After June 29, 2012 all veterinary clients needing international health certificate endorsements must be referred to the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) in Richmond, VA. Annapolis_USDA,_APHIS,_VS_Office_Closing.doc
Governor Jack Markell, Lt. Governor Matt Denn and other state Senators and Representatives are celebrating National Pet Week, May 6-12, 2012 with the Delaware Veterinary Medical Association (DVMA) by sharing the their pets with Delaware.
During National Pet Week, the Delaware Veterinary Medical Association is sharing some pet owner stories and advice from Delaware’s leaders. “They value the bond they have with their pets and recognize the importance of regular veterinary care,” says Lynn Appel, Executive Director of the DVMA. “We hope their stories and advice will set a good example for all of Delaware’s pet owning public.”
View the entire booklet of "Delaware's Vets, Reps and Their Pets":
(SCHAUMBURG, Illinois) March 28, 2012 - The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) reaffirmed its support of the responsible use of antibiotics in food animals after a federal court ruling demanded that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) start proceedings to withdraw approval of certain uses of antibiotics used in food production. . . .
To celebrate the 250th anniversary of veterinary medicine, Governor Markell and Lieutenant Governor Matthew Denn issued a tribute . . .
Dr. Mark Cofone, DVMA President-Elect
and Dr. Heather Hirst, State Veterinarian