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AASV Position Statements

Mid-level Veterinary Professional
November 2023

Vaccine Technology
August 2023

Telemedicine
April 2023

Influenza A Viruses
2009/revised 2017/revised 2018/revised April 2021

Raising Pigs without Antibiotics
2016/2019/revised April 2022

Antimicrobial Judicious Use Guidelines
2000/2004/reaffirmed 2014/revised October 2020/revised August 2023

Castration of Swine
2013/reaffirmed 2015/revised 2018/revised April 2021

Permanent Identification of Swine
2013/reaffirmed 2015/reaffirmed 2018/reaffirmed April 2021

Tail Docking and Teeth Clipping of Swine
2013/reaffirmed 2015/reaffirmed 2018/revised April 2021

Pig Welfare
2004/replaced 2011/reaffirmed 2015/revised 2018/reaffirmed April 2021

PRRS Elimination
2005/revised 2011/revised 2017/revised April 2020/revised April 2023

Anti-Abuse Policy Statement
2008/replaced 2015/revised April 2018/revised September 2021

Federal Funding for Swine Disease Research
2008/reaffirmed 2017/reaffirmed April 2020/reaffirmed April 2023

Premises Registration
2007/reaffirmed 2017/revised April 2020

AASV Recommendations to Meet MRL Requirements for U.S. Pork
October 2006/revised April 2023

Sow Housing
2002/replaced 2012/reaffirmed 2015/revised 2018/reaffirmed April 2021

Definition of Group Housing for Pregnant Sows
October 2012

Swine Health Information Technology
April 2018/reaffirmed April 2021

Pig Welfare During Stop Movement Situations
April 2020

Stop Movement Situations
April 2023

A North American program is needed to manage the risk of foreign animal disease introduction through feed and feed ingredients
April 2021

Sunset position statements:

PCVAD Case Definition
October 2006/Sunset 2017

Links to American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) position statements:

Pregnant Sow Housing
November 2011