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Veterinary Focus

ISFM 2022

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Issue number 32.1 Published 11/05/2022

Fetal fluid centesis in the bitch

To date, amniocentesis has rarely been used in veterinary medicine, despite having tremendous potential for both clinical and research applications; this paper discusses an established method for fetal fluid sampling in bitches.

By Smadar Tal

Issue number 32.1 Published 04/05/2022

Antimicrobial use in puppies and kittens

How should we approach the problematic choice of antibiotic in young puppies and kittens? J. Scott Weese offers a practical guide to this all-too-common scenario in small animal practice.

By J. Scott Weese

Issue number 32.1 Published 27/04/2022

Kitten vaccinations and immunity

Ensuring kittens have an optimal vaccination schedule whilst creating positive patient experiences at the veterinary clinic can be a win-win situation, as Kelly St. Denis describes.

By Kelly A. St. Denis

Issue number 32.1 Published 20/04/2022

Puppy growth charts

Growth charts for children are nothing new, but recent work has resulted in the concept being developed for dogs, and they are now an essential part of the veterinarian’s toolkit.

By Caitlin Grant

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Since 1990, Veterinary Focus has been publishing four medical and scientific issues each year. Our aim is to further the knowledge and advancement of veterinary practitioners specialising in pets, especially cats and dogs. Issues and weekly articles are available in several languages online, with experts from around the world contributing to each publication.

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A good start in life

Issue number 32.1

Published 06/04/2022

A good start in life

Vet Focus 31.3 nutrition GB

Issue number 31.3

Published 16/02/2022

Nutrition topics in small animal practice

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