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AVMA guidelines for veterinarians working with animal control and animal welfare organizations
Statement of Position - Veterinarians, animal control agencies, and animal welfare organizations have a common bond in the
Keeping veterinary services tax-free
In their perennial search for new revenue sources, governors and state legislators often propose taxing professional services such as those delivered…
AVMA policy on veterinary technology
The AVMA recognizes the value of veterinary technicians as an integral component of veterinary medicine and urges full utilization of veterinary
World Small Animal Veterinary Association
44th World Small Animal Veterinary Association Congress, July 16-19, 2019, Toronto
AVMA Task Force on Veterinary Internships Report
The AVMA established a task force in 2011 to evaluate the state of veterinary internships. Its report set forth guidelines aimed to improve the…
Veterinary emergency, critical care groups hold symposium
25th International Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Symposium, Sept. 6-10, 2019, Washington, D.C.
Principles of veterinary medical ethics of the AVMA
All veterinarians are expected to adhere to a progressive code of ethical conduct known as the Principles of Veterinary Medical Ethics (PVME).
African, US veterinarians have meeting of minds
Twinning program brings small animal veterinarians together for shared learning
Once more around the track
Racetrack-led coalition created to address horse racing deaths, safety concerns
AVMA partners with a wide range of other organizations to advance the shared interests of AVMA members and the profession.
Association of Shelter Veterinarians
Annual meeting, Denver, Oct. 10, 2019
AVMA membership hits record 95,000
The AVMA and our Board of Directors would like to extend a big “Thank you!” to all our members for their contribution on surpassing a terrific AVMA…
Advocacy comes in all shapes and sizes. These tools help you get involved in local, state, and national politics, and bring your scientific expertise…
Almost every country has a veterinary medical association working to advance the veterinary profession and protect animal, human, and environmental…
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Volunteering with the AVMA
AVMA members are the driving force behind all of the AVMA’s work. See how you can get involved to have a direct impact on AVMA strategy and…
AVMA membership frequently asked questions
Membership topics include: How to join, renew, get dues reduction or exemption, qualify for insurance renewal; cost of membership; payment and group…
AVMA staff leadership
Meet the AVMA’s staff leadership team.
AVMA guidelines on the identification of board-certified veterinarians
In order to maintain an organizational framework for board certification, the AVMA established the American Board of Veterinary Specialties (ABVS) to…
AVMA guidelines for horse show veterinarians
See areas of veterinary responsibility and guidelines on the conduct of horse show veterinarians.
CDEI Emergency Management Roadmap
The objective of this program is to advocate for appropriate support for all veterinary aspects of disaster and emergency situations within the United…
CEI roadmap for environmental leadership priorities
The goal of AVMA's Committee on Environmental Issues (CEI) is to provide leadership to the AVMA on environmental issues that may impact animal health,…
Joint AVMA-FVE-CVMA statement on continuous monitoring of antimicrobial use and antimicrobial resistance
The AVMA, CVMA and FVE developed this joint statement on continuous monitoring of antimicrobial use and resistance.
Internships and residency programs
Find definitions and program criteria for internships and residencies, as well as residency requirements.