The importance of veterinary medicine in public health
animal treatment is becoming more and more important in terms of its role in relation to public healthCA, including ensuring the health care of animals and their consumer products to avoid future conditions in them and to prevent possible infection of humans. In this aspect, Nutrition is one of the fundamental pillars for the growth and maintenance of healthy animals.
From research, food production, animal monitoring, vaccination and even the indication of a balanced diet according to the animal’s body and physiological conditions, the role of the veterinarian has resulted in a method of prevention and control of pathogens from the source of origin. Basic responsibility. For animal health to become an important pillar of public health.
a Balanced diet It provides all the necessary elements to carry out the normal functioning of the body and thus contributes to long-term health. “The involvement of a team of veterinarians is essential when designing animal diets, as they are the ones who have a deep understanding of each individual’s nutritional needs and can ensure that the product covers them completely”, explains Julia Fenley, the veterinarian . Product development at Vitalcan.
In pets, a lack of adequate nutrition can lead to various diseases, either due to an intoxicating excess of vitamin A or due to a deficiency such as secondary hypertrophic cardiomyopathy due to taurine deficiency in cats. In this sense, it is recommended to go to the veterinarian at least once a year, to continue and check the health and nutrition plan. In this way, it is possible not only to prevent diseases, but also to facilitate the early diagnosis of many pathologies.
Currently, the protection of animals in their natural habitat and as companions is essential for society and it is therefore essential that veterinarians guarantee their health.
“Thanks to the strong bond between humans and pets in recent years, the interest in their well-being and consequently the visits to veterinarians have increased considerably, contributing to the well-being of the animal and those around it. “. Connected to Vitalcan.
Although there is still a long way to go to promote the importance of veterinarians in society and at the same time promote good animal nutrition, the profession in Argentina is gaining more and more importance and recognition. For this reason, medical specialties, diagnostic methods and veterinary hospitals continue to evolve to provide better service and healthier, happier animals.