Schweizerische Vereinigung für Kleintiermedizin
Association Suisse pour la Médecine des petits Animaux
Associazione Svizzera per la Medicina dei Piccoli Animali
Swiss Association for Small Animal Medicine

Cute or calamitous?

At Copenhagen congress, vets discuss how to improve the health and welfare of flat-faced dogs
The rise in the popularity of so-called brachycephalic (flat-faced) breeds, including pugs and bulldogs, is linked to concerning trends for dog health and welfare, according to the Federation of European Companion Animal Veterinary Associations (FECAVA), the World Small Animal Veterinary Association (WSAVA) and the Danish Small Animal Veterinary Association (DSAVA/FHKS).
Look at the video for more on the brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome (BOAS) or come and see us at congress to try out our airflow-reducing mask ("breathe like a brachy").

Open access papers

Book review

August's Consultations in Feline Internal Medicine, Volume 7, Volume 7