Senators introduce new bill that places sweeping prescription mandate on veterinarians

By: Dr. Ashley Morgan, assistant director, Governmental Relations Division At the AVMA, we are displeased to see Sens. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) introduce a bill under the guise of saving consumers money on their pets’ medications. The … read more >

AVMA expert explains use, need for antimicrobials in food animals

The Chicago City Council is considering a resolution that would support a federal push to ban some uses of antibiotics in food animals. Appearing as part of a panel discussion on WTTW-TV’s “Chicago Tonight,” the AVMA’s Dr. Christine Hoang discusses … read more >