Top Animal Health Links This Week (Mar. 28-Apr. 3)

To help you stay on top of animal health and disease news, we are posting our top links of the week, which will direct you to important information and discussions around animal health. Below, please find the links, broken down by Network. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter if you want to see the best animal health links on the net every day. Read our guides on how to use Twitter and Facebook for continuing education. If you missed last week’s top links, check them out here.


Dr. Melanie Barham talks to Dr. Colleen Best from the OVC about veterinary mental health on our new podcast

Here’s a great checklist for assessing client risk for zoonotic disease

The Hamilton Spectator discusses the 65 rabies cases in Hamilton since December. Remember to vaccinate your pets!

Check out this antibiotic resistance fact sheet from WHO


This thrush factsheet from The Horse discusses clinical signs, treatment options, prognosis, and prevention

Great equine resource: “Equine Vaccination Cheat Sheet” – recommended core and risk-based horse vaccines


Are you a vet in Ontario? Check out the details for our Small Flock Poultry Veterinary Training Course May 7

Small Ruminants

For Small Ruminant Producers: Online FAMACHA Certification allows you to make deworming decisions


Have you checked out our Swine Influenza podcast series? Overview of swine influenza in North America


6 new cases of raccoon strain rabies. Check out the updated map and rabies baiting map here