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Oct 27, 2015, 11:44 ET Veterinarians take their Oath in Action to underserved communities across the U.S. for Make a Difference Day

 It isn't unusual for America's homeless population to share their lives with special pets, often reporting that their pets provide them with a...


Jul 28, 2014, 08:00 ET American Veterinary Medical Foundation Announces Top 20 Finalists For "America's Favorite Veterinarian"

 Today the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) announced the top 20 finalists for "America's Favorite Veterinarian." The 20 finalists...


Jul 30, 2013, 13:24 ET Florida Doctor Named "America's Favorite Veterinarian"

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) has named Dr. Carlos Campos of Spring Hill, Florida "America's Favorite Veterinarian." The...


Mar 07, 2013, 16:55 ET AVMF issues call for America's Favorite Veterinarian nominees

First-ever America's Favorite Veterinarian contest open to all aspects of diverse profession  Has a spectacular veterinarian made a...


Oct 28, 2012, 16:53 ET AVMF urges preparedness for pet owners in hurricane's path

 The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is urging pet owners to remember their pets when preparing for Hurricane Sandy.  While...


Aug 01, 2010, 11:00 ET American Veterinary Medical Foundation Helps Gulf Coast Veterinarians Support Struggling Pet Owners

In response to the record number of pets filing into shelters and increasing need along the Gulf coast, the American Veterinary Medical Foundation...


Sep 02, 2005, 01:00 ET FEMA Deploys Veterinarians to Assist Hurricane Recovery

SCHAUMBURG, Ill., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in their 11- year history, four complete Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams (VMAT)...


Aug 16, 2004, 01:00 ET Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams Deployed to Florida to Aid Animal Victims of Hurricane Charley

PUNTA GORDA, Fla., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Veterinary Medical Assistance Teams (VMATs) have been immediately...