Best of the updated spay-neuter guidelines

September 29, 2016
Philip A. Bushby, DVM, DACVS

Department of Clinical Sciences

Task force member Dr. Philip Bushby discusses what he feels is the most important message delivered in the update.

Philip Bushby, DVM, MS, DACVS, is a member of the task force that helped create the updated Association of Shelter Veterinarians' 2016 Veterinary Medical Care Guidelines for Spay-Neuter Programs, available here. At CVC Kansas City, we got a chance to talk to him about what he is most excited about in the guidelines. His answer-showing veterinarians and the public in general that high-volume, low-cost spay and neuter clinics are providing high-quality medicine. "The surgeons that work in those clinics are really specialists and they become absolute experts at what they do," Bushby says. Hear more: