Other sources, such as the Veterinary Information Network
, have said the PetConnection.com figures are more believable than the FDA's.
VeterinaryPartner.com is a free website supported by the members of the Veterinary Information Network
The Veterinary Information Network
(VIN) looked into Nuheart, a generic form of ivermectin that claims to be comparable to Heartgard.
If I am investigating a specific syndrome or emerging disease I will use Veterinary Information Network
(VIN) and reach out to individual veterinarians or pathologists who may be seeing similar cases.
According to the Veterinary Information Network
(VIN) News Service, veterinarians have recently become aware that symptoms of hyperestrogenism in dogs can be linked to their owners' use of topical hormone preparations.
Also, the 20,000 members of Veterinary Information Network
(VIN, an online, subscription-based education and communication forum for veterinary professionals) reported almost 1,500 cases of dog and cat injuries and deaths related to contaminated pet food.