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Scientists map genome of healthy German shepherd

Scientists map genome of healthy German shepherd

Researchers have mapped the whole genome of a healthy German shepherd. Tool will allow researchers to determine whether dogs are...

Further decisions to EMS placements announced

Further decisions to EMS placements announced

Fourth-year students should not be prevented from graduating providing they have completed their 12 weeks pre-clinical EMS and at least...

Housing rabbits in pairs reduces stress and keeps them warm

Housing rabbits in pairs reduces stress and keeps them warm

"It’s crucial that we take rabbits’ needs for a companion seriously". Researchers compare the welfare of single versus paired rabbits...

Kennel Club welcomes new Lucy's Law

Kennel Club welcomes new Lucy’s Law

There has been a surge in interest in getting a puppy in the last month. Figures released by the organisation ...

VMD relaxes enforcement of medicines regulations

VMD relaxes enforcement of medicines regulations

The change allows vets to delegate the supply of veterinary medicines to internet retailers and wholesalers. Vets can temporarily delegate...

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Sniffer dogs could join battle against COVID-19

Sniffer dogs could join battle against COVID-19

Researchers have begun preparations to train dogs to detect COVID-19. Scientists looking into whether dogs can be trained to detect...