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Dog Bite Risk and Prevention: The Role of Breed
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Welfare Implications of Teeth Clipping, Tail Docking and Permanent Identification of Piglets
Welfare Implications of the Use of Beta Agonists
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Flea and Tick Treatments: EPA's Investigation of Spot-On (FAQ)
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Raw Pet Foods and the AVMA's Policy: FAQ
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Santa's Veterinarian Answers Kids' Questions about Santa's Reindeer
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Cultural Competency: What is it and How Can I Become More Competent?
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Dogs' Social Lives and Disease Risks - Tips for Canine and Human Safety
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Outdoor Enthusiasts and Their Companion Animals
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20/20 Vision Commission Report (2011)
2013 US Veterinary Workforce Study
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Dog Bite Prevention - A Community Approach (2001)
Food Supply Veterinary Medicine Coalition Report (2006)
Foreign Accreditation - Report of the AVMA Task Force on Foreign Veterinary School Accreditation
Global Veterinary Activities - Report on AVMA's Current Role (2011)
Governance and Member Participation Task Force Report
International Opportunities to Promote the AVMA Strategic Plan (2009)
One Health - OHITF Final Report (2008)
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Veterinary Internships - Task Force Report (2011)
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