Processing, Veterinary Medicines, Agricultural Compounds & Veterinary Medicines (ACVM), Documents for veterinary medicines
While some pain or distress to the animal is inevitable at times from administration of
a product, the intensity and duration must be no more than is necessary to prevent or
treat the condition concerned. Some recognition is therefore required of the extent of
suffering that may arise from the use of alternative products and the suffering that may
arise from not administering the product.