Responsible antibiotic use is important, says AVA

The AVA used its platform to promote responsible use of antibiotics in animals for Australian Antibiotic Awareness Week in November.

Spokesperson Stephen Page said vets take their obligation to minimise the risk of resistant superbugs seriously.

“While resistance mainly originates from antibiotic use in humans, there’s evidence that the use of antibiotics in food-producing animals also contributes to . . . → Read More: Responsible antibiotic use is important, says AVA