Five Feline Fast Facts
- There are 10 million more cats owned in America than dogs.
- Cats are less than half as likely to be seen by a veterinarian and receive healthcare.
- There are "cat-friendly" practices that focus on making trips to the veterinarian less stressful for your cat.
- Cats CAN be trained.
- Maine, Vermont, Oregon, Idaho and Washington have the highest percentage of cat-owning households.
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Lifetime of Love
From the moment you realize your pet is "the one," to the last tearful goodbye, your veterinarian helps you provide your pet with a lifetime of love. To celebrate the 35th anniversary of National Pet Week®, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) spotlights seven specific needs every pet owner must consider to ensure that their pet lives the longest, healthiest life possible. more > > >
Veterinarians: Celebrate National Pet Week® in your clinic and on your social media feeds. The AVMA's free toolkit includes images, logos, event planning ideas, and much more.
Poster & Writing Contests
The Auxiliary holds an annual poster and writing contest around a selected theme for the year. more > > >
Discover top ten dog and cat owning states more > > >
Five Ways to "Vet" Your Veterinarian
You know how it is. You have a million questions about your pet before you get to the veterinary clinic but when asked, your mind is blank. more > > >