The National Association of State Public Health Veterinarians, together with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has published a series of recommendations to limit zoonotic disease threats from backyard poultry, ferrets, and other nontraditional pets.
New guidelines from the American Animal Hospital Association and the American Association of Feline Practitioners are designed to aid companion animal practitioners in choosing antimicrobial therapy to minimize antimicrobial resistance.
Dr. Link Welborn, owner of six animal hospitals in Tampa, Florida, accepted The AVMA Award on July 30 during the keynote at AVMA Convention 2022. The award recognizes contributions to the advancement of veterinary medicine in its organizational aspects.
Dr. John Scamahorn has worked to support veterinarians and the veterinary profession at the local, state, and national level throughout his career. He received the AVMA Meritorious Service Award during AVMA Convention 2022.