As COVID-19 continues to spread throughout most of the world, our thoughts and deepest sympathies are extended to all who have been affected by the disease. The AAEP has been monitoring the pandemic closely and is committed to helping your practice and your clients stay healthy. As health officials and our local communities continue to respond to the global spread of the virus, we are providing some resources for you.
In order to mitigate the risk of exposure to COVID-19 during interactions with clients, the AAEP Infectious Disease Committee shares the following advice for veterinary professionals:
The following resources provide credible guidance regarding COVID-19 in veterinary practice and overall community safety measures:
The AAEP will continue to send information to assist your practice, your clients and the equine community in the days ahead. If you have a question about COVID-19 as it relates to your practice, please contact Keith Kleine, staff liaison to the AAEP Infectious Disease Committee, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (859) 233-0147.
Dr. David Frisbie
2020 AAEP President