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Understanding One Health to Keep Your Family and Pets Healthy

Chicago, IL — The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) celebrates the third annual One Health Day on Saturday, 3 November 2018 and supports the continued aims of this international campaign in furtherance of the One Health Coalition at a local level.

The One Health concept is a worldwide strategy for expanding interdisciplinary scientific collaboration and communication in all […]

Chicago Area Veterinarians Celebrate One Health Day

Chicago, IL —The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) celebrates the second inaugural One Health Day on Friday, 3 November 2017 and supports the continued aims of this international campaign, while furthering a One Health Coalition at a local level.

The One Health concept is a worldwide strategy for expanding interdisciplinary collaborations and communications in all aspects of health care […]

Protecting Pets from Dangerous Dog Days of Summer Weather Conditions

Chicago, IL — The dangerous weather conditions associated with the Dog Days of Summer are returning to Chicago. Pet owners must be aware that both dogs and cats can suffer from the same heat-related problems affecting humans, which include over-heating, dehydration, and even sunburn. Preemptive action taken now can make a difference and help pets […]

By |June 12th, 2017|Alderman, Animal Welfare, Breaking News, cats, Chicago, pets, Press Releases, Press Room, Preventive care, Veterinarian, veterinarians|Comments Off on Protecting Pets from Dangerous Dog Days of Summer Weather Conditions

Canine Influenza Virus Remains Problem for Dog Owners in Chicago Area

Chicago, IL – The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association strongly advises dog owners to remain vigilant and take necessary action steps to prevent their dogs from exposure to the Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Complex (CIRDC), as new Canine Influenza Virus (CIV) cases continue to be reported throughout the Chicago metro area.

A strain of CIV H3N2, […]

CVMA Statement on City of Chicago Proposed Companion Animal and Consumer Protection Ordinance

Proactive Education of Pet Owners Is the AnswerChicago, IL— The Companion Animal and Consumer Protection Ordinance introduced to the Chicago City Council on February 5, 2014 is scheduled for a hearing by the Licensing Commission at 11am on February 26, 2014. This proposed ordinance has an impact on the pets, the pet owners, and […]

By |February 19th, 2014|Alderman, Breaking News, Chicago, Clerk Mendoza, pets, Press Releases, Press Room, Prohibition of Puppy Sales, Unethical Breeders, veterinarians|Comments Off on CVMA Statement on City of Chicago Proposed Companion Animal and Consumer Protection Ordinance