Infectious DiseaseVeterinary nurses play a key role in helping clients separate facts from fiction in regard to CIRDC as well as other vaccine-preventable diseases.
ParasitologyLyme disease is the most common tick-borne disease in the United States. Client education is key to prevention.
Infectious DiseaseCanine parvovirus is a highly contagious and resilient virus that attacks the gastrointestinal tract of dogs. Learn about the role of the canine parvovirus vaccination and key information such as adverse reactions, vaccination schedule, and more.
Infectious DiseaseState and city guidelines, hospital policy, and species all affect timing of the first rabies vaccination.
Veterinary nurses can communicate with owners to pave the way for a lifelong healthcare plan for their cats.
No question: dogs are on the move.
When it comes to weight, cats are faring worse than their canine counterparts, with more than a 169% increase in overweight cats over the past 10 years, according to Banfield Pet Hospital.
A look at dog obesity and overweight prevalence from Banfield Pet Hospital’s 2017 State of Pet Health Report.
When I started my career as a veterinary technician, I had my hands full of “normal” work.