Highlights from the Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association


Highlights of Convention of the American Veterinary Medical Association,in Atlanta July 31-August 3, included several announcements: Dr. Larry Kornegay as the new AVMA President; Paws to Save Pets (Merials non profit foundation) and the American Veterinary Medical Foundation will Hill’s Pet Nutrition is donating pet food and $145,000 to veterinary clinics and shelters in the Gulf Coast region; the American Humane Association is now overseeing the behavior website Animal Behavior Resources Institute Online and the American Animal Hospital Association announced a Companion Animal Nutritional Consortium to further study pet food and what consumers need to know. And then I interviewed lots of experts you’ll see on upcoming videos, here are some –