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First Dog Diagnosed with SARS-CoV-2 Dies from Lymphoma: A Veterinarian’s Perspective

A microscopic view of a SARS-CoV-2 virus
A recent article in National Geographic profiles Buddy, the first dog in the United States to be diagnosed with SARS-CoV-2, who passed away from lymphoma on July 11. As a veterinary oncologist, I know firsthand the anguish that comes with the loss of a beloved pet to cancer. Pets are essential to our well-being, and

Glowing Cats: A New Meaning for "Green Cat?"

picture off cats sitting in the light looking normal, followed by cats sitting in the dark and glowing green from the inside
A couple of years ago, I answered questions for Cat Fancy Magazine on how to make pet cats “green,” meaning ecologically friendly. Now there is a new meaning to the term green cat, these cats glow green. Researchers at the Mayo Clinic engineered these cats to help save lives. The green glowing felines are a