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 •  August 31

Print full article In response to Hurricane Harvey, PetSmart Charities has dedicated at least $1 million in emergency relief funding to help animal welfare agencies working to rescue, relocate, feed, and care for pets left homeless due to flooding. “Our thoughts are with all of the people and pets who have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey,” said...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 31

Print full article By Veterinary Practice News Editors The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation’s Equine Disaster Relief Fund is accepting aid to help horses in states affected by Hurricane Harvey. Fund donations will be distributed among credible programs and organizations that are helping with recovery and rebuilding...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 31

Online hub supports veterinarians’ role in safeguarding public health Henry Schein Animal Health has announced the launch of its Companion Animal Vaccine Resource Center, a web-based hub that provides veterinarians with the latest data on infectious diseases in cats and dogs, and critical information about the role regular vaccinations of pets play...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 31

The American Veterinary Medical Association has donated $100,000 toward Hurricane Harvey relief efforts via the association’s charitable arm, the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF). “This is a way for the AVMA to help our members, while simultaneously helping animals and their owners get the care they need in their time of need,” said...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 29

Merritt will become part of Henry Schein Animal Health, the U.S. animal health business of Henry Schein Inc. Henry Schein Inc., a provider of health care products and services to animal health practitioners, announced its plans to acquire Merritt Veterinary Supplies Inc., a family-owned supplier of animal health products. Merritt serves...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 18

Zoetis announced the commercial launch of Clavamox Chewable (amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium tablets), which is effective in treating skin infections in dogs and cats, periodontal infections in dogs, and urinary tract infections in cats, according to the company. Clavamox Chewable features the same efficacy, dosing, and strengths as the...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 17

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Accreditation Program (NVAP) training modules are now open to all licensed veterinarians and to veterinary technicians, thanks to a partnership between the NVAP and Iowa State University. USDA-accredited veterinarians who complete the modules will earn credit for accreditation renewal,...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 16

Veterinary Study Groups Inc. (VMG), Zoetis, and the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA) have collaborated to create a scholarship program that provides veterinary professionals with an opportunity to attain the highest level of certification a veterinary manager can achieve, the Certified Veterinary Practice Management (CVPM)...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 15

Marijuana-based therapies for pets, telemedicine, the opioid epidemic, and service and assistance animals were the hot topics of discussion during the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) House of Delegates (HOD) Veterinary Information Forum (VIF). The VIF, established in 2016, is an open discussion in which AVMA HOD members address...

Veterinary Practice News

 •  August 15

Vet2Pet aims to change the way veterinary practices communicate with their clients with two new mobile app releases: breed-specific and custom list notifications. According to the Durango, Colo.-based company, its branded apps help veterinary practices connect with their clients and bond them to the practice; this app is the first to deliver...