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Blood analysis has recently become a popular tool to assess the welfare of the wild cats. However, the estimates of blood parameters may depend on the sampling method. We have tested (1) if the sampling procedure influences blood parameters and (2) what parameters are the most efficient in...

Author(s)
Pavlova, E. V.; Alekseeva, G. S.; Erofeeva, M. N.; Vasilieva, N. A.; Tchabovsky, A. V.; Naidenko, S. V.
Publisher
Wiley, Hoboken, USA
Citation
Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology, 2018, 329, 3, pp 112-119
Abstract

Acute stress induced by physical restraint can interfere with the validity of laboratory findings. Sedation could minimize such stress. However, it is not known whether sedation can affect hematologic and hemostatic parameters in cats. The purpose of this study was to evaluate hematologic and...

Author(s)
Volpato, J.; Mattoso, C. R. S.; Beier, S. L.; Coelho, M. M.; Tocheto, R.; Kirsten, C. E.; Yonezawa, L. A.; Saito, M. E.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2015, 17, 6, pp 500-506
Abstract

Objectives: Flow cytometry (FC) is becoming increasingly popular among veterinary oncologists for the diagnosis of lymphoma or leukaemia. It is accurate, fast and minimally invasive. Several studies of FC have been carried out in canine oncology and applied with great results, whereas there is...

Author(s)
Martini, V.; Bernardi, S.; Marelli, P.; Cozzi, M.; Comazzi, S.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Feline Medicine and Surgery, 2018, 20, 6, pp 494-501
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for General principles of animal handling.

To equip veterinary students on the appropriate ways of handling animals the following topics are discussed in this chapter, first is on the principles of safe and responsible handling, sensory perception in animals, second, handling and physical restraint of small and large animals, and lastly,...

Author(s)
Vincent, I.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391629)
Type
Book chapter
Abstract

Blood sampling can be difficult in several exotic species. To obtain the blood sample needed for analysis, handling of the animal is necessary. In some species, restraint without anesthesia is extremely stressful and risky for the animal or the person handling it. The first objective of this study...

Author(s)
Kunze, M.
Publisher
Freien Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Citation
Validation of blood sampling with Dipetalogaster maxima for serological and blood chemical analyses and application of this method in an epidemiologic study on Toxoplasma gondii in small exotic felids in European zoos, 2018, pp xii + 171 pp.
Abstract

Background: In vitro platelet aggregation in feline blood samples is a well-known phenomenon in veterinary clinical laboratories resulting in high numbers of pseudothrombocytopenia. Several attempts have been made to prevent or dissolve platelet aggregates in feline blood samples and to increase...

Author(s)
Riond, B.; Wassmuth, A. K.; Hartnack, S.; Hofmann-Lehmann, R.; Lutz, H.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
BMC Veterinary Research, 2015, 11, 183, pp (6 August 2015)
Abstract

Author(s)
Aukland, C.; Behagg, N.
Publisher
Veterinary Business Development Ltd, Peterborough, UK
Citation
Veterinary Times, 2015, 45, 6, pp 6
Abstract

This chapter covers blood sampling and handling in veterinary patients. The factors that can affect the quality of blood specimens are presented. Safety concerns, proper venous blood sample collection (peripheral, lateral saphenous, medial saphenous or femoral venipuncture), tourniquet use during...

Author(s)
Atkins, L. B.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, UK
Citation
Advanced monitoring and procedures for small animal emergency and critical care, 2012, pp 601-610
AbstractFull Text

Background and Aim: Toxoplasmosis is a zoonotic disease with worldwide distribution. There is little information about the risk of occupational exposure to toxoplasmosis. Therefore, the aim of this study was to determine the seroprevalence and risk factors associated with toxoplasmosis among the...

Author(s)
Beheshtipour, J.; Adhami, G.; Moradi, M.; Shabani, S.
Publisher
Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, Iran
Citation
Scientific Journal of Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, 2019, 24, 1, pp Fa123-Fa131, En122
AbstractFull Text

The use of sedation protocols to assist in the restraint of cats to perform blood collections is of great importance, but the use of some drugs can alter the results and interpretation. Moreover, the physical restraint may generate intense stress, especially in animals of the feline species, which...

Author(s)
Volpato, J.; Mattoso, C. R. S.; Beier, S. L.; Coelho, M. M.; Tocheto, R.; Ceregatti, M. G.; Antunes, R. R.; Costa, Á.; Saito, M. E.
Publisher
FEPMVZ - Editora, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Citation
Arquivo Brasileiro de Medicina Veterinária e Zootecnia, 2016, 68, 5, pp 1129-1136

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