AVMA continues opposition to pet prescription legislation
The AVMA has renewed its opposition to federal legislation that would require a veterinarian to provide a client with a written prescription
The dangerous dog debate
Communities have been banning or strictly regulating pit bull-type dogs and other “dangerous” breeds for the past three decades.
Dr. Robert Thompson Jr. Candidacy Statement
Candidacy statement submitted by Dr. Robert Thompson Jr., candidate for AVMA District II director
Oregon VMA Event: Oregon Veterinary Conference, March 3-5, Corvallis
A short lesson on AVMA policy
AVMA Board of Directors Chair Mark Helfat demystifies AVMA policy, explaining ways members can shape it and why AVMA policies are
WSAVA takes on brachycephaly, dentistry, dog and cat meat trade
The World Small Animal Veterinary Association has focused attention on the issues facing brachycephalic dogs, released global guidelines
One Health Career Paths
Career opportunity descriptions for qualified veterinarians interested in Public Health & One Health.
Passion for people, horses drives AAEP president
Dr. R. Reynolds Cowles Jr. is passionate about a lot of things.
Marijuana treatments, drug monitoring programs discussed
AVMA House of Delegates members want the Association to develop policies and further guidance on emerging issues affecting the profession, such as
States track dispensing to counter drug fraud
A third of states and the District of Columbia require reports from veterinarians when they dispense controlled substances
State wellbeing programs for veterinary professionals
State laws for veterinary wellbeing programs vary. They may include peer assistance, professional recovery, dependency, impairment, diversion,…