Top Animal Health Links This Week (Jul 31-Aug 6)
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.
Some good info about recent rabies cases and rabies vaccine bait drops in Ontario
We’ve put together a Vector-Borne Disease Resources Page – let us know if you have anything we should add!
In Australia, Dozens of workers test positive for Q fever, a zoonotic disease that can cause fever, chills, more
Planting of neonicotinoid-treated maize poses risks for honey bees and other non-target organisms …
Important changes are coming for beekeepers – Pending Federal Changes to Address Antimicrobial Resistance
Mad Cow Disease Detected In Alabama
Bobcat fever is spread from bobcats to domestic cats through ticks, & it’s on the rise in Tennessee
Raw Food Podcast series Part 3, with the OVC’s Dr. Verbrugghe discussing from a nutritionist’s perspective
Potomac Horse Fever fact sheet – find out about causes, diagnoses, treatment, and vaccines
There is a vaccine for eastern equine encephalitis. In rare cases the disease can be transmitted to humans
Multistate Outbreaks of Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Live Poultry in Backyard Flocks
Interesting article from the New York Times about plague vaccines for prairie dogs