Revised Position Statement: Use of Unregistered vaccines by veterinarians

Released 11 December 2012


The South African Veterinary Association has retracted its Position Statement on the Use of Unregistered Vaccines in Livestock by Veterinarians in South Africa, to revise the said position statement.


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Position statement on the use of Phenylbutazone:

Accepted 1 August 2012


The South African Veterinary Association supports the continued use of phenylbutazone in horses with inflammatory musculoskeletal disorders. Due to consumer-safety concerns, however, the SAVA does not condone or support the use of phenylbutazone in the treatment of any animal producing food for human consumption.