Future of animal welfare intertwined with veterinary profession
Some current trends in animal welfare he outlined are as follows:
Veterinarians continue discussing swine welfare
AASV annual meeting also addressesissue of antimicrobial usage
Europe bans antimicrobials, legislation proposed in U.S
The European Union has banned the use of four additional antimicrobials as growth promoters in animal feed.
Antimicrobial stewardship definition and core principles
The following principles can be used to develop antimicrobial stewardship plans in any veterinary practice setting.