Keeping Parasites out of your Summer Plans

Keeping Parasites out of our Summer Plans – How Disinfectants Can Help

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If there’s one downside to the summer heat, it’s that ticks and fleas are also a fan of these warmer temperatures. While we talk a lot about viruses, bacteria, and fungi, however, parasites are another important category of pathogen that need to be accounted for when maintaining a clean, disease-free facility. Although parasites come in many different shapes and sizes, …

Care, Compassion, and Hope – Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando

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When launching Rescue My Shelter back in August 2017, we never anticipated the amount of engagement and participation that we received from shelters and their supporters. Rescue® is excited to be able to continue to recognize shelters doing amazing things in the animal health community. As our first winner of 2019, we are delighted to recognize the amazing Pet Alliance …

Overcoming Hardships and Second Chances – Tails of Courage

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As an organization whose mission is to teach others how to overcome hardships and find second chances, it is no surprise that Tails of Courage is our most recent monthly winner of the Rescue My Shelter contest. Founded in 2009, by a survivor of the World Trade Center attacks in New York City on September 11 2001, Tails of Courage …

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The Harmful Effects That you NEED to Know About Disinfectant Residues

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Disinfecting surfaces should be quick, simple, and worry-free so that you can focus on providing the best treatment for your patients. What happens, though, when your disinfectant begins to leave behind residue on surfaces and equipment, causing more harm than good? What is Chemical Residue? Disinfectants are created to destroy pathogens of concern and reduce the spread of microorganisms between …

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Are Seasonal Allergies Affecting Your Patients?

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May is over but allergy season is not. This time of year can trigger allergies in both humans and pets. From sneezing, itching, and runny noses, to rashes, swollen eyes and an increase in stress levels, allergies are more common in pets than owners may think! Thankfully, there are a few ways that you can educate pet owners and your …

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“If You Only Knew” Allows Vets to Share Their Most Disgusting Stories!

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A few months back, Rescue® Disinfectants, alongside The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) launched an exciting contest called, #IfYouOnlyKnew. #IfYouOnlyKnew gives veterinary technicians the chance to share their most disgusting stories, showing that caring for our fuzzy friends isn’t always a pleasant experience! A client brought their Labrador in for an appointment, and asked to have the …

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Infection Prevention for Surgical Patients

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Surgery is a standard method of treatment for animals both large and small, whether it be to remove cancerous tumors, repair broken bones, or diagnose and treat any number of disorders that are affecting a pets overall health and well-being. While surgical procedures should not create additional stress for your team, extra work must be done to protect patients from …

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Northeast Animal Shelter Saves Lives, Educates Communities and Provides Love!

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The #RescueMyShelter campaign was designed to provide shelters across the United States with Rescue Veterinary Disinfectants®, to assist staff and volunteers in creating a temporary home for animals that is free of harmful pathogens. We did not expect to receive the overwhelming number of stories and images from volunteers, pet owners, and shelters that we have! The care that animal …

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How Are You Managing Hospital-Associated Infections in Your Veterinary Practice?

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Ensuring that your practice or shelter is clean and welcoming to your patients is always an utmost concern, as not only does it impact your patient’s health and stay, but it reflects your care for their well-being. While you may disinfect surfaces and equipment regularly, it can be challenging to keep pathogens at bay, especially if your patients aren’t showing …

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Virox® and NAVTA Launch, “If You Only Knew…”

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These past few months, we have shared just how crucial it is to for veterinary practices to disinfect surfaces and equipment to prevent the spread of pathogens and to create an environment that is welcoming for patients and staff. We are therefore proud to announce that our parent company, Virox® Animal Health, and The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in …