Blue Buffalo releases GI Low Fat dry food for dogs
The therapeutic diet contains whitefish, prebiotic fibers and other digestion-supporting ingredients.
Blue Buffalo has added a gut health formula to its lineup of therapeutic dog food recipes. Blue Natural Veterinary Diet GI Low Fat dry food is indicated to help adult dogs that have difficulty digesting fat, the Wilton, Connecticut, company reported. “Dogs suffering from specific gastrointestinal issues, such as pancreatitis or lymphangiectasis, often have trouble […]
Companion Animal Health launches new products
The Stance Analyzer arrives on the veterinary market along with the INsight System and the Empower IQ laser therapy handpiece.
Companion Animal Health has released two diagnostic products and a laser therapy handpiece. The New Castle, Delaware, company reported that its Stance Analyzer platform is designed to collect weight-bearing information that could be used during wellness exams to support clinical findings such as pain and to detect early lameness. “The Stance Analyzer allows the veterinarian […]
Nutramax releases Imuquin Cat supplement
The product is formulated to support feline immune health.
Nutramax Laboratories Veterinary Sciences Inc. is expanding its Imuquin line with the launch of Imuquin Cat, an immune health supplement for cats 6 weeks or older. The introduction of Imuquin Cat, which can be sprinkled on food, comes weeks after the unveiling of Imuquin and Imuquin Puppy. Imuquin Cat contains NMX580, a combination of beta-glucan […]
Elevet offers ‘intelligent’ veterinary stethoscope
The HD StethVET reads cardiac waveforms, EKG and body sounds.
Elevet Technologies has reached an agreement to distribute a stethoscope designed to provide veterinarians with real-time visualization of a patient’s cardiac waveforms, EKG and body sounds. The HD StethVET, manufactured by HD Medical Inc., is available to veterinary practitioners while it awaits U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval for use with human patients. The stethoscope, […]
Bayer launches Coraxis topical heartworm preventive
The prescription-only canine medication is rapidly absorbed and is effective for 30 days.
Bayer Animal Health has released a monthly spot-on heartworm preventive formulated for dogs as young as 7 weeks old. Coraxis (moxidectin) Topical Solution for Dogs, available only by prescription, prevents heartworm disease and treats and controls hookworms, roundworms and whipworms, according to Bayer. “Coraxis is a unique addition to the veterinarian’s anti-parasite toolbox,” said Robert […]
Ceva launches heartworm preventive MilbeGuard
Generic milbemycin oxime earns FDA approval for use in dogs and cats.
Ceva Animal Health has introduced a heartworm preventive containing the active ingredient used in popular canine medications such as Interceptor Plus, Trifexis and Sentinel Flavor Tabs. The company’s new MilbeGuard (milbemycin oxime) Flavored Tablets are indicated for both dogs and cats to prevent heartworm disease and control hookworms and roundworms. The beef-flavored chewable, given monthly, […]
WellHaven to offer telemedicine consultations
The hospital network will use a mobile app from Petriage to communicate with clients.
WellHaven Pet Health’s 40 veterinary hospitals will begin using a telemedicine app that includes a symptom analysis tool for pet owners. The mobile app, developed by Petriage Inc., provides clients with recommendations about what do for the pet — is urgent care needed? — and permits real-time chatting with a WellHaven veterinarian. “The use of […]
Pharmgate launches Deracin medicated cattle feed
The product works against bovine respiratory disease and anaplasmosis.
Pharmgate Animal Health has released medicated feed formulated to control bovine respiratory disease and anaplasmosis in cattle. The Wilmington, North Carolina, company is promoting Deracin (chlortetracycline) as a generic equivalent to Zoetis’ Aureomycin. “Deracin gives producers and veterinarians a choice in products without the need to change treatment protocols or wonder if it will work,” […]
Veterinarian launches cannabidiol soft chews for pets
Hemp-based product is designed to support dogs and cats suffering from anxiety, pain and arthritis.
A new company co-founded by an Arizona veterinarian has released chewable cannabidiol supplements formulated to manage anxiety, pain and arthritis in cats and dogs. The company, CompanionCBD, reported that hemp-based Companion Soft Chews contain a compound that “mimics the action of chemicals that are essential for normal functioning of the brain and body.” “With our […]
CareCredit now accessible through AVImark, ImproMed
A software update allows pet owners to apply for credit and practices to process CareCredit transactions.
Veterinary practices can use their AVImark or ImproMed practice management software to process CareCredit transactions under a new arrangement with the client financing company. Henry Schein Veterinary Solutions reported that the integration also speeds credit approval by automatically transferring information to the CareCredit application. “As a result, practice teams can spend less time on administrative […]