JoAnn Alumbaugh

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Recent Stories by JoAnn Alumbaugh

When Livestock Euthanasia is Necessary

Oct 31, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh
It's hard to think about when animals need to be euthanized. It’s harder when you’re the one doing it. Veterinarians are put in that position often. Think what would happen if a foreign animal disease were to hit.

Securing the Pork Supply

Jul 13, 2018 by JoAnn Alumbaugh
Dave Pyburn, DVM, senior vice president of science and technology for the National Pork Board, says it’s not “if” a foreign animal disease enters the U.S., it’s “when,” and the industry must be prepared.

Editorial: People, Listen to Reason!

Nov 06, 2017 by JoAnn Alumbaugh
I read an excellent editorial in The New York Times today called, “Relax, You Don’t Need to ‘Eat Clean,’” by Aaron E. Carroll, MD. It was a voice of reason in the wilderness of public opinion.