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WHAT A DOG DID FOR US: IN PRAISE OF CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN PET ADOPTION

Is it okay to point out something good stemming from this pandemic? Pet adoptions are way, way up. It seems everyone and their uncle...

COULD VIRUS-SNIFFING DOGS HELP PREVENT COVID-19 FROM SPREADING?

When it comes to stopping the spread of Coronavirus, it's all paws on deck as scientists around the world look for solutions. Specially...

 
 
 

THE FDA UPDATES INFORMATION ABOUT PETS AND CORONAVIRUS

Our understanding of coronavirus is continuously evolving, and experts at the FDA have updated their guidelines for how pet owners...

WHO HELPS WHOM MORE? IT'S A GREAT TIME TO HAVE A PET AND BE A PET

Pets are always our steadfast companions, and the benefits of pet ownership are well documented. But in the time of self-isolation...

 
 
 

DOGS COULD ‘REVOLUTIONIZE' CORONAVIRUS TESTING BY SNIFFING OUT THE DISEASE

Dogs are being trained to sniff out the coronavirus at universities in Pennsylvania and in the UK - in what experts say could “revolutionize”...

PET OWNERS: TIPS TO KEEP YOUR FURRY FRIENDS FROM CATCHING CORONAVIRUS

Pet owners likely have some questions since a pug in North Carolina tested positive for coronavirus, having contracted it from their...

 
 
 

WORRIED ABOUT YOUR PET AND COVID-19? COMMON SENSE PERSONAL HYGIENE WORKS

Every day we learn a little more about how COVID-19 operates, and this increased arsenal of information leads to advice for pet owners...

RECOGNIZING VETERINARIANS IN THE TIME OF COVID-19

World Veterinary Day was designed to focus our attention on the lifesaving work performed by veterinary professionals around the world...

 
 
 

TIPS FOR PET CARE DURING COVID-19

As always, the animal health industry is dedicated to the health and well-being of animals in our care, even in this time of restricted...

PETS AND PEOPLE HELPING EACH OTHER DURING THE PANDEMIC

Even with the radical changes to daily life as many of us shelter in place, one thing has remained the same: our pets have a profoundly...

 
 
 

WHY VETERINARY SERVICES ARE ESSENTIAL DURING THE GLOBAL PANDEMIC

With Americans at home with their pets all day and night, maintaining animal health has never been more important. Learn what veterinarians...

HOMEBOUND WITH YOUR DOG? FOLLOW THESE TIPS FOR KEEPING FIDO ACTIVE

Homebound with Your Dog? Follow These Tips for Keeping Fido Active Social distancing means that many of the services and activities...

 
 
 

DOG FOSTERING IS UP, HELPING PEOPLE AND PETS

Dog Fostering is Up, Helping People and Pets Around the country, Americans are turning to their pets for diversion and comfort during...

ANIMAL HEALTH SECTOR ACTIONS ON COVID-19

Animal Health Sector Actions on COVID-19 April 8, 2020 The ongoing COVID-19 outbreak is an unprecedented public health crisis creating...

 
 
 

ADVICE ABOUT CORONAVIRUS & PETS: HEAR FROM A VETERINARY EXPERT

With the news changing so quickly, it's hard to keep up with the best way to care for your pets when it comes to coronavirus. A microbiologist...

VENTILATORS SHIPPED FROM VETERINARIANS TO HOSPITALS TO COMBAT COVID-19 SHORTAGE

Lifesaving breathing machines can just as easily be used on humans.

 
 
 

HEALTHY LIVESTOCK ARE THE CORNERSTONE OF COMMUNITIES WORLDWIDE

March 24 is National Ag Day, an annual recognition of the importance and role of agriculture in our daily lives. Globally, livestock...

INCLUDING ANIMAL HEALTH COMPANIES AND EMPLOYEES AS ESSENTIAL CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE WORKERS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC RESPONSE

March 21, 2020 As governments at all levels consider various options of restricting movement of personnel in public and private entities,...

 
 
 

ANIMAL HEALTH IS AN ESSENTIAL BUSINESS

March 20, 2020 The Animal Health Institute, the Washington, D.C.-based trade association representing companies that make animal medicines,...

THE TRUTH ABOUT DOGS AND CORONAVIRUS

As with any rapidly-changing public health challenge, new questions and answers arise constantly. Dog owners may have heard early speculation...

 
 
 



Officers Line Up For Police Dog's Last Ride Ever

Officers Line Up For Police Dog's Last Ride Ever

A dog police officer obviously sounds cute , but the fact is these amazing animals are valuable members of their team. Dax, a 13-year-old German Shepherd, served the Ashland... Read more ...

Puppy Has Ongoing Dispute With The Quaker Oats Man

Puppy Has Ongoing Dispute With The Quaker Oats Man

Opal the Basset Hound puppy is usually very brave. However, she's also very mischievous. She likes to explore and cause trouble. Her family had a hard time keeping her in her... Read more ...

Woman Adopts Special Needs Dogs To Honor Late German Shepherd

Woman Adopts Special Needs Dogs To Honor Late German Shepherd

Sadly, special needs dogs are often the hardest dogs to find homes for. Many dog lovers are worried that these dogs will cost them too much time and money. However, Tracy... Read more ...

Some of America's Avian Treasures

Some of America's Avian Treasures

North America is home to many amazing bird species, including several which require a special effort to see and appreciate. These birds also invite one to sites that are unique... Read more ...

Shorebird chat

Shorebird chat

Last Saturday, May 16th, it was a three tide day, so there was very little tidal movement. On our biggest tides in Broome there is almost ten metres of tidal movement. That is... Read more ...

May Warblers, Costa Rican Style

May Warblers, Costa Rican Style

May migration is legendary. It's when Biggest Week happens, in many places, the fifth month is when it gets truly warm, when we can forget about winter. For myself and surely... Read more ...