Winter 2013

A Better Mousetrap

Can cats help advance cancer treatment where mice have failed?

The traditional means of testing a potential treatment for cancer is to get a >>

A Bird in Pain

A shift of the head or the clack of a beak can signal discomfort in avian species

Although there are more than 10,000 species of birds in the world, when an >>

CATCHing the Signs

With a new diagnostic tool, Tufts veterinarians are demystifying feline heart disease

Cats hold their own counsel. Independent, solitary, even mysterious, they’ve long fascinated their owners >>

The Hurt Unlocker

Your pet can’t tell you he’s in pain, but the way he behaves can say plenty about how he’s feeling

Jasper falters and then collapses several times as she enters the exam room. The >>

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The Hurt Unlocker

Your pet can’t tell you he’s in pain, but the way he behaves can say plenty about how he’s feeling

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You Can’t Resist

Are antibiotics used in meat production fueling he growth of drug-defiant superbugs? The battle heats up