Putting Knowledge into Practice

Banfield Applied Research and Knowledge (BARK) is responsible for generating new knowledge in support of evidence-based medicine by conducting population-based research on medical records produced in Banfield hospitals.

Research by the team supports the highest quality veterinary care by using electronic medical data from two and half million pets, captured annually in PetWare® (Banfield's centralized medical record database) for retrospective and prospective research.

BARK's data is captured and shared via several channels, including: