Supreme Court strikes down Calif. slaughter rules
The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled in January that the state of California cannot prohibit the slaughter of pigs that become
A regulator and source of aid, born in civil war
The Department of Agriculture has grown from a collector and distributor of farming information during the 1860s to, today, a
September 2011 American Embryo Transfer Association (AETA) Certified Embryo Transfer Practitioner Source Notes Required level of general …
September 2011 Oklahoma Veterinary Practice Act Nonveterinary Reproductive Services Technician Source Notes Required level of general
Chiropractics – College of Chiropractic
September 2011 Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) Chiropractor Source Notes Required level of general education 90 semester hours (the equivalent of…
September 2011 American Veterariny Chiropractic Association (AVCA) Certified Animal Chriopractor Source Notes Required level of general
September 2011 Colorado Veterinary Practice Act Registered Animal Chiropractor Source Notes Required level of general education Licensed…
September 2011 Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Source Notes Required level of general education …
September 2011 New Hampshire Veterinary Practice Act Animal Physical Therapist Source Notes Required level of general education Licensed PT…
September 2011 International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS) Veterinary Acupuncturist Source Notes Required level of general
September 2011 Maryland State Board of Acupuncture Certified Animal Acupuncturist Source Notes Required level of general education …
September 2011 National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Body (NCBTMB) Certified Massage Therapist Source Notes Required…
Veterinarians have a vital role in advancing and maintaining food safety for the benefit of society.
The AVMA recognizes the pressing need for effective actions to ensure the future health of aquatic animals and ecosystems
What is FSVM?
Veterinarians protect America's – and the world's – food supply from the farm to the dinner table.
State & local scope of practice issues
Scope-of-practice issues are critical to veterinary medicine, and to the health and safety of our animal patients. When state and local lawmakers…
AVMA files brief in trade restriction case
The AVMA is among medical associations that contend in a brief that state professional boards should not be subject to Federal Trade
Legislative priorities for veterinarians and veterinary medicine on food-related issues.
Where to draw the line
In some areas of the country, rural veterinarians are struggling to maintain practice viability and client profitability
Triage follows deep cuts
Public health departments, battered by budget cuts, are reducing services and employing fewer people, including veterinarians.