veterinarians

Nova Scotia veterinary clinic collects pets from cars and uses drive-through for drugs

NEWS AND OPINION - FROM CBC: A Nova Scotia veterinary clinic has taken extreme steps to prevent the transmission of…

5 months ago

Radical mastectomy for female cats cost $3,000 (plus teeth clean thrown in)

If it interests you, a radical mastectomy for cats cost around three grand. This would be in dollars or pounds…

5 months ago

Statewide declaw ban is government overreach?

Michigan state is debating a ban on declawing. If the legislation is passed Michigan would become the second state after…

5 months ago

Feline Grimace Scale tells you more effectively if a cat is in pain

Thankfully vets are getting better at deciding if a cat is in pain. Back in the old days they didn't…

7 months ago

AVMA don’t have the balls, morals or authority to outright ban declawing

The AVMA have carried out their five-yearly review of declawing and decided to toughen their declawing policy by discouraging it…

7 months ago

Veterinarians face two opposing viewpoints from their clients both of which causes them stress

A study concerning three aspects of the provision of veterinary care which causes stress in veterinarians has produced some interesting…

9 months ago

Are cat vaccinations really necessary?

The word necessary means 'essential'. So are cat vaccinations really essential? You cannot say that cat vaccinations are essential. This…

9 months ago

UK veterinarians are buying lifting equipment for fat cats and porky pooches

The pet obesity crisis in the UK is a constant source of news. It is worrying. I was surprised to…

9 months ago

Do domestic cats accept and tolerate acupuncture and is it effective?

My reading on the subject of acupuncture as a treatment for domestic cats indicates to me that it is an…

10 months ago

Ninety-eight percent of veterinarians challenged by owners about vaccinations

In the UK cat owners are going off the idea of vaccinating their cat. Is the same trend occurring in…

1 year ago