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Merck Animal Health Awards $270,000 in Scholarships to More Than 50 Veterinary Students Around the World

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

54 veterinary students from around the world received scholarships today through the Merck Animal Health Veterinary Student Scholarship Program.

Veterinary Foundations Announce Recipients of Pharmacology Research Grants

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

AVMF and VPRF have selected two veterinary researchers as the recipients of the organizations’ pharmacology research grants

AVMA and AVMF initiate new fundraising effort in partnership with VCA Charities to support Australian veterinarians

Monday, February 3, 2020

With unprecedented damage and more than 75 fires continuing to devastate Australia's ecosystem, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) and VCA Charities have joined forces on a second phase of fundraising to support those impacted by the bushfires ravaging the country.

AVMF receives more than $50,000 in donations to support wildfire and animal relief efforts in Australia

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) is pleased to announce that it has received more than $50,000 in donations to support wildfire and animal relief efforts in Australia. These funds bring the total donation to date to more than $125,000, which includes AVMF's match of $50,000 and the American Veterinary Medical Association's (AVMA) contribution of $25,000.

AVMA donates $25,000 to support wildfire and animal relief efforts in Australia; AVMF to match donations up to $50,000

Friday, January 10, 2020

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Board of Directors today approved a $25,000 donation to aid Australian veterinarians who are helping animals impacted by the bushfires ravaging their country. In addition, the AVMA is encouraging its 95,000 members and the general public to consider contributing to relief efforts by donating to the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF), which will match donations up to $50,000. 

AVMF donates $10K to assist in Hurricane Dorian recovery

Friday, September 20, 2019

The AVMF Board of Directors approved a $10,000 donation to GreaterGood.org, a national nonprofit benefitting people, pets and the planet, is working with partners on the ground to deliver emergency supplies, transport and medical care to animals and humans in the Bahamas affected by Dorian.

Merck Animal Health awards scholarships to more than 50 veterinary students from United States, Canada, and Asia

Monday, March 11, 2019

54 veterinary students from around the world received scholarships from Merck Animal Health, in partnership with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF)

Veterinary foundations announce recipients of pharmacology research grants

Thursday, February 28, 2019

The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) and the Veterinary Pharmacology Research Foundation (VPRF) have partnered to fund research grants with a focus on veterinary pharmacology. This funding supports research projects designed to improve prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.

AVMF Donations Support Disaster Relief for Puerto Rico

Monday, December 4, 2017

In the wake of Hurricane Maria, airplanes filled with dogs, puppies, cats, kittens and even three pot-bellied pigs from shelters in Puerto Rico arrived around-the-clock at St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center in Madison, New Jersey. The American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF) provided a $38,000 grant for the first round of medical supplies needed for the emergency intake and care of the 786 animals airlifted to safety. The New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association (NJVMA) put out a call to its membership. To date 25 veterinarians, often accompanied by their technician teams, have volunteered to provide examinations and care, putting in more than 162 hours of volunteer time.