July 1, 2000
When examining creatures this small, it's all in the details. Read on to find out how you can easily tell the boys from the girls.
November 1, 1999
Ever since humane societies set out to provide affordable animal care to pet owners in need, they've helped animals in hundreds of communities. But they've upset veterinarians in many of those communities as well.
July 1, 1998
Tufts Animal Care and Condition (TACC) Scales for Assessing Body Condition, Weather and Environmental Safety, and Physical Care in Dogs
These body condition scales were designed to help animal control officers, cruelty investigators, veterinarians, and others more accurately determine the condition of a potentially neglected dog.
January 1, 1997
The listed terms are commonly used in such fields as anatomy, physiology, and epidemiology, and make up much of the technical jargon that veterinarians use to describes symptoms, illnesses, even surgical techniques.
July 1, 1996
Choosing the right needle diameter and length is as important as selecting the right drug,choosing the right injection site, and handling the animal with compassion.
May 1, 1996
Examining teeth is one of the best ways to determine the approximate age of a cat or dog.
March 1, 1996
The best way to evaluate the general health of a cat or dog is to give the animal a thorough nose-to-tail examination.