Category Archives: Government

CVMA's Fall Seminar in Squaw Valley October 4-6, 2019!

Join us in the beautiful Lake Tahoe area for three one-half day seminar sessions with afternoons free to have fun with your family, friends, and colle

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2019 Legislative Advocacy

The CVMA is actively working on critical legislation that affects its members. A number of bills are of immediate concern. For details, click Continue Reading

Sexual Harassment & Abusive Behavior Training Requirement

California businesses with five or more employees must provide sexual harassment training to both supervisors and employees by January 1, 2020. Click

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New Client Drug Consultation Requirement for Veterinarians

Effective January 1, 2019, a new California law requires veterinarians to provide drug consultation to clients. Click Continue Reading

Controlled Substance Prescription Pad Information

Since the implementation of AB 1753 (Low) on January 1, which requires all controlled substance prescription pads to have a unique serial number and r

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New Member Benefit!

GlobalVetLINK (GVL) is a web-based provider of electronic prescriptions, health certificates, feed directives, and other useful products to help veter

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CVMA Member Mobile App

With the new CVMA mobile app, members can access instant legislative updates, CE offerings, regulatory information, and more! Continue Reading

Virulent Newcastle Disease in California

Since May 18, USDA has confirmed several cases of Virulent Newcastle Disease (vND) in backyard birds in California. Read more about the disease and th

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Update on VS Form 7001-Interstate Health Certificates

Many states are no longer accepting the USDA VS Form 7001 as a valid Certificate of Veterinary Inspection for interstate travel of small animals. This

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CVMA Online Seminars

CVMA Online Seminars are convenient interactive presentations offering CEUs held online in real time. This learning platform allows you to participate

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Cannabis and Pets

View more information on this important topic by clicking on the links below.

Need Help With the VACSP Program?

The CVMA is here to assist you during the implementation of the VMB's Veterinary Assistant Controlled Substance Permit Program (VACSP). Read this Continue Reading

The CVMA Guide to Cal/OSHA Compliance - Order now!

The new CVMA Guide to Cal/OSHA Compliance is the easiest and most efficient way for veterinary practices to comply with Cal/OSHA regulations.

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Illegal Activity

The CVMA is strongly opposed to the illegal practice

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