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The Wrap Act passes out of House and Senate Committees putting animal drugs at risk

Both House and Senate committees on the Environment met this week and passed both House Bill (HB) 1131 and Senate Bill (SB) 5154, the...

February 3, 2023

Contribute clinic data for 2022 Heartworm incidence map

The American Heartworm Society (AHS) is urging veterinarians to participate in the 2022 AHS Heartworm Incidence Survey. The AHS maps, dating back to 2001,...

February 3, 2023

Legislative Alert! Take Action TODAY to protect the availability of animal medicines in WA!

House Bill (HB) 1131, if passed, will require that consumer packaging and paper products producers adhere to new requirements in order to cut down...

January 27, 2023

WSAVT releases member feedback on mid-level practitioners

The Washington State Association of Veterinary Technicians (WSAVT) has been monitoring the discussion about mid-level practitioners within veterinary medicine. In December 2022, the WSAVT...

January 27, 2023

WSVMA DVM: Masterclass Webinar – Reproductive emergencies in horses

Join us Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2023 at 12pm for our webinar – Reproductive emergencies in horses with Dr. Michela Ciccarelli. This session reviews the...

January 27, 2023

WSVMA testifies on recycling and packaging bill

The legislature is back in session and that means the WSVMA is actively watching the action for potential impact to the veterinary profession, animal...

January 20, 2023

Nominate outstanding individuals for the 2023 WSVMA awards

Each year, the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association (WSVMA) conducts an awards program to honor individuals whose service has contributed significantly to the veterinary...

January 13, 2023

Make it easier to achieve your 2023 goals

January often means a fresh start, resolutions, or new objectives. Setting SMART goals gives you focus and direction, and includes an action plan to...

January 13, 2023

Healthy Veterinary Practices – Highlights from the AVMA Business and Economics Forum

Join Clint Neill, PhD, AVMA’s Senior Economist and Associate Director for Strategic Business Research and Outreach on Thursday, Jan. 19 at 11:30am PT, for...

January 13, 2023

WSVMA DVM: Masterclass Webinar – Microbiology: A New Culture

Join us Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023 at 12pm for our webinar – Microbiology: A New Culture with Dr. Sandy Willis. Microbiology testing and interpretation...

January 6, 2023