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Veterinarians in U.S. Congress want to honor 2011 as World Veterinary Year

July 19, 2010

Washington -- Congressman Kurt Schrader and Senator John Ensign, both veterinarians, introduced resolutions July 15 in the U.S. House and Senate designating 2011 as 'World Veterinary Year.'

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AVMA develops video on best pharmaceutical disposal practices for veterinarians

July 14, 2010

Schaumburg, Ill. -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) developed a new video to illustrate best practices for disposing of pharmaceuticals for veterinarians.

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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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AVMA's Council on Education schedules veterinary school site visits for 2010

July 3, 2010

Schaumburg, Ill. -- Five veterinary education institutions in the United States and abroad will be visited for review by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (COE) by the end of 2010.

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AVMA seeks veterinarians input on welfare policies

July 2, 2010

Schaumburg, Ill. -- The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) wants its members to share their thoughts on its animal welfare policies.

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New revisions approved for COE accreditation process

July 1, 2010

A new measure requires veterinary schools to review and assess educational outcomes as it relates to clinical experiences.

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AVMA 2011 budget includes $1.7 million excess

July 1, 2010

A dues increase for veterinarians generates a surplus to replenish AVMA's fiscal reserve.

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AVMA drafts guidance for breeder bills

July 1, 2010

Schaumburg, Ill. — The regulation of commercial dog breeders and retailers continues to gather steam, with several state legislatures introducing bills in the past year.

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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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