Archive for July, 2017

The Importance of Understanding Horse Related Diseases

Veterinary diagnostics companies

Horses, just like any other pet, require responsible care. In fact, horses may even require more dedicated and educated of care. Horses are much larger than your traditional domestic pet and they have an entire set of unique medical conditions to be aware of. One of the most important and dangerous of horse diseases to look out for is equine infectious anemia virus antibody.

The equine infectious anemia virus antibody
The equine infectious anemia virus is extremely contagious and life threatening. In fact, one fifth of a teaspoon of blood from a chronic case of EIAV during a feverish episode contains enough viruses to infect 10,000 horses. Understanding the symptoms and knowing how to respond immediately is crucial in this disease.

When horses are

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Three Tips for Healthier Dogs This Summer

Cat health specialists

Do your dogs or cats have popular pet names, or names that are more unique? For many people, pets are part of the family. In the United States, the most common pets are dogs and cats (unless you count fish–there are nearly 150 million of those). These loving and lovable animals are such a big part of our lives we even name them like we name our children. Some popular pet names like Bailey, Max, and Jack are popular human names too! And just like our own family members and loved ones, we want what’s best for our pets to ensure a long, healthy, and happy life.

People buy insurance for their valuable items, like their car, house, boat, and maybe even antiques. But we don’t ju

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