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Our role
stand in the way of animal disease and prevent spread to humans
farm animals
primary focus 200 years ago
Practice Acts began
75-80 years ago
World War
flu epidemic, from animals
first real antibiotics
sulfa
gives state ability to police
law
Uniform Practice Act
allow people of state to control licensed professionals
Veterinary Practice
not everything in Uniform Practice in veterinary practice
living documents
uniform / veterinary practice acts
Iowa
does not list what we can and can't do but can be referenced to in other states
Nebraska
more specific than Iowa
Immediate supervision
can put hands in animal during surgery, helping vet - vet is completely involved
Indirect supervision
speaking to vet over phone for instruction...client education...cannot diagnose / prognose
rabies / TB
vaccinations that cannot be given by tech in small animals
Assistant
Nebraska "Vet Tech" name
Technician
Iowa "Vet Tech" name
State Board
who to speak with about making a course "CE"
AAVSB
American Association of Veterinary State Board
Iowa
30 CE requirements over 3 years
Nebraska
16 CE requirements over 2 years
animal welfare
things animal requires based on species, environment, owner...well-being
laws
set forth to protect people - not necissarliy animals
AMDUCA
Animal Medicinal Drug Use Clarification Act - food animals, what drugs can be used in consumption animals
AWA
Animal Welfare Act - kennel sizes, amount of time outside, covers anything warm-blooded
1985
Food Security Act began
lobbyists
change laws