Tag: "vets" at medical news
Increase in the Number of Cases of Animal Diseases in New South Wales.
...is a routine procedure every year that a number of vets
are posted to different areas to check the cause of the dead poultry. Usually the number of cases will be around 30-40 but in the previous month it had exceeded 70. This is due to the fact that there is a rise in the spread of the bird flu and foot...
Kiwi veterinarians angry Over Doctor's Advice
...a campaigner Philip Nitschke for his advise to use vets
to get deadly drugs//. Dr Nitschke told more tha...," Mr Gibb said. Mr Gibb said it was illegal for vets
to dispense such barbiturates for humans and they would probably face disciplinary action by the vet...
Delhi Sees Sharp Decline In Chicken Prices
...eople do not buy," he added. Meanwhile, the four vets
at the Gazipur market had a tough time in checking all the birds and certifying them safe. "We have closed one of the two gates so that people do not buy them and take them away without our certificate," said Raj Kumar. "We have not come across any...
President’s verdict: no need to panic over bird fl
...ating an agricultural fare. He spoke after meeting vets
and representatives of poultry farmers. Japan had already on Friday temporarily suspended imports of French poultry, including the delicacy foie gras, meat and other internal organs after this news about bird flu in France. This was said by the Japa...
Poland affected by Bird flu through wild birds
...iver, the site where a dead swan was found. Polish vets
confirmed the presence of the H5N1 bird flu virus ... The swan was found near the German border but the vets
did not confirm whether the bird had the potent strain that could infect humans. As put by Tadeusz ...
Hungary Develops New Bird Flu Vaccine
... enough to vaccinate poultry workers, farm owners, vets
and others at increased risk of contracting bird flu. Three cases of bird flu have been reported in Azerbaijan. If confirmed, this would elevate the worldwide human death toll to 101. With the number of deaths and bird flu infections increasing eac...
Web-Based Training Programme For Africa Vets
... Internet-based training programme that will allow vets
to study// for postgraduate degrees while continui...hed in early March, will create online courses for vets
unable to attend full-time degrees, reported the SciDev.net science-for-development network. Afric...
Africa's vets to gain from web-based training
...hed in early March, will create online courses for vets
unable to attend full-time degrees, reported the S...iDev.net science-for-development network. African vets
urgently need extra training, but few have the necessary time or money, says Keith Sones, a Kenya-ba...
Delayed Start By Niger On Culling Of Poultry
...Professional trappers trap the birds so government vets
can collect 1 ml blood per bird. The samples are sent to the High Security Animal Diseases Laboratory in Bhopal to test for avian flu. An angry BNHS Director Asad Rahmani says that this should be a priority project to understand the role of migratory...
Fat Clinics Set Up To Tackle Overweight Pets
...fering as those that are starved. Four out of five vets
said they were seeing more overweight and obese animals every other day. The survey consulted about 143 practioner about the number of obese pets that visited their clinics. The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) warned...
...e need to inoculate around 60,000 poultry workers, vets
and farm workers before this year’s flu season. This is a move designed to prevent an outbreak of bird flu among humans. Come this February, due to cold weather predicted, thousands of wild birds will be moving west; areas of Britain included, away ...
Hundreds of Turkeys Die Due to Bird Flu
are probing an outbreak of bird flu in a poultry farm in Suffolk, following the death of hundreds of turkeys. Reports of an ‘unexplained’ illness// had many experts visiting the farm to investigate. Confirmation has been received from The Departmen...
Hope for Obese Canines
...s meant to be used only as recommended. Yet what vets
hope for, is a final change in owner’s habits as is it primarily due to over- feeding and negligence in exercising their dog, that leads to most canines piling on the pounds. Says Vet Grant Petrie: "The treatment is only for a two month period and ...
Shortage of Veterinarians Worry Public Health Experts in US
...s ago, a writer had wondered, "who can blame young vets
for eschewing the helter-skelter, jack-of-all-trad...e consistent. The pay is better too. Food animal vets
acknowledge many would rather work in a clinic than travel gravel roads, slop through slush and jost...
US Veteran Benefit System Needs Overhauling
...quality of life, would be really good news for the vets
and their families, said Paul Sullivan, director of Veterans for Common Sense. But this is an indication of the true cost of war, and it will cost money. The IOM commission will submit a report in October on all its work to date in the area of vete...
Suicide Among Returning US Soldiers on the Rise
...amilies. A Vietnam veteran who has counseled other vets
for more than 30 years, Meshad runs a toll-free su...rted. One of the biggest challenges for troubled vets
is the stigma of a mental health disorder, said Meshad. "It's very, very hard for you to reach out a...
Shambu With Bovine TB Being Prevented from Slaughter
...bly said that it had provisionally decided to give vets
the go-ahead to slaughter Shambo, at the Skanda Va...luding forming a human chain around Shambo, should vets
move in to slaughter him - and have set up a webcam where viewers can watch Shambo all day long....
Europe's Last Dancing Bears Sheltered After Years of Abuse
...now?" Veselin lashed out at Khalil's team. But the vets
said bad nutrition was what actually caused Misho to lose almost all his fur. Once the bears arrive in Belitsa, they will be fed tomatoes, apples, pears, carrots and other fruit, as well as some bread. They will also be encouraged to search for foo...