The Importance of Sterilizing Your Pet

The Importance of Sterilizing Your Pet

Veterinarians and animal associations always promote the benefits of neutering pets. Hundreds of thousands of unwanted dogs and cats, including puppies and kittens, are euthanized yearly.  Spaying and neutering your pet can increase their lifespan, decrease serious...
Rabies: Spread Awareness to Stop Death

Rabies: Spread Awareness to Stop Death

By Jay Prakash Yadav and Maninder Singh* Introduction: Rabies is a highly fatal but vaccine-preventable viral zoonosis (diseases which are naturally transmitted between vertebrate animals to humans and vice-versa), caused by genus Lyssavirus of the Rhabdoviridae...
Leptospirosis in Dogs:  AGlobal Zoonosis

Leptospirosis in Dogs:  AGlobal Zoonosis

By Deeksha Bharti*, Akshay Kumar**, Abhishek Bhardwaj*** Leptospirosis, a spirochaetal zoonosis, has emanated as a serious global health problem concerned with veterinary and public health expanse. It is a global infection caused by pathogenic Leptospira spp....
Treatment of Blood in Pet Urine – Cystigo

Treatment of Blood in Pet Urine – Cystigo

Written by Dr. Sakshi Sharma Case Study: A 7-year-old castrated male indie dog was reported by his owner to have a 2-months history of pollakiuria and polydipsia (PU/PD) and a 1-month history of intermittent hematuria. Abdominal ultrasonography from the referring...
Collars and Harnesses: Using Them the Right Way

Collars and Harnesses: Using Them the Right Way

By Unnati Hunjan* Walks are an essential part for the well-being of our dogs. But it can get difficult without the right equipment and training. Choosing between a harness and a collar, especially one that’s ideal for your dog, can get tricky! The choice largely...