American Veterinarian Medical Association

Revised state law goes after puppy mills

Over the years, Pennsylvania has picked up another nickname besides the Keystone State—The Puppy Mill Capital of the East.

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Carrie Ellis (UP ’09) should have been cited as the second-place winner of the American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior’s Student Research Award, for “Mitigation of sow aggression during group formation for pen gestation.” The award was presented at the society’s July 18 meeting in New Orleans (see Oct. 1 JAVMA).

A map accompanying the article “Scope-of-practice laws draw attacks” (JAVMA, Oct. 15, 2008) should not have included Delaware as a state that makes exemptions for nonveterinarians to float horses’ teeth.