Ventilators from veterinarians may help with covid-19 treatment

Ventilator used by UPenn's New Bolton Center Anesthesia

While there appears to be a global shortage of ventilators, some are now looking at veterinary practices to see if ventilators designed for animals could be repurposed. In the UK, the Animal Health Trust, along with other veterinary referral centers, “is currently in discussion with the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and the Royal College […]

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No Evidence of covid-19 horse/human transmission

It's still okay to hug your horse

In the midst of the Covid-19 panic and restrictions, there’s one small bright light. There is no evidence that the virus can be transmitted between horse and humans. So if you’re lucky enough to be able to visit your horse, make sure to give them a hug. Right now, I can still get to the […]

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