Zoonosis

May 01, 2003
Estimates indicate there are approximately 73 million owned cats in the United States with 30 percent of American households having at least one. Cats are host to a variety of parasites, including several that are zoonotic.
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Comprehensive approach to discussion arms client to make informed decision
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Changes in host, pathogen and environment have created new challenges for controlling diseases in pets, people
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
The lists of emerging diseases in pets and humans bear a striking resemblance. This is because many of these diseases are zoonotic, shared, or of "animal origin".
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Disease transmission from animals to humans on the increase especially among immunocompromised people
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Thorough testing aids in determining co-infections in dogs
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
DVMs face emerging problems and issues with the development of newer drugs, diagnostic methods and pet-owner awareness
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Despite having little effect on cats, various species of Bartonella can cause medical problems in humans
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Understanding the life cycle of ticks offers insight on how they transmit diseases to dogs
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Take preventive steps to reduce risk of contracting disease from cats, help avoid pet relinquishment (PDF)
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Advancements in technology enable veterinarians, owners to eliminate fleas at most stages of development
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Diagnostic testing can often be confusing, use reliable resources for accurate diagnosis
Jun 01, 2002
By dvm360.com staff
Horses, wild birds serve as biggest hosts for viral transmission from mosquitoes