Vanguard crLyme earns 15-month immunity claim

Lyme vaccine provides extra reassurance to dog owners and veterinarians.

Zoetis Inc.’s Vanguard crLyme vaccine for dogs now comes with a 15-month duration of immunity claim, an improvement over the previous recommendation of annual revaccination. The U.S. Department of Agriculture granted the claim for a product that Zoetis promotes as the only multivalent recombinant Lyme vaccine formulated to ward off the bacteria Borrelia burgdorferi, which […]

SunTech launches new BP monitors

The rechargeable Vet25 and Vet30 weigh less than 3 pounds.

SunTech Medical Inc. has updated its line of battery-powered veterinary blood pressure monitors with the introduction of the Vet25 and Vet30 models. Unveiled in July at the American Veterinary Medical Association convention, the portable monitors are virtually noiseless so as not to startle nervous patients, the Morrisville, North Carolina, company reported. Alarms and audible indicators […]

Jorgensen releases new tail dressing for dogs

Dog Ends prevents further injury to tail tips.

Veterinary equipment supplier Jorgensen Laboratories has launched Dog Ends, a lightweight tube dressing designed to protect the injured tips of canine tails. Traditional dressings and syringe cases can weigh down a tail and increase impact forces, especially when a dog is wagging its tail, the Loveland, Colorado, company stated. Each Dog Ends weighs 0.14 ounces […] Protection Status