Kansas Senate bill would bolster inspections of dog breeders, animal shelters

A Kansas Senate bill could bolster the state’s efforts to inspect dog and cat breeders, shelters and kennels after an audit found the lacking program. The bill — supported by…

Leising’s veterinary medicine bill passes Indiana Senate, moves on to the House – WRBI Radio

State Senator Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg) STATEHOUSE — A bill authored by State Sen. Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg) that would improve veterinarian services passed the Indiana Senate unanimously. Senate Bill 177 would…

AVMA-championed legislation to increase access to rural veterinary care reintroduced in Senate

WASHINGTON, June 28, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Veterinary Medicine Repayment Program Improvement Act (VMLRPEA), which would allow more food and public health veterinarians to do up to $…

Huge Cat Public Security Act Reintroduced in Senate

Washington, DC– The Animal Welfare Institute commends today’s re-introduction of the Big Cat Public Safety Act in the US Senate. The law, which was championed by Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-CT),…

Retired veterinarian wins Democrats’ blessing to hunt open Senate seat

Dr. Calvin Clements was officially named on Tuesday as the Democratic candidate to fight for the seat of the open Senate in the May 18 special elections to represent all…