This Week’s Helpful Links

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FDA alerts consumers, pet owners not to use products manufactured by King Bio, including Dr. King’s label, homeopathic drug and pet products - FDA WSU to break ground on new lab – Moscow-Pullman Daily News USDA Announces Atypical Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy Detection- USDA Handout: Disease transmission between people and pigs – CDC/USDA California OKs bill to let veterinarians discuss cannabis – VIN News   Posted August 31, 2018...

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Washington delegates’ AVMA report

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Drs. Diana Thomé and Sandy Willis were pleased to represent Washington State AVMA members and the WSVMA at the AVMA House of Delegates meeting held July 12 and 13 in Denver. Over the past several years, the House of Delegates (HOD) has been an exciting place to be. The discussion is vibrant and interactive, decisions are made, policy established, and informational pieces made available to members and the public. Our work often begins with you. We represent your wishes and concerns in...

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Veterinarians will qualify for new income tax deduction

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Veterinary small business owners will be able to take advantage of the new “pass-through” income tax deduction for the salaries they pay themselves, U.S. Treasury Department officials have told the AVMA. The Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) last week released proposed regulations detailing how they plan to apply the deduction, which is available to sole proprietorships, partnerships, trusts and S-corporations under Section 199A of the tax code. The deduction was part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which was signed by the...

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Board of Directors election – your vote is important

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Notices went out this week to members announcing the upcoming election of two directors to the WSVMA Board of Directors. The election will take place at the Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at the Pacific Northwest Veterinary Conference. Drs. Jennifer Koenig and Gary Marshall are running for the two director positions. Dr. Koenig practices companion animal medicine and is a partner at a Snohomish Station Animal Hospital. Dr. Marshall is a feline medicine practitioner and owner of...

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Early bird prices for Pacific NW Veterinary Conference expiring soon

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Register for the 2018 Pacific Northwest Veterinary Conference by September 4th  to receive the lowest price on registration. Join us for an exciting weekend filled with over 130 hours of quality CE, products and services from over 80 vendors, and connecting with old friends and meeting new ones.  Register today and save before prices go up. This is your chance to experience community, ignite your purpose, become inspired and create opportunity!   Posted August 24, 2018...

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