The following links provide access to electronic versions of AASV publications and/or order forms for purchase of print copies:
Raising Pigs Without Antibiotics: Producer Self-Assessment Tool -- This self-assessment tool contains a series of questions producers are encouraged to consider with their entire management team, including their herd veterinarian, when discussing a potential shift to Raised Without Antibiotics production. It is meant to act as a guide and foster conversation around this topic. Producers are encouraged to consider additional questions that may be relevant to their system when reviewing this tool.
AMDUCA and Extra-label Drug Use in Swine -- A brochure providing an algorithm for the use of drugs in an extra-label manner and describing additional restrictions for the extra-label use of cephalosporins and fluoroquinolones.
Prevention Uses for Antibiotics -- This flyer, developed by the AASV Pharmaceutical Issues Committee, describes how swine veterinarians use antibiotics to prevent disease in swine herds.
Biosecurity Fact Sheets for producers and feed delivery personnel: Reducing pathogen spread of 10 major swine diseases/organisms during farm feed delivery.
- Reducing pathogen spread during farm feed delivery (basic version)
- Reducing pathogen spread during farm feed delivery (detailed version)
PRRSV Biosecurity Manual:
- Biosecurity protocols for the prevention of spread of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus
- Protocolo de bioseguridad para la prevención y la diseminación del virus del síndrome respiratorio y reproductivo porcino
On-Farm Euthanasia of Swine - Recommendations for the Producer (revised 2016 and co-published with National Pork Board; order copies from The Pork Store)
Eutanasia en la Granja - Recomendaciones para el Productor (revised 2016 and co-published with National Pork Board; order copies from The Pork Store)
Basic Guidelines of Judicious Therapeutic Use of Antimicrobials in Pork Production (Revised by the AASV Pharmaceutical Issues Committee and approved by the Board of Directors, October 2014)
Procedures to Report a Suspected Foreign Animal Disease (AASV Foreign Animal Disease Committee, 2014. Updated 8/2018)
A Champion's Guide to Youth Swine Exhibition: Biosecurity and your Pig Project (co-published with National Pork Board; order copies from The Pork Store)
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AVMA-PLIT articles on professional liability (Uploaded June 2008)