• Veterinary services, crucial but less appreciated  2019-10-06 10:01

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Veterinary services, crucial but less appreciated

    TEHRAN – Iran marks the National Veterinary Day on October 6. Despite high contribution of veterinary services to the health of both animals and humans, measures done to appreciate the services are not sufficient and the sector needs more serious attention, Payam Mohebbi, head of Tehran Pet Hospital told the Tehran Times on Friday.

  • crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever 2019-07-09 20:48

    Five died of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever since March 

    TEHRAN- Since the beginning of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 21), 54 people have been diagnosed with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever and five of them lost their lives, said Behzad Amiri, head of zoonotic diseases department at the ministry of health.