Do I Qualify?

Voting membership

Voting membership may be granted to any individual who has earned a professional degree in veterinary medicine from a school or college of veterinary medicine and shares interest in and supports the purposes of the Association; abides by these Bylaws, the Association's Principles of Veterinary Medical Ethics, and such other policies, rules, and regulations as the Association may adopt.

Affiliate membership

Affiliate membership may be granted to any individual who is not a veterinarian and (i) does not otherwise qualify for membership as a voting member (ii) has met membership qualifications and application requirements as specified in Article II, Sections 1 and 2; and (iii) does one of the following: 1. Teaches veterinary medicine or the sciences allied to veterinary medicine; or 2. Engages in veterinary research.