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Issue number 32.1 Published 22/06/2022

How to prevent behavior problems in puppies

Many owners will choose their puppy for all the wrong reasons, but Jon Bowen identifies some key factors that can help a young puppy develop into a great member of the family.

By Jon Bowen

Issue number 32.1 Published 15/06/2022

DHA for puppies

How important are dietary long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids for healthy development? Russ Kelley describes some recent work that suggests they are a vital part of a puppy’s nutritional requirements.

By Russ Kelley

Issue number 32.1 Published 08/06/2022

Feline developmental stages

Understanding the different stages in a kitten’s development is key to advising owners as to the best ways to interact with their cat, as Kersti Seksel describes.

By Kersti Seksel

Issue number 32.1 Published 01/06/2022

Maternal behavior in bitches

Maternal behavior plays a major role in the survival of puppies during the first weeks of life, and it may also have a long-lasting effect on their cognitive development. This paper offers some cues and clues that could help the clinician when dealing with newborn puppies.

By Natalia Ribeiro dos Santos

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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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Lower Urinary Tract Disease

Issue number 24.1

Published 29/04/2021

Lower Urinary Tract Disease

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