Press Releases

Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Strikes Chicago Metropolitan Area

Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease Strikes Chicago Metropolitan Area Chicago, IL – The Chicago Veterinary Medical Association recommends dog owners take immediate, precautionary measures to prevent their dogs from exposure to Canine Infectious Respiratory Disease...

Protection of Pets Requires More than Banning Sales in Cook County

Chicago, IL— Leadership from the Chicago Veterinary Medical Association and American Veterinary Medical Association delivered a joint statement with support from the Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association at a press conference this morning in response to the...

Protection of Pets Requires More than Banning Sales

Chicago, IL— The proposed Cook County Companion Animal and Consumer Protection ordinance is scheduled for a hearing by the Commissioners at 10am on April 9, 2014. This proposed ordinance has an impact on the pets, the pet owners, and the small businesses in the...

Protect Your Family Pets during the Passover and Easter Holidays

Protect Your Family Pets during the Passover and Easter Holidays Chicago, Illinois—Family pets are at risk due to a number of items commonly found in homes during the Passover and Easter holiday season. Pet owners must take precautionary measures to maintain a safe...

Protecting Pets from Adverse and Dangerous Winter Conditions

Protecting Pets from Adverse and Dangerous Winter ConditionsChicago, IL— The Chicago metropolitan area was inundated by the Blizzard of 2011 less than three years ago. This winter, pet owners throughout the Chicago metropolitan area must be prepared as the earliest...

Protect Your Family Pet from Top Holiday Hazards

Protect Your Family Pet from Top Holiday HazardsChicago, IL – As the festive cheer of Thanksgiving, Hanukah, and Christmas is just around the corner, families and individuals must give extra special attention to issues that can affect the safety and health of their...