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DVM360 MAGAZINE: May 12, 2014
Dr. Millard Tierce suspected of animal cruelty after former employee notified clients their pet was not euthanized as agreed upon.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Apr 10, 2014
By dvm360.com staff
dvm360 continues to cover Horse Protection Act violations and legislation that aims to amend the 1970 law.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 27, 2014
AVMA cites bipartisan support for PAST Act, says new bill just a diversion.
May 01, 2011
A range of behaviors harmful to animals may be defined as abuse. This includes both intentional and unintentional harm or neglect. Animal cruelty statutes exist in all 50 states, but legal definitions of cruelty vary.
May 01, 2011
It is always important to document and handle all materials related to a case as evidence. Often, however, situations arise when veterinarians only later realize that they were witness to an abuse case.
Oct 05, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case on whether the portrayal of animal cruelty, such as videos of dog fighting, should be banned like child pornography, but some consider it a question of free speech.
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FIRSTLINE: Sep 08, 2009
Five recent films caught using unauthorized and deceptive end credits.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2009
Americans today are wrestling with the value of their pets and the laws protecting animals more than ever before. And experts say veterinarians are, and should be, at the center of the debate.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 01, 2009
By dvm360.com staff
Ban bad owners, not breeds.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 01, 2009
See how one copper-colored pit bull charmed an entire practice and found her own pot of gold—a loving family.
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FIRSTLINE: Dec 18, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
The Humane Society of the United States raided large-scale dog and cock fighting rings.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2008
Sacramento, Calif. — Municipalities won't be able to ban state-sanctioned medical practices if a proposed bill passes in California.
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FIRSTLINE: May 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Learn what to do when you suspect neglect.
Apr 09, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Orlando, Fla. - 4/9/08 - Continued advancements in animal cruelty have spurred the unprecedented Veterinary Forensics Symposium, which opens its doors today and is co-sponsored by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) and the University of Florida's William R. Maples Center for Forensic Science.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2008
It's clearly a trend: The nation is cracking down on animal cruelty.