Best wishes for a wonderful New Year from your friends at FACE!
New Diabetes Pill for Cats Offers Alternative to Insulin Shots
The US Food and Drug Administration has approved a new pet medication called Bexacat, which is an oral treatment for improved glycemic control in cats diagnosed with diabetes mellitus. According to an article in Veterinary Practice News, the drug works by preventing the kidneys from reabsorbing glucose into the blood. The excess glucose is passed … Continue reading New Diabetes Pill for Cats Offers Alternative to Insulin Shots
Rising Pet Food Costs Put Strain on European Pet Owners
High rates of inflation and increased pet food and supply prices are impacting pets and their owners across Europe and the UK. According to an article on the Pet Food Industry website, the cost of caring for dogs, cats, and other companion animals is leading to increased rates of pet relinquishment and abandonment. In the … Continue reading Rising Pet Food Costs Put Strain on European Pet Owners
Pictures! FACE’s 11th Dog-Friendly Golf Tournament
On October 10th, FACE's friends and supporters (of both the 2 and 4-legged kind!) joined us for our annual golf fundraiser at San Diego's Fairbanks Ranch Country Club. Everyone had a great time playing golf, followed by dinner and an exciting charity auction, all to benefit San Diego pets in need of lifesaving veterinary care. … Continue reading Pictures! FACE’s 11th Dog-Friendly Golf Tournament
Happy National Veterinary Technician Week!
October 16-22 is National Veterinary Technician Week, a time to show our appreciation for all the dedicated vet techs who contribute so much to our pets' health! FACE thanks all team members at our partner veterinary practices for everything they do to save the lives of beloved family pets by providing them with life-saving veterinary … Continue reading Happy National Veterinary Technician Week!