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    Animal & Veterinary

    FDA's Center for Veterinary Medicine. Protecting human and animal health.

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    Animal Health & Safety and the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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    Reporting Problems with Animal Products

    FDA encourages consumers, veterinarians and industry to report problems with animal drugs, food and devices.

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    Safety & Health

    Product Safety Information including Recalls, Adverse Drug Events, Antimicrobial Resistance, Animal Cloning and Animal Drug Shortage information


    Animal Drugs, Animal Food (including Pet Food and the GRAS program), Animal Medical Devices, Imports & Exports

    News & Events

    Press releases, Outbreaks and Advisories, and meeting announcements

    Development & Approval Process

    New Animal Drug Applications, Electronic Submissions, User Fees, Biotechnology, Minor Use/Minor Species, Aquaculture, Food Additive Petitions

    Science & Research

    Research areas, Veterinary Laboratory Investigation and Response Network (Vet-LIRN)

    The Center for Veterinary Medicine

    CVM is an internationally recognized, high performance, public health organization committed to our mission of protecting human and animal health. CVM is responsible for assuring that animal drugs and medicated feeds are safe and effective and that food from treated animals is safe to eat. We are comprised of six offices and are located in both Rockville, Maryland and Laurel, Maryland.

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