Singapore's first blood bank for dogs and cats to open in March 2022

In March 2022, veterinary emergency and specialty hospital VES Hospital will open Singapore's first blood bank for dogs and cats. PHOTO: DR ALEX HATCH
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SINGAPORE - When Ms Caren Soh's dog had tick fever last month, she had just 48 hours to look for a donor as her pet was anaemic, or lacking healthy red blood cells to carry oxygen.

The operations officer said two friends offered their dogs' blood but they were incompatible.

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