Research Note: Needle Gauge Influence on Hemostasis Measures in Cats

Does needle gauge affect diagnostic measures of hemostasis in cats? Delve into the results of this study to find out.

Clinical Pathology

Research Note: Sampling Methods for Diagnosing Dermatophytosis in Cats

This study evaluated the best sampling protocol for using the toothbrush method in the diagnosis of dermatophytosis in cats.


Research Note: Antibody Response to Feline Panleukopenia Virus Vaccination

What did this study discover regarding adequate response to feline panleukopenia virus vaccination? Read the results to find out.

Pharmacology & Medications

Research Note: Pregabalin in the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain

Explore what this study uncovered regarding the effects of pregabalin on dogs with neuropathic pain associated with Chiari-like malformations and syringomyelia.


Research Note: Long-Term Outcome in Hoarded Cats

This study evaluated long-term outcomes of cats surrendered to shelters from hoarding environments. Learn what illnesses were identified and what may have attributed to this patient population’s high adoption rate.

Ethics & Human-Animal Bond

Research Note: Likelihood of Hemangiosarcoma in Dogs with Hemoabdomen

The ability to evaluate and determine patient risk for developing hemangiosarcoma may help facilitate recommendations for clinicians and decision-making for owners. Read the results of this study’s developed prediction model.


Research Note: Feline Diffuse Iris Melanoma: A Diagnostic Dilemma

In cats with diffuse iris melanoma, ophthalmologists often have to choose between enucleating an eye that may be healthy and monitoring a lesion that may be metastasizing. Learn what this study discovered regarding cell-free DNA’s role as a biomarker for inflammatory and neoplastic disease.


Research Note: Relationship Between Breed & Hemivertebrae

This study attempted to better understand the pathophysiology of hemivertebrae in screw-tailed brachycephalic breeds.


Research Note: Novel Protoparvovirus in Cats

If canine parvovirus can cause illness in cats, will a newly discovered canine protoparvovirus also cause clinical signs in cats? Read the results of this study to find out.

Infectious Disease

Research Note: Canine Cytochrome B Blood Mutations

This study aimed to describe the prevalence of mutations in the Babesia gibsoni mitochondrial genome that impart resistance of this organism to atovaquone. Explore what this study concluded regarding the necessity for genotyping prior to babesiosis treatment.

Infectious Disease

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