International Vet News

A vision of a world where regular activity, a balanced diet and healthy weight are part of every family’s life was set out at a recent conference. Entitled ‘Preventing Obesity in People and their Pets: A One Health Approach,’ it was hosted by the One Health Committee of the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA), in collaboration with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

The University of Dundee and the Global Alliance for Livestock Veterinary Medicines (GALVmed) have partnered to develop a simple and effective device that tests for a cattle disease that is endemic in 40 African countries and accounts for up to a 50 percent loss in milk and meat production in the continent.

This year's ICAWC took place in Dubrovnik, Croatia and the event has become the key conference of its kind, with around 250 delegates attending this, the eighteenth event since its fruition.

E.I. Medical Imaging® (EIMI), a worldwide leader in portable ultrasound technology and the only U.S.-based manufacturer of portable veterinary ultrasound systems designed specifically for veterinary use, has recently announced a new partnership with FASTVet™ out of San Antonio, Texas for companion animal ultrasound training.

Environment Secretary Andrea Leadsom has announced plans for a ban on sales of modern day ivory – putting UK rules on ivory sales among the world’s toughest.

Founder of Mission Rabies Announced as Recipient of WSAVA’s Global One Health Award

As A New Zika Vaccine Gives Hope For 2016 Olympics, Experts Warn Of A Host Of Other Diseases That Could Be Entering A League Of Their Own

Results from a global survey commissioned by HealthforAnimals have revealed the most common regulatory barriers shared by animal health markets worldwide.