Researchers studied the effect of distance and neighborhood-level demographics on the number of pet adoptions from an animal shelter ("Use of geospatial neighborhood control locations for epidemiological analysis of community-level pet adoption patterns," American Journal of Veterinary Research
Bibliometric analysis of the American Journal of Veterinary Research
to produce a list of core veterinary medicine journals.
Smith of Kansas State University in Manhattan and her colleagues studied possible indicators of pain in cats that they had spayed and then treated with varying amounts of analgesics, they report in the November American Journal of Veterinary Research
The study ("Evaluation of biomarkers in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid for discrimination between asthma and chronic bronchitis in cats," American Journal of Veterinary Research
, 2010) screened the bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF) from a mix of 97 client-owned and research cats with naturally occurring asthma or chronic bronchitis and healthy control cats.