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Tell Your Lawmakers To Override The Animal Welfare Veto

The South Carolina General Assembly overwhelmingly passed the Animal Welfare bill but Governor Haley has vetoed this critical pet safety bill. This bill was the result of the South Carolina Association for Veterinarians and the state’s animal shelter community working together...

Animal Welfare Bill Passes!

The South Carolina General Assembly has passed the Animal Welfare Bill and it now heads to the Governor for her approval. The bill puts in place critical safeguards to protect pets and pet owners and ensures everyone will have access to...

Tell Your Elected Officials To Stand Up For SC’s Pets

It makes us upset when outside organizations come into South Carolina to make trouble and spread misinformation to our elected officials – specifically outside radical organizations like the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). For clarification, the HSUS is NOT...

Some Don’t Want You To Know About Your Pet’s Care

  We all love our pets. They’re members of our families and we want the best for them, and that means the best possible care. The same is true for our human family members. If one of our family members...

Veterinarians Join With First Responders To Care For Pets

South Carolina Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Care (SCVSEC), in partnership with the SCVets Care Foundation of the South Carolina Association of Veterinarians, today donated 36 lifesaving pet oxygen kits to Lexington County Fire Services. Equipping all front line fire trucks in...

Time For SC Lawmakers To Save Pets’ Lives

Right now, there are no penalties for dispensing medication to pets without a license in South Carolina. Anyone can throw pills into a plastic baggie and hand them out for your pet – no labels and no instructions. Grab-and-go is...

Don’t Let Your Dog Read This

Or your horse. It will just make them upset. It makes us upset when outside organizations come to South Carolina to make trouble. Outside organizations like the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). For clarification, the HSUS is NOT...

Pet Health Under Attack In SC?

Our organization has a singular focus on the health of pets and livestock here in South Carolina. Anything that seeks to threaten or undermine that focus is something we are opposed to. So when outsiders–whose mission is raising funds rather...