Monthly Archives: March 2019

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Monitoring Glucose in Diabetic Pets

The incidence of diabetes in small animals has almost tripled over the last 30 years in the western world. In the UK, it is estimated that around 30, 000 dogs and 111, 000 cats are affected.1,2,3 Accurate monitoring of blood glucose levels is essential for managing diabetes. It can be hard to spot behavioural changes [...]

2019-07-23T14:24:59+01:00March 19th, 2019|

The Importance of Reliable Ketone Testing in Dairy Cows

The period between calving and end of lactation is a critical time period that strongly correlates with the health and milk production of the cow. During this time, cows can slip into a state called ketosis, putting them at risk of decreased milk yield, impaired reproductive performance, and developing other illnesses - all ultimately leading [...]

2019-07-23T14:25:30+01:00March 15th, 2019|