Only the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) represents the interests and priorities of Canada’s diverse veterinarians and protects the integrity of the veterinary profession across Canada.

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We speak for you on national veterinary issues

  • We educate and inform the public and governments about the critical roles veterinarians play in protecting animal welfare and the safety of Canada’s food supply
  • We track emerging trends in Canada and internationally to anticipate challenges and develop solutions
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We help you achieve a meaningful career and personal wellness

  • We help you thrive at every stage of your career
  • From your student days through to your first years in practice, to managing your practice and planning for retirement, we have resources to support your professional and personal needs
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We protect the integrity of your profession

  • We ensure the highest standards of veterinary medicine are practiced across Canada, today and in the future
  • We do this by administering national exams and accrediting Canadian veterinary colleges and veterinary technician/technologist programs
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