"The American Veterinary Medical Foundation
has made a significant initial financial contribution to the animal relief efforts in Haiti," said Michael Cathey, executive director of the AVMF.
Here are some tips to protect pets from the cold, compiled from information released by the (https://www.avma.org/public/PetCare/Pages/Cold-weather-pet-safety.aspx) American Veterinary Medical Foundation
, (https://animalfoundation.com/cold-weather-tips-to-keep-your-pets-warm/) The Humane Society of the United States and (https://animalfoundation.com/cold-weather-tips-to-keep-your-pets-warm/) The Animal Foundation.
The program will provide up to $2 million in scholarships over its first three years and is administered by the American Veterinary Medical Foundation
Bring a pet's health certificate: Whether traveling across state lines or internationally, states and countries require travelers to have proper identification for their pets provided by a veterinarian, according to (https://www.avma.org/public/PetCare/Pages/holidays.aspx?utm_source=prettyurl&utm_campaign=holiday&utm_term=holiday) American Veterinary Medical Foundation
Named "The Food Animal Veterinarian Recruitment and Retention Program," it is a joint effort of AVMA and its charitable arm, the American Veterinary Medical Foundation
, and funded by several industry partners.