Politics

President Trump signs PACT Act into law

Performing acts of animal cruelty is now a federal felony.

Inspiring stories of military dogs on Veterans Day

This Veterans Day, wed like to share a few touching tales that affirm the strong bond between military personnel and their canine partners.

Congress passes PACT Act making severe animal cruelty a federal offense

Crushing, burning, drowning, suffocating, impaling, sexual exploitation now named specifically as felonies.

San Francisco veterinary staff protest unfair labor practices

Protesters (not including veterinarians) at VCA San Francisco Veterinary Specialists say theyre fighting for better pay, health benefits and improved work conditions.

AVMA Life reduces paid maternity leave from three months to one month

As part of short-term disability coverage, cost was unsustainable at the price, reports veterinary insurance expert.

Saddling up to end cruelty: Soring bill passes in House

Now awaiting Senate approval, the PAST Act will ensure higher penalties for those who inflict pain on horses to accentuate their gait during competitions.