Antimicrobial resistance: AVMA takes steps to address a critical health issue

Antimicrobial use and antimicrobial resistance are hot issues in society right now, and protecting veterinarians’ access to these drugs that are critical to the health and welfare of their patients—while also serving the interests of public health—is a primary objective … read more >

WHO antimicrobial guidelines fall short of protecting human and animal health

The World Health Organization (WHO) released guidelines for antibiotic use this week that place unwarranted restrictions on the use of antibiotics that are needed to protect animal health and safeguard the nation’s food supply. Furthermore, these restrictions are based, in … read more >