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Highly pathogenic avian influenza found in U.S. dairy cattle

This is the first time HPAI has been detected in dairy cattle, and the second time in a ruminant. Here's what's currently known about this rapidly evolving situation.

New data tool powers your perfect job search

Explore the job market in a new way with AVMA JobFIT. See cost-of-living and other data about communities side by side with job listings. Explore JobFIT

Understanding future workforce needs

Staffing and other challenges are fueling discussion of workforce needs—and some risky proposals to change how veterinary care is provided. View backgrounders on key issues:

Connect clients with research trials

New and improved, AVMA’s Veterinary Clinical Trials Registry helps you find relevant clinical studies to support your patients. It’s easy to use, and no sign-up is required. Search trials

Dog bite prevention week

Strengthen the veterinary team-client partnership

The Positive Pet Care Guide and Effective Equine Care Guide, developed through industry collaborations, help veterinary practices foster healthy communication and strong partnerships with clients. Use them to align client and team expectations; encourage supportive environments; and support the best possible patient care.

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Equine guide

Become a mentor—Get a mentor

MentorVet Connect, brought to you by the AVMA, connects new veterinary graduates with trained mentors, free of charge. The connection can transform both partners. Apply now to become a mentor or mentee.

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Explore the Journey for Teams

Every veterinary team member now has a pathway to foster greater diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workplaces. Discover the Journey for Teams—and see why veterinary colleagues are excited about it.

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Integrating veterinary technicians’ robust skill set into practice

Credentialed veterinary technicians master over 200 tasks to gain certification. The Veterinary Technology Student Essential and Recommended Skills List from the AVMA CVTEA® is a resource that practice leaders can use to ensure they're making the most of CVTs' versatile skill set.

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AVMA Convention: Earvin “Magic” Johnson is in the house

Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity! Basketball legend and entrepreneur Earvin “Magic” Johnson will deliver the keynote address at AVMA Convention 2024 this summer in Austin, Texas. Early-bird registration is going on now.

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Talking about cost of care

An intentional approach to conversations around cost of care helps clients understand treatment options while relying on the veterinarian’s expertise. Learn how in a new webinar on AVMA Axon.

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