare – staying in or out? Part II
Continuing the debate on cat welfare on whether to keep our pet inside or outside.
The growing threat of antimicrobial resistance is focusing human and animal medicine on all aspects of how to improve antimicrobial drug use