April 01, 2009

A new report is raising concerns that the federal government's veterinarian workforce isn't large enough to guarantee a safe food supply and effectively address zoonotic diseases.

Equine

The American Association of Equine Practitioners issued recommendations Feb. 16 that provide veterinary guidance on care of racehorses and issues challenging the racing industry.

Government

The record $789 billion economic stimulus plan Congress passed in February to pull the economy out of recession is a mixed bag for the veterinary profession.