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New York Man Dies From 'Exceedingly Rare' Tick Virus Transmitted Within Minutes

Monday, July 17th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Time Publish Date:  Thursday, July 13, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Sam Telford discusses a rare disease carried in ticks, known as the Powassan virus. Link to External Source:  http://time.com/4857333/rare-tick-virus-powassan-virus-ny-man/ “);/insert_php]… Read More

Is your dog just chasing its tail – or is it obsessive?

Thursday, June 29th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  The Guardian Publish Date:  Sunday, June 25, 2017 Description:  This article about canine compulsive disorder references experts at and research from the Cummings School. Link to External Source:  https://www.theguardian.com/science/2017/jun/25/is-your-dog-obsessive-compulsive-ocd-chasing-tail-behaviour “);/insert_php] SOURCE:… Read More

The Vegan Dog

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  New York Times Publish Date:  Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Lisa Freeman is quoted in this article about vegans aligning their pet dogs' diets with their own eating… Read More

Don't declaw — it's cruel and unnecessary

Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Boston Globe Publish Date:  Saturday, May 20, 2017 Description:  This op-ed arguing against the practice of declawing cats includes a quote from the Cummings School's Nicholas Dodman. Link to External Source: … Read More

Does Acupuncture Work for Dogs?

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Time Magazine Publish Date:  Monday, May 1, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Alicia Karas is quoted in this article on the use of alternative medicine to treat ailments in pets. Link… Read More

Black bear found in Berkshires garage is set free

Monday, May 1st, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Boston Globe Publish Date:  Friday, April 28, 2017 Description:  A malnourished black bear found in a garage was sent to Tufts Wildlife Clinic for rehabilitation. Link to External Source:  http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2017/04/28/black-bear-found-berkshire-county-rehabilitated-released-back-into-wild/DKVMcZ0eep4mRGRrGPAiyL/story.html “);/insert_php]… Read More

#CatSquare explained: Why can’t cats resist thinking inside the box?

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  The Conversation Publish Date:  Monday, April 17, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Nicholas Dodman writes this reprinted piece from The Conversation about cats’ curious affinity for boxes. Link to External Source: … Read More

Science Says Your Pet Is Good for Your Mental Health

Friday, April 7th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  Time Magazine Publish Date:  Thursday, April 6, 2017 Description:  The Cummings School's Lisa Freeman is quoted in this article about animal therapy. Link to External Source:  http://time.com/4728315/science-says-pet-good-for-mental-health/ “);/insert_php] SOURCE: http://now.tufts.edu/tufts-news/science-says-your-pet-good-your-mental-health

Why finding a solution to control Lyme disease isn't simple

Thursday, April 6th, 2017

[insert_php]echo html_entity_decode(“ Publication Source:  PBS NewsHour Publish Date:  Wednesday, April 5, 2017 Description:  This piece details Cummings School expert Sam Telford's research into deer ticks and potential ways to limit the spread of Lyme disease.… Read More