Humane Endings: AVMA to host symposium on the euthanasia, humane slaughter and depopulation of animals

AVMA members are invited to a unique animal welfare symposium that will bring together thought leaders from around the globe as they explore best practices for euthanasia, humane slaughter and depopulation across animal species. “Humane Endings – In Search of … read more >

Guidelines developed for relocation of dogs and cats for adoption

Transporting adoptable pets from areas where shelters and rescue facilities are overcrowded to locations where new homes await can be rewarding and save lives. But, as veterinarians, we know that the transport of animals also poses risks. Trips must be … read more >

What does the DEA’s final rule mean for veterinary practices?

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) final rule, published 9/9/2014 and effective 10/9/2014, will establish more options for the secure disposal of controlled substances by practitioners and their clients. This will benefit veterinarians, animal owners, and the environment alike by expanding … read more >