June 01, 2007

More details have emerged about events leading to the major recall of pet food and about the importation of ingredients from China that contained melamine, an adulterant that seems to have an association with kidney problems in cats and dogs.


It was reported in the May, 15, 2007, JAVMA News that the Executive Board had identified a number of legislative initiatives as high priorities that the AVMA would work to help either pass or defeat. That agenda includes other bills the board believes the AVMA should go on record as supporting or opposing.