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 >

AVMA invites submission of abstracts for animal welfare symposium

The AVMA invites you to submit abstracts for its 2014 AVMA Animal Welfare Symposium. Humane Endings: In Search of Best Practices for Euthanasia, Humane Slaughter and the Depopulation of Animals will be held Nov. 2-5, 2014, in suburban Chicago. While … read more >

Celebrate World Veterinary Day 2014 with the AVMA and promote good welfare for animals worldwide

Tomorrow is the last Saturday in April, and that means it’s time for us to say… Happy World Veterinary Day! The World Veterinary Association created World Veterinary Day in 2000 as an annual celebration of the veterinary profession – to be observed … read more >