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.
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.