The 50-year-old antibiotic colistin is widely used to treat bacterial infections in both animals and people that have become resistant to other drugs. But last…

The USDA has been working the past few years to fight the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv), which has killed more than 8 million piglets in the U.S.…

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has a plan in place should the highly pathogenic form of avian influenza, H5N2, make a resurgence, but it hasn't so…

When the FDA announced its "judicious use" rules for antibiotics in food animals in 2013, the industry was given three years to comply with…

The World Health Organization came under attack earlier this year from veterinarians concerned that it might reclassify the narcotic ketamine, thereby making…

As part of a multifaceted effort to combat antibiotics resistance, the FDA is distributing a survey to veterinarians who specialize in treating horses, cows…

About 60 animal health executives were in attendance for the first American Conference Institute (ACI) Forum on Animal Health and Veterinary Drugs and…

Nearly 5 years after the passage of the Food Safety Modernization Act--and after multiple outbreaks of food-borne illnesses in both people and their pets--the…

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