FDA finalizes guidance on over-the-counter antimicrobials for veterinary use

Ultimately, the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) finalized guidance for industry GFI #263 is all about antimicrobial stewardship. Released on June 10, GFI #263 from the FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM) outlines a two-year implementation period for animal drug manufacturers to voluntarily change the marketing status of some over-the-counter (OTC) antimicrobial drugs. The voluntary labeling changes…

French maker of insect-based dog food to launch cat food

Author: JAROSLAW ADAMOWSKI French pet food producer Reglo offers insect-based dog food as an alternative to meat- and fish-based products, and is readying to expand its portfolio by launching a new line of cat food products next year. “Reglo currently sells only one product: dry dog food,” said Basile Laigre, the company’s chief executive and founder. “It is produced in…

Checklist to help vets and nurses get greener

Vets and vet nurses are being urged to go green with a checklist launched by Vet Sustain aimed at making clinics more environmentally sound. The Greener Veterinary Practice Checklist is a graphic itinerary listing ways staff at clinics can change their working practices to impact the environment as little as possible. Vet Sustain The list…

French maker of insect-based dog food to launch cat food

JAROSLAW ADAMOWSKI June 8, 2021 French pet food producer Reglo offers insect-based dog food as an alternative to meat- and fish-based products, and is readying to expand its portfolio by launching a new line of cat food products next year. “Reglo currently sells only one product: dry dog food,” said Basile Laigre, the company’s chief executive and founder. “It…