AVMA, WSAVA: veterinary practices are ‘essential businesses’

Both associations have urged lawmakers to classify veterinary practices as ‘essential’ because, they say, not doing so could negatively impact both animal welfare and the wellbeing of pet owners.

Animal welfare authorities to host global COVID-19 webinar for veterinary professionals

Using One Health as a driving philosophy, leadership from the Association for Animal Welfare Advancement, WSAVA, shelter medicine, and MightyVet are participating in the webinar, which will address considerations for those impacted by COVID-19 who care for pets.

The Dilemma: discount care or full disclosure?

Providing optimal care while respecting your veterinary clients’ financial limitations can be challenging, but can be done.

COVID-19: how the veterinary profession can help

The dean of Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University explains how and why veterinary professionals are vital in the fight against the novel coronavirus.

Thoughts on coronavirus from the Caribbean

In every corner of the world, people are doing their part to thwart the spread of COVID-19. dvm360 columnist Dr. Mike Paul shares what he’s experiencing on the tiny island of Anguilla.

Weekly news wrap-up: The latest on COVID-19, plus a possible vaccine against feline enteric coronavirus

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