Myths and misconceptions about clinical trials

Veterinary clinical trials help veterinarians and researchers find new and better ways to treat pets, and sometimes people too. Dr. Sarah Moore, an associate professor and veterinarian at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center, where she oversees clinical trials in neurology and pain management, in collaboration with the Blue Buffalo Veterinary Clinical Trials Office team, shared a few common misconceptions owners may have about veterinary clinical trials.

Here are some of those myths, and the truths behind them.

Two veterinary technicians holding a Labrador dog