Mark Cushing, JD, Animal Policy Group
Mark Cushing, JD, is founding partner of the Animal Policy Group, providing government relations and strategic services for various animal health, veterinary and educational interests. He maintains offices in Portland, Ore., and Washington, D.C., and is a frequent speaker at veterinary conferences.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 27, 2016
Judges’ comments meant to explain why the state of Oregon is hard on animal abusers, not change longheld precedent.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 13, 2016
Court rules unique human-animal bond is beyond legal measure, but pet owners may recover costs of medical care and fair market value.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 16, 2016
Congressman and veterinarian Kurt Schrader needs your help in his reelection campaign.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 20, 2015
Four resolutions targeting COE defeated by AVMA House of Delegates.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 08, 2015
Shift in focus from preparing graduates to publishing in academic journals is not in the profession’s interest. Plus it’s impossible.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 15, 2015
Veterinarians oppose efforts to expand state revenues on the backs of pet owners.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 03, 2015
Comments reveal lack of understanding of the human-animal bond.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 28, 2015
Report presents misguided conclusions but does not demand federal legislation mandating veterinary prescriptions.
dvm360.com - May 27, 2015
Many consider pets family members, but what does it mean in the eyes of the law?
DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 18, 2015
Veterinarians', pet owners' input needed before June 3 session close date.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 04, 2015
Cushing visits five veterinary schools and notes a current quiet on the legislative front.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Mar 02, 2015
Justices say prohibition of teeth whitening by nondentists unfairly restricts competition.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 17, 2015
The time has come for women in veterinary leadership roles.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Feb 02, 2015
Egg legislation points to the need for moderation, compromise in issues where interests conflict.