You speak for those who cannot speak.


Only the CVMA represents the interests and priorities of Canada’s diverse veterinarians. As a CVMA member, you benefit from our wide range of activities and resources.

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We speak for you on animal welfare

We have recently advised the federal government on enhancements to:

  • Animal transportation legislation
  • Animal cruelty legislation
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We help shape national policy and legislation that affect you

We have recently advocated for:

  • Research on veterinary use of medicinal cannabis for pets
  • Continued use of ketamine and compounded and extra-label drugs
  • Guiding standards and tools for improved antimicrobial stewardship
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We have resources to help you throughout your career

We can help you succeed with resources including:

  • Early career DVM resource hub
  • Business management services and tools
  • Health and wellness resources
  • Comprehensive practice insurance and more
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