Impact of rapid treatment of sheep lame with footrot on welfare and economics and farmer attitudes to lameness in sheep
Contributor(s):: Green, L. E., Kaler, J., Wassink, G. J., King, E. M., Thomas, R. G.
The welfare of ferrets (Mustela putorius furo T): a review on the housing and management of pet ferrets
Contributor(s):: Vinke, C. M., Schoemaker, N. J.
Human allergy to environmental pet danders: a public health perspective
Contributor(s):: Morris, Daniel O.
Comparison of susceptibility to antimicrobials of bacterial isolates from companion animals in a veterinary diagnostic laboratory in Canada between 2 time points 10 years apart
Contributor(s):: Simon Authier, Dominique Paquette, Olivia Labrecque, Serge Messier
The susceptibility to antimicrobials of bacterial species most frequently isolated from companion animals in a veterinary teaching diagnostic laboratory was evaluated retrospectively. A significant decrease between 1990–1992 and 2002–2003 was noted in the susceptibility of dog isolates to the...
Antimicrobial drug consumption in companion animals
Contributor(s):: Ole E. Heuer, Vibeke Frøkjær Jensen, Anette M. Hammerum
During the last decade, use of antimicrobial drugs for growth promotion and therapeutic treatment in food animals has received much attention. The reservoir of resistant bacteria in food animals implies a potential risk for transfer of resistant bacteria, or resistance genes, from food animals to...
Antibodies to Bartonella vinsonii subsp. Berkhoffii in Moroccan dogs
Contributor(s):: Henn, J. B., Vanhorn, B. A., Kasten, R. W., Kachani, M., Chomel, B. B.
Antimicrobial resistance, virulence profiles, and phylogenetic groups of fecal Escherichia coli isolates: a comparative analysis between dogs and their owners in Japan
Contributor(s):: Harada, K., Okada, E., Shimizu, T., Kataoka, Y., Sawada, T., Takahashi, T.
Bartonella (Rochalimaea) antibodies, dementia, and cat ownership among men infected with human immunodeficiency virus
Contributor(s):: Schwartzman, W. A., Patnaik, M., Angulo, F. J., Visscher, B. R., Miller, E. N., Peter, J. B.
Capnocytophaga canimorsus septicemia caused by a dog bite in a hairy cell leukemia patient
Contributor(s):: Ndon, J. A.
Cat or dog ownership and seroprevalence of ehrlichiosis, Q fever, and cat-scratch disease
Contributor(s):: Skerget, M., Wenisch, C., Daxboeck, F., Krause, R., Haberl, R., Stuenzner, D.
Culture-negative Bartonella endocarditis in a patient with renal failure: the value of molecular methods in diagnosis
Contributor(s):: Todd, S., Xu, J., Millar, B. C., Moore, J. E., Crowe, M., Raoult, D., Harrison, T., Hill, C., Douglas, J.
Genetic relatedness of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius (MRSP) isolated from a dog and the dog owner
Contributor(s):: Soedarmanto, I., Kanbar, T., Ulbegi-Mohyla, H., Hijazin, M., Alber, J., Lammler, C., Akineden, O., Weiss, R., Moritz, A., Zschock, M.
Is Helicobacter pylori transmitted from cats to humans?
Contributor(s):: Webb, P. M., Knight, T., Elder, J. B., Newell, D. G., Forman, D.
Man's best friend? The effect of pet ownership on house dust microbial communities
Contributor(s):: Fujimura, K. E., Johnson, C. C., Ownby, D. R., Cox, M. J., Brodie, E. L., Havstad, S. L., Zoratti, E. M., Woodcroft, K. J., Bobbitt, K. R., Wegienka, G., Boushey, H. A., Lynch, S. V.
Peptic ulcer disease and exposure to domestic pets
Contributor(s):: McIsaac, W. J., Leung, G. M.
Vector-borne diseases in client-owned and stray cats from Madrid, Spain
Contributor(s):: Ayllon, T., Diniz, P. P., Breitschwerdt, E. B., Villaescusa, A., Rodriguez-Franco, F., Sainz, A.
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in resident animals of a long-term care facility
Contributor(s):: Coughlan, K., Olsen, K. E., Boxrud, D., Bender, J. B.
Animals provide benefits to elderly and chronically ill people by decreasing loneliness, increasing social interactions, and improving mental health. As a result, many hospitals and long-term care facilities allow family pets to visit ill or convalescing patients or support animal-assisted...
Heterogeneity and phylogenetic relationships of community-associated methicillin-sensitive/resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates in healthy dogs, cats and their owners
Contributor(s):: Wan, M. T., Fu, S. Y., Lo, Y. P., Huang, T. M., Cheng, M. M., Chou, C. C.
Aims: To investigate the distribution of staphylococcal enterotoxin genes (se) and the molecular features of community-associated methicillin-sensitive/resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MSSA/MRSA) isolates in the nostrils of healthy pets and their owners. Methods and Results: A total of 114...
MRSA carriage in a pet therapy dog
Contributor(s):: Enoch, D. A., Karas, J. A., Slater, J. D., Emery, M. M., Kearns, A. M., Farrington, M.
Minimizing harm in possum control operations and experiments in New Zealand
Contributor(s):: Morris, M. C., Weaver, S. A.
Pest control operations and experimentation on sentient animals such as the brushtail possum can cause unnecessary and avoidable suffering in the animal subjects. Minimizing animal suffering is an animal welfare goal and can be used as a guide in the design and execution of animal experimentation...