First autochthonous clinical case of Hepatozoon silvestris in a domestic cat in Italy with unusual presentation

(Author: Simonato, G., Franco, V., Salvatore, G. et al. First autochthonous clinical case of Hepatozoon silvestris in a domestic cat in Italy with unusual presentation. Parasites Vectors 15, 440 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-022-05534-x)   Hepatozoon spp. is the causative agent of a vector-borne parasitic disease in many animal species. In felids, Hepatozoon felis, Hepatozoon canis and Hepatozoon silvestris have been molecularly isolated. Hepatozoonosis usually causes asymptomatic infections in…

FDA conditionally approves Panoquell-CA1 for acute onset of canine pancreatitis

Author: dvm360 Staff First drug approved for the management of acute onset of canine pancreatitis Today, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) conditionally approved Panoquell-CA1 (fuzapladib sodium for injection) for the management of clinical signs associated with acute onset of pancreatitis in dogs. According to the FDA announcement,1 Panoquell-CA1 is an injectable drug intended for…

Halloween: Pet owners warned against dressing up animals

The RSPCA has warned against dressing up pets for Halloween, saying it can be “quite stressful” for animals. While some pets may not mind being dressed up, some may find the experience “worrying and even scary”, the RSCPA told BBC Newsround. The British Veterinary Association says certain dogs can feel discomfort or suffer breathing problems…

The Veterinary Pharmaceuticals Market Sees A Rise In Use Of Nanotechnology To Tackle Antibiotic Resistance : The Business Research Company

The reports have been updated with the most recent Ukraine-Russia War impact on market growth for all 27+ industries. The reports also provide possible solutions and opportunities for surviving this crisis. LONDON, Oct. 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — To tackle antibiotic resistance, nanotechnology is increasingly gaining traction in the veterinary pharmaceutical market as a substitute for veterinary antibiotics. Nanotechnology…

American Association of Feline Practitioners/EveryCat Health Foundation 2022 FIP Diagnosis Guidelines

EveryCat Health Foundation and the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) released the 2022 AAFP/EveryCat Feline Infectious Peritonitis Diagnosis Guidelines to the veterinary community. Feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) is a viral disease that can affect any organ in the body, and it is caused by the feline coronavirus (FCoV). In publishing these Guidelines, the AAFP…