Antibiotic Resistance in Pets

Oct 6, 2017 / In the News

Daily Mail (Oct. 5) – Infections such as the methicillion-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius are popping up among animal patients at worrying rates, experts say. “Some of these bacteria may be causing infection in the animals, while others may just be present with no problems noted,” said veterinary dermatologist Dr Jason Pieper, a veterinary clinical medicine professor at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.