Feline panleukopenia (FP) is a highly contagious viral disease of cats caused by the feline parvovirus.
Partners for Healthy Pets resource helps you better integrate preventive care
You know the value that preventive care brings to your patients, but perhaps you’re not certain how you can focus your efforts to deliver the best…
Make your practice more feline-friendly
Partners for Healthy Pets' toolkit can help Veterinarians know that cats are masters at hiding illness, and that regular veterinary exams are vital to…
Nominations open for Excellence in Veterinary Medicine Awards
The AVMA is accepting nominations for the following Excellence in Veterinary Medicine Awards.
During the AVMA Annual Convention this July in Denver, the AVMA conferred awards on a number of individuals
Elective spaying and neutering of pets
As we learn more about spaying and neutering (gonadectomy), veterinarians must balance societal benefits with risks and benefits to pets and owners.
AVMA considers revising policy on free-roaming, owned cats
The AVMA House of Delegates will consider a resolution to revise the AVMA policy “Free-roaming, Owned Cats” during its regular annual
Provide your input on HOD resolutions, proposed bylaws amendments and discussion topics
Update 7/20: An additional resolution, #4-2106, which requests a Council on Education standard on financial literacy, has been added to the site. The…
AVMA revises policy on Free-roaming Abandoned and Feral Cats
Updated January 11, 2016 - link provided to policy updated on AVMA website. At its Winter Session on January 9, 2016, the AVMA House of Delegates…
Targeted feral cat sterilization yields lower euthanasia rates
A study by the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine showed marked decreases in shelter intake
AVMA revises policy on feral cats to encourage collaboration
The AVMA has revised its policy on “Free-roaming Abandoned and Feral Cats” to encourage collaboration among veterinarians, humane
Pregnant sow housing, cat declawing on HOD agenda
The AVMA Executive Board voted to send four policies to the AVMA House of Delegates for it to consider at its upcoming annual session
Below the surface of anesthesia-free dentistry
The American Veterinary Dental College, AVMA, and American Animal Hospital Association state that dental cleanings should be performed under