COVID-19: Answering the call together
Your national association is working around the clock to develop guidance, resources, and information to support the veterinary community in these…
NAVTA's Veterinary Nurse Initiative a work in progress
Although the Veterinary Nurse Initiative has seen little state legislative progress, it has made strides in other areas.
AVMA request: Commenting deadline for compounding
The dangerous dog debate
Communities have been banning or strictly regulating pit bull-type dogs and other “dangerous” breeds for the past three decades.
Coronavirus emergency law gives paid leave
A new federal law expands the existing paid family medical and leave program from its current form and gives paid sick leave to workers who did not…
AVMA is committed to helping the veterinary community through the COVID-19 pandemic. Get actionable information on PPE, implementing social distancing…
Board chair embraces veterinary family ties
Dr. Rena Carlson, chair of the AVMA Board of Directors, has held leadership roles since early in her veterinary career. She spoke to JAVMA News about…
AVMA revises declawing policy
Policy discourages procedure but defers to veterinarians on each case
Once more around the track
Racetrack-led coalition created to address horse racing deaths, safety concerns
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
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.
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
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
State wellbeing programs for veterinary professionals
State laws for veterinary wellbeing programs vary. They may include peer assistance, professional recovery, dependency, impairment, diversion,…