Vet community steps up animal welfare profile
Latest example is new joint statement from AVMA and FVE
As the world of farm animal care continues to evolve in the new landscape of sustainability, various interests both within and outside the veterinary community are looking at the role of veterinarians with a different language and a different perspective.
It's all part of a new environment and new lexicon taking shape. Among the latest indications is a new statement, "The essential role of veterinarians in protecting animal, human, public and environmental health," delivered jointly by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe (FVE).