A method of epidural anesthesia, although proven efficient in humans, had never been tested in animals until now. Two specialists in Veterinary Anesthesiology have successfully used it for the first time and with this research they intend to reduce the risk of the traditional anesthetic technique in some animals. Read more about this exciting initiative:

https://blog.uchceu.es/international-relations/towards-a-safer-epidural-anaesthesia-for-dogs/

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/10/151019072203.htm