Latest Texas Veterinary Medical Association Stories

2014-09-04 23:01:16

Celebrate Responsible Dog Ownership Month by ensuring you're providing a long and healthy life for your canine companion. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 September is Responsible Dog Ownership Month, marking a time for owners to recognize the importance of providing proper care for their dogs and to deepen the bond shared with their four-legged friends. The Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA) would like to encourage dog owners to communicate with their veterinarian...

2014-08-07 23:04:17

The Texas Veterinary Medical Association encourages pet owners to observe National Immunization Awareness Month by visiting their veterinarian regularly to stay up-to-date on life-saving immunizations. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 August is National Immunization Awareness Month, marking a time to recognize the importance of life-saving immunizations for all family members—including pets. The Texas Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA) reminds pet owners to visit their veterinarian...

2014-04-25 12:26:58

AUSTIN, Texas, April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- April 26 is World Veterinary Day, a day to recognize the importance of the veterinary profession. Observed on the last Saturday of April, World Veterinary Day celebrates the role of veterinarians, highlighting a different aspect of animal medicine each year. This year's theme is animal welfare. The Texas Veterinary Medical Association aims to raise awareness among Texas pet owners of the contribution of veterinarians to the...

2014-04-16 12:30:30

AUSTIN, Texas, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- April marks National Heartworm Awareness Month, a time for pet owners to brush up on how heartworm prevention can keep their pets safe from the serious and potentially fatal heartworm disease. Pet owners should take this month as a reminder to discuss with their veterinarians how to best prevent heartworm disease in their pets. Unfortunately, there is no treatment for heartworms in cats, and the treatment for infected dogs is...

2014-02-10 16:26:53

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When it comes to preventive care, pet owners know that a healthy diet, regular exercise and up-to-date vaccinations support their pet's health. February is National Pet Dental Health Month, which serves as a reminder that regular maintenance of a pet's teeth and gums is equally important when it comes to their health. Dental health problems are one of the most common issues veterinarians find in pets and can lead to serious,...

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