Animal health guide launched
Panaftosa, the Pan-American center against foot and mouth disease, has published a new guide on communicating animal health diseases and risks more effectively. The "Guide of Social Communication and Communication of Risk in Animal Health" intends to fill communication gaps in animal health. Topics include general principles of communication and how they relate to animal health and veterinary services, the importance of social communication in the control of FMD and using communication to drive action. The guide is available in Spanish and Portuguese.