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2014 National Pet Week Poster and Writing Contests

The Auxiliary to the American Veterinary Medical Association (Auxiliary to the AVMA) is please to announce their annual artistic Poster and Writing Contests. The contest will be for the year 2014 and entries should center on the 2014 National Pet Week theme, "Celebrate a Healthy Pet." Poster and writing contest guidelines and entry forms can be reviewed and pronted by going to the tab noting poster and writing contests.

National Pet Week was jointly founded in 1981 by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the Auxiliary to the AVMA, and is now widely celebrated throughout the United States and other parts of the world. In 2013, the National Pet Week will be May 5th through 11th. Each year, its goals are to promote responsible pet ownership, celebrate the human-animal bond and promote public awareness of veterinary medicine.

The Auxiliary to the AVMA was founded in 1917 and is the oldest health organization of the healing arts. With over 1000 members, the Auxiliary to the AVMA strives to be an active support to veterinarians by providing financial funding for veterinary students and educating the public about pet care.


The National Pet Week 2013 Poster is available for purchase.


Order the 2013 National Pet Week Poster by calling the Auxiliary at 847.285.6747. Currently showing the 2012 Poster


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