Press Releases and CVMA News

MVMA Press Releases 

May 28, 2018 - Your Pooch & Pot

April 17, 2018 - The Latest Buzz on Vets and Bees!

November 21, 2017 - Manitoba Veterinary Clinics Help Feed Hungry Pets This Holiday Season

October 1, 2017 - Manitoba Veterinarians SPAY IT FORWARD on November 1

September 1, 2017 - Where Have All The Good Dogs Gone?

July 19, 2017 - Surgery Doesn't Have To Be Scary

May 11, 2017 - Testing is Key for Heartworm Prevention 

March 7, 2017 - Cancer Has No Season


MVMA in the News

Don’t let pets get into marijuana stash, says MVMA

Dr. Ron Worb on CTV Morning Show discussing the dangers to your pets from marijuana and cannabis products

Manitoba veterinarians warn against pot use around pooches

Dr. Jonas Watson warns about marijuana use with pets (video at 12:18 minutes)

Local Vet Warns Of Skunks Carrying Rabies

Dr. Ron Worb talks about canine flu on CTV News

Holidays tough for pet owners, too. Winnipeg Free Press

Local vet clinics taking part in pet food drive. The Brandon Sun

Dr. Keri: Prairie Vet - Made in MB series premieres on Animal Planet Dec. 10
Winnipeg production company Merit Motion Pictures, has an upcoming TV show Dr Keri: Prairie Vet. It premieres on Sunday, December 10th on Animal Planet Canada, as part of their Free Preview.

This action-packed, 10-part series follows our own Dr. Keri Hudson Reykdal as she travels the Manitoba Interlake Region in her mobile clinic, on call 24/7 to care for animals big and small.

The series will air on Sundays at 9pm ET/6pm PT, and episodes will also be available online at and Discovery Go.

This is the series’ trailer:

You can also find Dr Keri: Prairie Vet on social media at the following links:


Global News Interview on Spay Day


Industry News

October 19, 2017 - Importing medically important antibiotics for use in food animals ends November 13, 2017

September 28, 2017 - Canadian Veterinary Medical Association Brings Awareness to Animal Welfare during Animal Health Week through the Five Animal Freedoms

May 9, 2017 - CVMA Begins Process to Update Guidelines for the Prudent Use of Veterinary Antimicrobial Medications


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