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New plan needed to safeguard antibiotics

July 15, 2010

The chair of a powerful U.S. House committee called on veterinary medicine and human health for a strategy to combat antibiotic resistance

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DVMs caution Congress over FDA proposed antibiotic ban

July 14, 2010

Six veterinarians testify about a proposed federal ban on antibiotics used in feed.

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Data doesn't support total antimicrobial 'phase out' in cattle, veterinary groups say

July 8, 2010

Rockville, Md. -- Data should drive the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) regulatory proposal on appropriate antimicrobial uses in food animals, according to recently released statement from two prominent veterinary organizations.

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HSUS withdraws ballot effort in Ohio

July 6, 2010

OVMA is applauding a deal struck by state leaders that spells out new animal welfare standards.

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FDA wants to 'phase out' use of antimicrobials for growth promotion in cattle

June 29, 2010

Rockville, Md. -- The Food and Drug Administration proposes to phase out antibiotic use in food animals unless there is a medical necessity.

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Livestock care board creates interactive Web site

June 26, 2010

Columbus, Ohio -- The newly created Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board created a new Web site, www.ohiolivestockcarestandardsboard.org, to keep the public informed on new policies and board meetings.

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Inside politics

June 24, 2010

An interview with U.S. Congressman Kurt Schrader, DVM.

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Rural veterinary shortage caused by retention issues, not attraction

June 1, 2010

National Report — Two companion studies that delve into the motivations to enter and leave rural veterinary practice could provide key insights for recruiters and veterinary colleges trying to sway incoming veterinarians into practicing in underserved areas.

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In the trenches

June 1, 2010

Personal experience is the most eye-opening insight to rural vet shortage.

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