The 2018 ICCVM call for abstracts is open.
The 2018 International Conference on Communication in Veterinary Medicine takes place March 22 – 25, 2018, at the Hockley Valley Resort in Ontario, Canada. This unique, interactive conference links current research in veterinary-client communication to practical applications in veterinary-client interactions, veterinary team dynamics, [...]
When did Man's best friend become man's best friend?
It's an old question, and opinion is divided. Some scientists believe dogs were first domesticated more than 17,000 years ago, in the paleolithic age, when human beings were hunter-gatherers. Others believe domestication occurred closer to 7,000 years ago, during the Neolithic age, [...]
Dani McVety, DVM, writes that humans can rationalize pain and the anxiety of negative emotions that accompany the anticipation of it. Animals cannot rationalize, she says. Continue reading . . .
Source: Firstline, September 27, 2017 [...]