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 >

Natural disasters impacting veterinarians know no boundaries

In mid-May, devastating floods caused by unprecedented torrential rains swept through Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and Croatia. Serbia was particularly hard hit, with rainfall the heaviest in recorded history. As the death and injury tolls rose and damages were assessed, it quickly … 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 >