Resources

From animal welfare to zoonotic disease, our resources provide a wide range of information on a variety topics and in a variety of formats. Whether it’s a scientific backgrounder; answers to Frequently Asked Questions; market research statistics and reports; reference guides for the public; or AVMA reports, you’ll find it here. 

Backgrounders

AVMA backgrounder documents provide science-based literature reviews of select topics relevant to animal health and welfare.

FAQs

Veterinarians deal with a wide range of complicated issues in the course of our day-to-day work. If you don’t have all the answers, we might. We have FAQ documents on a wide range of subjects, ranging from prescriptions to microchipping to the effect of mortgage foreclosures on pets. Whether you’re looking for information answers to questions about animal health and welfare, complicated government regulations, or AVMA practices and policies, our FAQs could be the fastest route to the answer you need.

Market Research Statistics

Looking for data on veterinary compensation, the finances of running a veterinary practice, pet ownership and demographics, veterinary employment or other issues related to the veterinary profession? AVMA has a wide range of market research statistics available to you.

Reference Guides

From information on adverse event reporting to preventing disease at dog parks or while hunting or camping, our reference guides provide information for veterinarians and the public about animal health and welfare issues.

Reports

Whether you’re looking for the final report from an AVMA task force or the results of market research, you’re in the right place.