Summer 2014

Road Medicine

Ambulatory service veterinarians are adept at switching gears

Veterinarian Rachael Gately was headed to Tina Shippee’s house to vaccinate some of her >>

Sight Lines

When your pet is squinting, teary or red-eyed, it’s time to see a vet

Pets don’t have to read an eye chart to keep a driver’s license or >>

Organic Nation

Melissa Bailey oversees the standards that shape a burgeoning $35 billion industry

Melissa Bailey has been director of the standards division for the National Organic Program >>

Backyard Battles

The unhappy convergence of suburbia and wildlife

You’d think it would take a pretty exotic ecosystem to surprise Chris Whittier, V97. >>

Heal Thyself

Stem cell therapy holds promise for treating many incurable diseases in pets and people

“Oh my god, come look at Bella,” Diane Joseffy heard her husband call out. >>

Top Stories

Sight Lines

When your pet is squinting, teary or red-eyed, it’s time to see a vet

Backyard Battles

The unhappy convergence of suburbia and wildlife

Road Medicine

Ambulatory service veterinarians are adept at switching gears

Heal Thyself

Stem cell therapy holds promise for treating many incurable diseases in pets and people

Organic Nation

Melissa Bailey oversees the standards that shape a burgeoning $35 billion industry

Editor's Picks

A New Tick Disease

What looks like Lyme could be a completely different illness transmitted by the same bug

Dolphin Rescuers

Veterinary student’s research could improve survival rates for stranded animals

Help for New Moms

Hormone studies in rodent mothers could lead to better treatments for postpartum depression in humans

Itching to Know

Advice for dealing with all things lumpy, bumpy, red and splotchy on your pet’s skin

The Genetics of Bloat

Researchers hope their work will help predict which dogs may get the deadly disease