veterinarians

Grants for companion animals in need of life-saving veterinary care in San Diego County

In case people don't know it, there is a nonprofit organisation in San Diego County whose mission is to provide…

4 days ago

Developments in artificial intelligence (AI) in veterinary medicine

Artificial intelligence (AI) is increasingly being used in human medicine and it is expected to have a major influence on…

4 weeks ago

Telemedicine and the treatment of cats by veterinarians

The coronavirus pandemic, as we know, has changed the way that people interact with their doctors and their veterinarians. There…

2 months ago

Veterinarians involved in TNR under attack within their own profession?

Dr John Bradshaw in his book Cat Sense writes that some veterinary surgeons who are involved in managing the welfare…

2 months ago

Factors affecting the success rate of shelter cat adoptions

Not all cat adoptions from animal shelters are successful. They don't lead to a relationship for the lifespan of the…

3 months ago

Do private practice veterinarians desex cats later than shelters and if so why?

I have just been informed by the authors of a study on the impacts of pet cats on Australian wildlife…

4 months ago

Nervous cat at the vet’s finds comfort in guardian’s jacket

This is very much unsurprising feline behavior but very cute nonetheless and the cat's owner is charmed as he should…

4 months ago

Is the typical North American animal rescue in hock to their vets for thousands of dollars?

A sadly typical case of unwanted domestic cat abandonment shines a light on the debt that some animal rescues owe…

4 months ago

Coronavirus may benefit companion animals and owners by encouraging remote diagnosis

In the USA, and I expect elsewhere to a lesser extent, veterinary telemedicine is being strongly encouraged by the inability…

6 months ago

Coronavirus pandemic will cause increase in feral cat numbers

Although there are some positive consequences in respect of animal welfare in our new world under the Covid-19 virus, there…

6 months ago