Community Outreach & Education educates and informs pet owners with reliable information provided by Texas veterinary professionals. All TexVetPets information is guaranteed to be scientifically accurate, relevant, and up to date. As the Texas Veterinary Medical Foundation’s public outreach and educational program, TexVetPets facilitates responsible pet ownership.

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