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Case Study: Establishing a Valid Veterinarian-Client-Patient-Relationship

April 11, 2018

By December 1, 2018, Health Canada will require that all antimicrobials used in animals will be under the oversight of a registered veterinarian and will require a prescription. Read more

We All have a Role to Play

Veterinarians, producers and pet owners will have a role to play in responsible antimicrobial use. This includes a better understanding of the reason why these federal regulation changes are taking place, so we can maintain high quality care for animals. Read more on the Bigger Picture.

What Does Establishing a Valid VCPR Mean?

To better understand how to establish a valid veterinarian-client-patient-relationship (VCPR), the following case studies and scenarios have been developed.

  • Cow-Calf Producer Case Study
  • Article: Treating Honey Bees and Pollinators: What Veterinary Medical Professionals Need to Know

Find out more about the establishment of a valid VCPR here