We’ve collected a selection of press releases and updates from our partners and colleagues in the veterinary industry. Clicking on these links will take you to the organization’s website or open a press release in a new window.
CuraCore VET Provides New Certification Opportunities
CuraCore VET announced that it will offer its Medical Acupuncture for Veterinarians course as eMAV, allowing veterinarians to gain their certification from the comfort of their clinic or home, at their own pace.
Kristen Hassen Receives Maddie Hero Award
Maddie's Fund, a foundation established by Dave and Cheryl Duffield to revolutionize the well-being of companion animals, has presented Kristen Hassen with the 2020 Maddie Hero Award, which awards recipients for their innovative ideas, progressive thinking, and lifesaving actions.
VetCell Gets FDA Authorization for DentaHeal Clinical Trial
PrimeGen US Inc., has announced that it has gained authorization from the FDA to begin a clinical trial which will evaluate the effectiveness of DentaHeal, its investigational cell therapy product, for the management of clinical signs associated with feline chronic gingivostomatitis.
Antech Releases New Ringworm Panel
Antech Diagnostics, part of Mars Veterinary Health, announced the availability of its DNA-based test for the most common fungal organisms causing ringworm in dogs, cats, horses, rabbits and small rodents. Antech also offers confirmatory culture using the same sample. Available immediately, the ringworm PCR test offers high sensitivity and specificity as well as rapid turnaround.
Royal Canin Partners with WSAVA Global Nutrition Committee
Royal Canin is supporting the GNC’s efforts to educate pet owners about animal nutrition. The GNC offers a Toolkit of resources for veterinary teams and promotes the importance of performing a nutritional assessment at every vet visit.
Boehringer Ingelheim Introduces Once-Daily Dosing for Diabetic Dogs with PROZINC
PROZINC is FDA-approved to reduce hyperglycemia and hyperglycemia-associated clinical signs in dogs, offering an extended duration of action, consistent glycemic control, demonstrated improvement in clinical signs, and rigorously tested efficacy.
Zoetis Celebrates Itchy Pet Awareness Month
Zoetis launches its second annual campaign to encourage pet owners and clinicians to engage in conversation about skin allergies. Clinicians can download an Itchy Pet Awareness Month toolkit to promote the importance of skin health in their clinic.
DSM Surveys 500 Dog & Cat Owners on Importance of Pet Nutrition
Nearly three-fourths of pet owner respondents believe that now, more than ever, immunity is increasingly important, and the pet food they purchase plays a key role in ensuring pets have the right vitamins and minerals to protect them.
WSAVA Announces Zoetis as New Partner Supporting Efforts to Improve Global Pain Management
Animal health company Zoetis has joined with the World Small Animal Veterinary Association to support its Global Pain Council, a specialist group of global veterinarians with expertise in companion animal pain management.
drip.vet Online Course Approved in All 18 States That Mandate Controlled-Substance CE for Veterinarians
Opioid 411, drip.vet’s online course on controlled substances, has been approved to fulfill legal requirements in all 18 states that mandate ongoing opioid continuing education for veterinarians’ license renewals.
CUBEX LLC Automates Prescription Monitoring Program Submission Process for Veterinarians
CUBEX, LLC, provider of pharmacy and supply management technology to the animal health market, announced the introduction of CubexPMP, unique software that automates the Prescription Monitoring Program recording and submission process for veterinarians; saving time, improving accuracy and reducing risk.