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More information about the IVMA Preconditioning Program can be found here.


President's Message

Hello Everybody,
For those you who weren’t able to attend the 136th IVMA Annual Meeting last month, where I was sworn in as your new IVMA president, I thought I would take a little time to introduce myself. My name is Dr. Randy Ackman. I graduated from ISU CVM (’89) and have worked in a mixed animal practice in Northeast Iowa, and a small animal clinic in Cedar Rapids, IA (my hometown). Fifteen years ago I started at Kirkwood Community College where I teach veterinary technicians in the Animal Health Technology Department, a job I thoroughly love!  More...


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Medical Cannabis

The IVMA office has been receiving numerous calls about the legality of Cannabis in the veterinary field. Clients are asking about cannabis-derived products marketed for pets to treat various ailments and/or promote general well-being. The IVMA has put together a list of Frequently Asked Questions about medical cannabis and if these substances are legal for distribution and use in Iowa.  Click here to view the FAQs.


Save BI Box Tops

For the 5th year, Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) is offering Future Service Scholarships to support future cattle veterinarians graduating from the Iowa State University (ISU) College of Veterinary Medicine. BI formed an alliance with the IVMA Foundation to offer this unique scholarship to graduating seniors at ISU. The final amount of the scholarship is determined by BI veterinarian and producer customers submitting box tops from Pyramid® 5 and Pyramid® 5 + Presponse® SQ product boxes. BI will donate the following to fund the Future Service Scholarships. The donation is doubled for producers and veterinarians who participate in the Iowa Green and Gold Tag Preconditioning Program. Contact the IVMA Office for details.


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