As previously announced, Pneu-Dart will be sponsoring a one-hour prime time program on the application of remote drug delivery for free range cattle which will air on RFD-TV December 14, 2015. The broadcast will consist of a roundtable discussion on the use of remote drug delivery with one of the many topics focusing on the importance of a Veterinarian-Client-Patient-Relationship (VCPR) when administering medication.
Integrated Animal Health (IAH), LLC, a global company focused on identifying and commercializing new-to-the-world animal health solutions, has achieved clinical success with proof of concept trials for its two natural products that help reduce calf health risks associated with scours.
Reducing stress on cattle through sound stockmanship practices brings multiple benefits in performance, immunity and production efficiency, and the Creating Connections program from Merck Animal Health aims to help producers learn and implement those techniques.
On September 29, the FDA issued a revised Guidance for Industry #120, titled Veterinary Feed Directive Regulation Questions and Answers.” The revised guidance includes minor changes to the draft version issued in June. FDA also released a list of states that have adequate veterinarian-client-patient-relationship (VCPR) requirements for compliance with the VFD rules, and which currently need to defer to the federal VDPR definition.