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Category: Professional News

Slots still available for WSVMA 2023-24 Power of Ten Leadership Academy

There are still a few slots left for the 2023-24 Power of Ten Class. Don’t miss this chance to join our exciting leadership program!...

September 15, 2023

World Rabies Day Pet Wellness Clinics on Sept. 30 – Volunteers needed!

Join veterinarians and other folks who care about animal welfare at the annual World Rabies Day clinic! This event offers free vaccines, flea medication...

September 8, 2023

WSU/CVM VBMA’s Annual Career Fair coming in October

Washington State University Veterinary Business Management Association (VBMA) would like to welcome professionals in the veterinary industry to WSU’s student-run and only vet med...

September 8, 2023

Wildfires prompt tips to keep livestock safe

As wildfires continue to burn throughout the state, emergency orders have been issued for a coordinated multi-agency response. The Washington State Department of Agriculture...

August 25, 2023

HABRI Research Confirms Pet Ownership Enhances Human Health, Reduces Costs

A study by the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI), made possible by a grant from Banfield Pet Hospital, a VMAE Strategic Initiative Partner,...

August 25, 2023

How to help in the Maui fires

Our hearts go out to the people of Hawaii for the devastation and loss they’ve suffered due to the wildfires this week. News reports...

August 11, 2023

Goat 70% burned in barn fire makes full recovery

Despite somehow escaping a fire that engulfed a barn and killed the five other goats she shared a pen with, Emma Ulrich’s goat Millie...

July 28, 2023

WSVMA past president declares candidacy for AVMA Vice President

At the summer AVMA House of Delegates (HOD) meeting in Denver last Friday, WSVMA past president, Dr. Gary Marshall, announced his intent to run...

July 21, 2023

AVMA House of Delegates Summer Report

The annual AVMA Convention and House of Delegates meeting just concluded in Denver, Colorado. The House of Delegates had a full agenda; debating nine...

July 21, 2023

State Veterinarian confirms Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease in Island County

The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) state veterinarian’s office has confirmed the presence of Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease Virus type 2 (RHDV2), in rabbits in...