Board acts on welfare-related proposals
The Executive Board approved two recommendations from the Animal Welfare Committee relating to racehorses and the
International joint statements address horse slaughter, rabies in dogs
The AVMA has adopted a joint statement on horse slaughter with the Canadian and Mexican veterinary associations and a joint statement
June 2015 issue of The AVMA Advocate
AVMA’s efforts seen in federal initiatives on antibiotic use and resistance, compounding
Initiative focuses on racing integrity
The American Association of Equine Practitioners has created an initiative called Prescription for Racing Reform
1935 - 1945
Information on food-producing animals was a mainstay of JAVMA during this decade.
1975 - 1985
In the decade that saw the glitter fade from disco, JAVMA carried articles that were of practical value
1995 - 2005
This decade was a time of relatively high caseloads, allowing for continued accumulation of case experience.
2005 - 2015
The past 100 years have seen a marked shift in the role of animals in society,