This week’s One Health roundup includes a look at how a new strain of foot-and-mouth disease in Egypt could threaten the region’s food supply, how animal checkups can help prevent the spread of disease in people, how actress Ashley Judd’s therapy dog helps her deal with her depression, and much more.
Thanks for reading, and have a happy and healthy weekend!
Healthy pets, healthy people
State Journal-Register (Ill.)
Cancer research in animals can benefit humans
Auburn Villager (Ala.)
Mice guide human drug trial
Rabies outbreak in NM not a reason for panic, but reason for caution
Daily Ardmoreite (Okla.)
Three Cary dogs euthanized after rabies encounter
News Observer (N.C.)
Dogs help vet adjust to life at home
Statesman Journal (Ore.)
Equine therapy helps veterans suffering PTSD
Dog to offer comfort at courthouse