Tools to help veterinarians find and keep the right staff for your veterinary business.
AVMA offers well-being, suicide prevention resources
The AVMA has been doing a lot of work with an emphasis on well-being—both public facing and behind the scenes—on behalf of veterinary professionals…
AVMA offers suicide prevention, well-being resources
The AVMA has everything from toolkits for veterinary workplaces to create a plan of action after a suicide to a certificate program on workplace…
The Association hosted a symposium where best practices for euthanasia were examined and research directed at refining those practices
Immediate Past AVMA President, Dr. Kratt takes the helm as AVMF Chair
The AVMF welcomes a new Chair for the 2021-2022 term. Dr. Douglas Kratt transitioned from AVMA President to Chair of the American Veterinary Medical…
Studies ongoing into effects of SARS-CoV-2 variants on animals
As the SARS-CoV-2 delta variant spreads in the U.S., researchers continue work to understand the effects on animals of such human variants of concern.
Pet store puppies remain a source of drug-resistant Campylobacter
Public health investigators found that pet store dogs have been a source of drug-resistant Campylobacter infections in humans for the past decade.
Report shows need for more pet-friendly domestic violence shelters
Fear for the welfare of pets is a barrier that keeps domestic violence survivors from leaving abusive situations, according to a 2021 report from the…
COVID-19 in humans
Learn about COVID-19 symptoms and how to prevent the spread of the disease in people.
How to work with your veterinarian as a pet owner; pet care; emergency care; animal welfare; veterinary careers: and the veterinary role in public…
American Veterinary Medical History Society
Virtual meetings, Feb. 24 and June 30
FSVM - resources
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Evaluating humane slaughter
Evaluating humane slaughter General Accounting Office critiques enforcement of humane slaughter act This past…
Providing a humane death
The 2013 edition of the AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals expands on information provided by the AVMA on the process of, and…
COVID-19: AVMA resources
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COVID-19: Other resources
Find more information about COVID-19 and its impacts from these external resources.
Resources for pet owners
Keeping animals healthy requires teamwork. As an owner, you're an important part of that team.
Animal welfare: Humane endings
Learn about veterinarians’ responsibility to animals during final life stages: end of life, human perspectives, humane killing techniques, disposal of…
Racing to save humans through animal research
Veterinary researchers are improving our understanding of the SARS-CoV-2 virus, interspecies transmission, and a host of other public and animal…
Animal welfare: A human responsibility
Animal welfare means how an animal is coping with the conditions in which it lives. Ensuring animal welfare is a human responsibility
Improving human health protection
Veterinarians will soon have more concrete infection control guidelines, thanks to the joint efforts of many individuals
One Health - Additional resources
Websites: American Medical Association (AMA) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Global Alliance for Rabies Control Health for…
Treasurer: Nonfinancial resources need bolstering
Oour financial resources at AVMA are strong. It is our human resources, our capacity, and our capability or skill sets as well as our
VHMA celebrates 40 years of advancing veterinary managers
Before the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association’s founding in 1981, most veterinary hospitals were not managed by people with the unique skills…
Armadillos likely source of human leprosy
Armadillos appear to be a likely cause of human cases of leprosy in the southern United States, according to an article published in late April.