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Fairness to Pet Owners Act brewing in Senate

July 23, 2014

AVMA, Rep. Schrader continue to oppose legislation mandating veterinary prescription writing.

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Veterinary Mobility Act ready for President Obama's signature

July 17, 2014

Reps. Schrader and Yoho lead bill to unanimous passage in U.S. House removing the DEA target from mobile veterinarians' backs.

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Blog: Idaho joins battle over shelter veterinary clinics

June 25, 2014

Prepare to see more state VMAs weighing in on the role of low-cost shelter veterinary services.

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Blog: The calm before the calm on the high seas of animal policy

June 16, 2014

Congress, states do little to interfere with veterinary medicine.

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Agriculture Secretary Vilsack orders federal response to PEDv

April 21, 2014

Federal assistance comes after political pressure and continued spread of deadly virus despite massive veterinary response.

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KS Board of Veterinary Examiners merged into state's department of ag

April 18, 2014

State legislators believe move will create greater efficiency within the animal health industry.

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South Dakota passes law to make animal cruelty a felony

April 17, 2014

S.D. was the last of the 50 states to adopt such legislation.

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Veterinary Mobility Act seems to have clear path to President's desk

April 7, 2014

H.R. 1528 passed out of committee and is anticipated to go before the U.S. House as soon as this week.

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Bill backed by walking horse group introduced to counter anti-soring legislation

March 28, 2014

AVMA cites bipartisan support for PAST Act, says new bill just a diversion.

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