Parasitology | Veterinary Medicine

Parasitology

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FIRSTLINE: Feb 01, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Hint: Most of the time, it's not on the pet. Educate veterinary clients about the role the environment plays in their flea infestation.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 31, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
A microfilariae resistance test is at the heart of this protocol.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 31, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Are today's veterinarians recommending leptospirosis vaccines for every canine patient? The answer is no, but, boy, are the numbers up. See if your hospital is keeping with the times ...
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 30, 2017
You can't guarantee parasite preventives will work perfectly EVERY TIME. And you can't make pet owners use veterinary approved preventives and use them correctly EVERY TIME. But when a parasite outbreak happens, here's how to ask the right questions and remind everyone to educate clients EVERY TIME.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 30, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Clarke Atkins, DVM, DACVIM (cardiology), says it's the right preventive led off by the right antibiotic. Do you do it every time with your canine patients?
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 10, 2017
Client communication is an essential part of the prevention cycle.
 
VETTED: Jan 05, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
When a flea, tick or heartworm preventive doesn't work, this veterinary practice manager doesn't point fingers. Here's why.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Jan 03, 2017
Veterinary parasitologist Richard Gerhold sets the record straight about monthly preventive medications and the possibility of pets still picking up parasites.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 03, 2017
Heavy infection with these parasites may be life-threatening—just 60 percent of hospitalized cases survive. This new tool can help practitioners know which young horses are most at risk.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 03, 2017
You know it's crucial for pet owners to curb these critters year-round. But here's a striking visual representation of why.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 22, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Each Veterinary Medicine Essentials package covers diagnostic steps, treatment plan guidance and the latest updates, plus resources to share with your entire veterinary team and your clients.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 06, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Each Veterinary Medicine Essentials package covers diagnostic steps, treatment plan guidance and the latest updates, plus resources to share with your entire veterinary team and your clients.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Dec 05, 2016
Do you know which dogs are most commonly found to be infected these days? Get up to date on when to be suspicious in your veterinary patients.
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VETTED: Nov 22, 2016
Feline heartworm has been diagnosed in all 50 states, and it was important enough the American Association of Feline Practitioners crafted an entire campaign about it. So why don't veterinary technicians talk about preventive care as much as they could?
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 08, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
The worms, affecting Key deer as well as domestic pets, haven't been spotted in the U.S. since 1960.