Mission Statement

We are an organization dedicated to the protection of the public by ensuring the proficiency, competency and ethical behavior of its members in the practice of veterinary medicine.

Our association promotes veterinarians and veterinary medicine. We support the physical, personal, financial and professional well-being of our members through continuing education and professional interaction.

We regulate our profession through the licensing of veterinarians, approval of practices and disciplining of members as required.

We believe in: