2018 Veterinary Emerging Topics (VET)® Report

In this year’s report, we’re shining a spotlight on antimicrobial resistance in feline patients.

In 2016, cats presenting with lower urinary tract signs were treated as follows:

Our Methodology

This year, usage patterns for antimicrobial treatment of feline respiratory tract (RTI) and lower urinary tract (UTI) infections were investigated, and Banfield veterinarians were surveyed about factors that influence their antimicrobial treatment decisions for feline patients.

Learn More About Our Methods

Read the full report on how we can promote the health of pets by using antimicrobials responsibly.