Heel horn erosion, also known as slurry heel, is a relatively common affliction of cattle that is often found in dairy herds and is more prevalent in housed herds than pastured ones.
Unexpected vet bills can be a shock to a carefully planned budget. A great way to avoid such unpleasant expenses is to keep your pet healthy in the first place.
Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is a retrovirus that weakens a cat's immune system. The name is a bit of a misnomer, since the disease more closely resembles HIV in humans than leukemia.
Thousands of species of reptiles live throughout the world, and many are threatened by habitat loss and extinction. National Reptile Awareness Day was launched to draw attention to these often-misunderstood animals.
Preventive care visits are commonly associated with vaccinations and parasite treatments. But the health benefits of these exams extend far beyond these crucial basics.