Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Backstretch vet, pharmacy found guilty in painkiller case

Daily Racing Form-5 hours ago
A federal jury in Louisiana has found a backstretch veterinarian and a compounding pharmacy guilty on several counts related to the sale and distribution of a ...

Veterinarian Hebert, Kohll's Pharmacy Guilty In ... - Paulick Report
14 hours ago - Veterinarian Hebert, Kohll's Pharmacy Guilty In Dermorphin Criminal Case ... announced today that a federal jury found a Lake Charles veterinarian and a Nebraska pharmacy guilty ... Kyle James Hebert, 42, of Lake Charles, La., and Kohll's Pharmacy & Healthcare Inc. of Omaha, ... Tweets by @raypaulick.

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Lake Charles vet convicted in horse doping scheme

KATC Lafayette News-2 hours ago
Essential Pharmacy Compounding repackaged a synthetic form of the drug that it obtained from a California chemical company, labeled it as D-Peptide, and ...

2017 Veterinary Pharmacy Law - New Regulatory Update
6 days ago - New changes of drugs for food animals from OTC to prescription will also be covered in this 60 minutes education program. Compounding guidelines and lega

The Law of Compounding Medications And Drugs: FDA: Frequently Asked Questions about Animal Dru...

The Law of Compounding Medications And Drugs: FDA: Frequently Asked Questions about Animal Dru...: What’s an approved animal drug? Can a drug for people be legally used in animals? Where can I find information about a drug my veteri...

The Law of Compounding Medications And Drugs: FDA Announces Withdrawal of Draft Guidance for Ind...

The Law of Compounding Medications And Drugs: FDA Announces Withdrawal of Draft Guidance for Ind...: Regarding Animal Drug  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is withdrawing draft Guidance for Industry (GFI) #230, “Compoundi...

Monday, November 6, 2017

Current FDA approach to genetically engineered animals is flawed

The Hill-3 hours ago
For example, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced in its 2008 "Guidance for the Regulation of Genetically Engineered Animals Containing Heritable ...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Final Q & A on Horse Racing Integrity Act 2017 | Horse Racing Blog ...
Oct 5, 2017 - WHOA was founded in 2012 on a phone call with lobbyist Frankie Trull. She suggested that lobbying as an alliance of individuals would be more powerful than ...

Jockeys' Guild Issues Statement on Racing Integrity Act | TDN ...
Sep 27, 2017 - The Guild agrees that the proposed Horse Racing Integrity Act of 2017 (“HRIA”) has many needed elements that will standardize and improve uniform regulation ...

Expanded Testing Oklahoma Futurity, Derby to require expanded testing in 2018.

For Racing, What Cost Security? - The Horse Race Insider

Kohll’s pharmacy denies it knew drug would be used to cheat on Louisiana horse races By Alia Conley / World-Herald staff writer Oct 24, 2017 Updated 7 hrs ago

Kohll's pharmacy denies it knew drug would be used to cheat on ...

Omaha World-Herald-8 hours ago
Domina said in court documents that Kohll's has a compounding pharmacy service, Essential Pharmacy Compounding, that creates personalized medicine for ..

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Be Wary of Shopping for Pet Meds Online

U.S. News & World Report-5 hours ago
One way to do that is to look for pharmacy websites ending in ".Pharmacy," said Dr. Martine Hartogensis, deputy director of the Office of Surveillance and ...
08/30/2017Bovina DairyDallas District OfficeNew Animal Drug/AdulteratedNot Issued *

Monday, October 16, 2017

Prescriptions for Pets are on the Rise

ModernMedicine-1 hour ago
Filling a prescription for a patient named “Rover” or “Fluffy,” or other animals, is not unusual at The Compounding Center in Leesburg, VA. Owner Cheri Garvin ..

Sunday, October 15, 2017

ABVP Symposium | American Board of Veterinary Practitioners
12 hours ago - The ABVP Symposium is a leading CE event for veterinariansveterinary residents,veterinary technicians and students that offers 29 hours of attainable CE per ...

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will hold public meetings to offer opportunity for discussion on the proposed recommendations for reauthorization of the Animal Drug User Fee Act (ADUFA) and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Act (AGDUFA). The recommendations will be published and posted online when available, prior to the meeting on November 2, 2017. Interested parties can share their comments at the meeting or by submitting them to the public docket electronically or by mail as described below.

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Curb animal antibiotics to stop spread of resistance, say health experts
10 hours ago - ROME, Oct 3 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Giving farm animals too many antibiotics can stoke resistance to the drugs, and despite countries taking .

Monday, October 2, 2017

New video from the Food and Drug Administration's Center for Veterinary Medicine discusses antiparasitic resistance in cattle, sheep, goats, and horses.

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Friday, September 29, 2017

PetSmart Launches Online Pharmacy Service hours ago
PetSmart has introduced PetSmart Pharmacy, an online-only pharmacy that offers convenient ordering and autofill for hundreds of prescriptions, Over The ...
08/03/2017Ridley Block Operations IncCincinnati District OfficeAdultered Animal Food/MisbrandedNot Issued *
06/29/2017Vetoquinol N.-A.Center for Veterinary MedicineUnapproved New Animal Drug/AdulteredNot Issued *

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Regulations and Requirements | USDA Foreign Agricultural Service
11 hours ago - FAS also provides access to a database that lists maximum acceptable levels of pesticides and veterinary drugs in food and agricultural products in the United ...

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Veterinary Pharmaceutical Advisory Committee
Wed, October 4, 8am – 10am
1560 Broadway, TeleConference, Denver, CO 80202
Pharmacy Public

Members Needed for Veterinary Pharmaceutical Advisory Committee

The State Veterinarian, Dr. Keith Roehr, in conjunction with the Colorado State Board of Pharmacy, is seeking members for the new Veterinary Pharmaceutical Advisory Committee created by Senate Bill 16-062. Committee members will advise and make recommendations to the Board on applications, complaints, and rulemaking related to veterinary pharmaceuticals, providing a meaningful impact on the veterinary pharmaceutical community.
One of the three members appointed to the Committee must be a licensed veterinarian who predominantly works on large animals and be actively engaged in the practice of veterinary medicine. A second member of the Committee must be a licensed pharmaceutical wholesaler engaged in the distribution of animal drugs who is actively engaged in the practice of wholesale pharmacy, or a licensed veterinarian actively engaged in the practice of veterinary medicine. Both of these members must have at least five years' experience in Colorado and have licenses in good standing.
A final member of the Committee must have a background in agriculture and not be a pharmacist, pharmaceutical wholesaler, or veterinarian. At least one of these members shall be a person who does not do business along the Front Range. Members of the Committee will serve three-year terms, though one of the initial members will be appointed for a two-year term. Members shall serve without compensation or expense reimbursement. The Committee meets as needed prior to Board meetings, likely to be about three or four times a year.
To apply, interested parties should submit a cover letter describing their qualifications and interest, a resume or curriculum vitae, and a list of three references to with a copy to

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Animal Drug Compounding Market to Amass Revenues More Than ...
14 hours ago - According to Persistence Market Research's report, titled “Animal Drug CompoundingMarket: Global Industry Analysis and Forecast, 2016-2024,” more than ...

WENY News - Wellsboro veterinarian allegedly gave narcotics to man
4 hours ago - Kreger reportedly told police he thought he was helping the man by giving him drugs from the veterinary practice so he wasn't taking drugs from off the street.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Companion Animal Specialty Drugs Market to Expand at a Healthy ...

Medgadget (blog)-6 hours ago
Also, the need for easy access to services and affordable veterinary drugs is a major factor that is increasing the popularity of compounded drugs across the .

Friday, September 22, 2017

Animal clinic facing new complaints

Animal clinic facing new complaints: Mountain View's Alta View Animal Hospital is facing mounting complaints from disgruntled clients who blame the clinic for mistreating or harming their pets.

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Vision Plan 2016–2017 - California Veterinary Medical Association
Drug Compounding o Small animal antimicrobial drugs by prescription only ... California Licensing Curriculum (CLC), CVMF, Fall Seminar, PacVet ... organization change, but core values expressed in the mission statement would not.

Price matching? We're better than that

Price matching? We're better than that

Evaluation of drug content (potency) for compounded and FDA ...

American Veterinary Medical Association-Sep 15, 2017
Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS 66506. (KuKanich, Slead); Department of Anatomy ...

Missouri study targets tick-borne cattle disease transmission

Iowa Farmer Today-Sep 16, 2017
The USDA recently awarded $460,000 to Bill Stich, professor of parasitology in the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine, to study a new .

Do you have a veterinary-client-patient relationship?

Canadian Cattlemen-Sep 18, 2017
According to the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) a legitimate VCPR must be backed up by evidence of relevant and timely interactions with ...

Racing Integrity's Newest Threat: Human Designer Drugs?

Paulick Report-Sep 19, 2017
“And ketamine is a legitimate substance that's still used in human and veterinarymedicine and it's being made by these laboratories.” Sams said these designer

Pet Talk: When is your cat hiding illness or injury?

courierjournal-Sep 14, 2017
Dr. Stacy Eckman, clinical assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences, described feline behavior that could ...

Prevention: Best treatment for horse eye infections

Asheboro Courier Tribune-Sep 14, 2017
Dr. Lucien Vallone, clinical assistant professor at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, provided some insight on preserving ...

EVJ Calls for More Broodmare Reproduction Research 17, 2017
Equine reproduction is of pivotal importance in equine veterinary medicine both in practical and commercial capacities. There have been significant advances i

“The Sun Never Sets on the Bovine Practitioner”

Bovine Veterinarian-Sep 14, 2017
The American Association of Bovine Practitioners (AABP) was formally organized in 1965 at the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) convention in ...