Animal Welfare

ElleVet launches new national nonprofit

The ElleVet Project is designed to expand free veterinary care efforts to pets of the homeless and street pets.

Preparing owners for the death of a pet

Deciding to euthanize a pet is a difficult decision. Veterinarians can guide owners through the process and make the road to death more comfortable for both the patient and client by using a combination of compassion and medical expertise.

Midwestern Pet Foods issues voluntary recall due to potential Salmonella contamination

Earlier this year, the company issued a major international recall after hundreds of dogs became ill or died due to aflatoxin poisoning.

AHS/ASV release updated transport recommendations for heartworm-positive dogs

The refined recommendations aim to clarify the timing of heartworm testing and the use of doxycycline prior to transport and much more.

Why doggies in a window should be a thing of the past

Veterinarians should discourage prospective pet owners from purchasing puppies and kittens from retail stores.