“The adoption of a rescue pet is a wonderful thing for both animals and their owners,” said Dr. Green. “However, it is crucial to make sure pets receive proper care post-adoption. Owners need to understand that many of these pets came from unknown backgrounds, and work with a veterinarian or a trainer to address the best methods for helping a rescue pet overcome any behavioral, psychological or physical ailments.”
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The North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association (NCVMA) is a professional organization of veterinarians dedicated to compassionate animal care and quality medicine. The NCVMA promotes integrity and excellence in veterinary medicine, provides the highest quality continuing education programs and conferences, supports its members through public relations and marketing efforts to the public and governing officials, lobbies on behalf of the interests of the entire profession, and serves as an advocate and voice for veterinary medicine in the state. As recognized experts in veterinary medicine, NCVMA members are frequently asked to contribute their opinions and lend their expertise to media outlets throughout North Carolina and around the country, including The News & Observer, Charlotte Today, Wilmington Star-News, Fayetteville Observer, Greensboro News & Record, USA Today, Yahoo!, ABC News and News14 Carolina. For more information, visit ncvma.org, or call (800) 446-2862.