American Association of Feline Practitioners
Annual conference, Oct. 31-Nov. 3, San Francisco
AAHA-AVMA feline preventive healthcare guidelines
All cats should have a veterinary examination at least annually. For many cats, more frequent visits may be appropriate.
Abuse reporting, feline research funding, dues proposal
Cockfighting in Puerto Rico; the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association's new president, and more
AVMA revises declawing policy
Policy discourages procedure but defers to veterinarians on each case
AAHA-AVMA canine preventive healthcare guidelines
All dogs should have a veterinary examination at least annually. For many dogs, more frequent visits may be appropriate.
AAFP/AAHA basic guidelines of judicious therapeutic use of antimicrobials
The Basic Guidelines of Judicious Therapeutic Use of Antimicrobials in cats and dogs are designed to provide information to aid practicing
1985 - 1995
This era saw female veterinarians become AVMA editor-in-chief and AVMA president-elect—and a veterinary student become Miss America