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February 2018
Racehorses unaffected by Hendra vaccination: study   View Summary
8 February 2018
Racehorses unaffected by Hendra vaccination: studyA world-first study led by the University of Sydney has confirmed vaccination against the deadly Hendra virus does not affect the racing performance of thoroughbred horses.
Give chickens whole grain and feed 100 million people   View Summary
5 February 2018
Give chickens whole grain and feed 100 million peopleAdding whole grains to chicken food boosts meat production efficiency and could improve global food security. It's also likely to be good for backyard chickens, says Sydney scientist Amy Moss.
January 2018
I love a sunburnt country, not a sunburnt dog   View Summary
24 January 2018
I love a sunburnt country, not a sunburnt dogTo help keep your furry friend safe in summer we asked Dr Beth McDonald, our Veterinary Dermatology expert, tips and tricks to ensure your dog is sun safe. Just like us, dogs are susceptible to sunburn and they are also at risk of burnt paws.