AVMA launches new resources on animal transport and travel

Collectively, people move hundreds of thousands of animals from one place to another across the nation and around the world every day. To help reduce risks posed to animals, people, and ecosystems by such travel, countries, territories, states, and even … read more >

Minimizing Antiparasitic Resistance in Grazing Animals

With the many species and conditions veterinarians treat, there’s a continual need for commercially available drugs that are both safe and efficacious, including those against parasites. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently made a variety of resources available … read more >

AVMA Now: Illegal Pharmacy Practices, Scope of Practice, and Guidelines on Euthanasia

The latest episode of AVMA Now is available for viewing. Featuring important member updates from the AVMA, this week’s topics include member resources for reporting illegal pharmacy issues, scope of practice advocacy, and the 2013 AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia … read more >

2013 Edition of the AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals Published

Good news! The long-awaited 2013 edition of the AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals has been published and it, together with an Executive Summary, can be accessed as a .pdf on the AVMA website. An e-reader-friendly version will be … read more >

VMLRP Application Cycle Underway – Deadline to Apply is June 15, 2012

The fiscal year 2012 Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program (VMLRP) application cycle is underway.  Veterinarians interested in applying for the program can review the eligibility criteria and access the application package on-line at www.nifa.usda.gov/vmlrp.  Applications are due by Friday, June 15, … read more >