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Rx for Action

A blog devoted to helping people find local medicine take-back programs and highlighting current research findings and pending legislation.

Attention AVMA Attendees

Want a chance to win a Kindle Fire? Want to learn about proper disposal of expired or unused pharmaceuticals? Want to know how you can help protect people, pets and the environment? If you answered yes and you are reading this blog post from the American Veterinary Medical Association Convention in Chicago, then you are in the right place.

Here's what you need to do:

1. Follow us @unwantedmeds on Twitter

2. Like us on Facebook. Simply click on the Facebook icon on the top right on this screen.

3. If you retweet any of our tweets about safe disposal of unwanted medicine or mention us in a tweet, you'll earn additional chances in the Kindle drawing.

4. Come chat with us at Booth 224 to learn more about pharmaceuticals in the environment.

Rules, rules, rules

1. Only veterinarians, vet techs, or vet students are eligible to win. (Sorry spouses, friends, or fellow exhibitors).

2. Participants must be over 18.

3. Your Twitter or Facebook activity must be completed by 4pm on Sunday, July 21 for you to be eligible for the drawing.

4. The Kindle must be picked up by noon on Monday, July 22, or we will draw a new winner.

The drawing will be held at 5pm on Sunday, July 5. We'll contact the winner through Twitter, Facebook, or join the crowd at Booth 224 to watch us announce the winner.

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Posted by Laura Kammin at 9:11AM on 7/20/2013
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