Teaching a dog to fetch owl vomit in the name of science Zorro, a 19-week-old border collie and English springer spaniel mix, is being trained to sniff out owl pellets—large, stinky balls of bone and fur that owls regurgitate—as part of a study to learn more about one of Australia's largest [...]
Thu, Sep 13, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
As Hurricane Florence churns relentlessly toward the Carolina coastline, veterinary hospitals in the storm's path are putting their emergency plans into place. If the “storm of a lifetime” were bearing down on your practice, would you be ready? No matter where you're located, make sure your practice team is prepared to [...]
Wed, Sep 12, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
Informative and sometimes laughable insights about dog and cat owners are the results of a study following 100 million devices to search the interest. Curious about the customer experience journey for pet owners, The Digital Consumer pitted dog people against cat people and examined data from Jumpshot's 100-million-device panel to [...]
Tue, Sep 11, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog
Stay away from water-based King Bio brands. That's the warning the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave to veterinarians, pet owners, and parents last week. “These products may pose a safety risk to people (especially infants, children, pregnant women, and those with compromised immune systems), as well as to pets due [...]
Mon, Sep 10, 2018
Source: AAHA Blog