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Researchers find newer variants of SARS-CoV-2 can infect mice, unlike the original version of the virus

A team of biology researchers at Georgia State University has found that some of the newer variants of the virus that causes COVID-19 can infect …

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cats

A Vegan Diet for Dogs and Cats May Improve Health Outcomes and Longevity

In the past decade, men and women around the globe have transitioned to a vegan diet in record numbers, propelled largely by a growing body …

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animal health

Domestic cats drive spread of Toxoplasma parasite to wildlife

New UBC research suggests free-roaming cats are likely to blame in the spread of the potentially deadly Toxoplasma gondii parasite to wildlife in densely populated …

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Cats’ whiskers reveal felines favor free lunch

Domestic cats that regularly catch wild animals still get most of their nutrition from food provided at home, new research shows. University of Exeter scientists …

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All-party Parliamentary group for cats meets

Group made up of MPs and peers, and supported by two charities, outlines plans for the year that include developing animal welfare policies with cats …

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‘Escaped’ big cats found in enclosures at German zoo

Bear shot dead after escaping during floods  Five big cats that were feared missing after storms hit a zoo in western Germany never left their …

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Feline epilepsy data ’subpar’

Researchers have found testing anti-epileptic drugs’ effectiveness and safety for cats has been generally subpar, worse than what was formerly reported in dogs. Scientists from …

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New anti-emetic product launched

Dechra Veterinary Products has launched a new formulation anti-emetic injection, Prevomax, for the treatment and prevention of vomiting and nausea in dogs and cats. The …

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Liquid formula makes hyperthyroidism treatment easier to swallow

A new liquid formula designed to manage lifelong hyperthyroidism in cats is making life simpler for owners, who find the liquid solution “easier to use“ …

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Detector puts diagnosis power in clinicians’ hands

Vets looking to diagnose and monitor anaemia can obtain results in 10 seconds with a new haematocrit/haemoglobin detector from Vet Direct. The AniPoc Handheld Monitor …

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