CVMA | Access to Programs and Resources

Access to Programs and Resources

Programs Offered by the CVMA

CVMA Business Management Program

Benefit from veterinary economic reports, suggested provincial fee guides, free local seminars and many valuable business management tools. Visit the Practice & Economics section to access current and previous years’ economic reports. 

CVMA Emerging Leaders Program

This program aims to support and develop leadership skills within Canadian veterinarians. CVMA members who graduated within the past 10 years can apply to participate in this interactive leadership workshop. Successful applicants receive full sponsorship to attend this exciting space-limited event held during the CVMA convention.

CVMA Mentoring Program

Beginning a new career can be daunting, especially the first years in practice. The CVMA Mentoring Program facilitates the connections among members and provides support to final year DVM students, recently graduated members and veterinarians in their early career. Find out more.

Valuable Practice Tools

Pain management protocols for dogs, cats and horses; antimicrobial use guidelines; compounding guidelines; resources for recognizing, documenting and reporting animal abuse. These are only a few examples of some of the valuable practice tools available to help you deliver high quality veterinary care. Many of these are available online in the Practice & Economics section.


Resources Offered by CVMA - Public Website for Animal Owners

This website, created and administered by the CVMA, provides animal owners with general information on common animal health issues and conditions, as well as helpful resources. All articles were provided by Canadian veterinarians and promote preventive veterinary care.  You can  recommend this reliable online resource to your clients with total confidence. The public website can also be accessed through the Animal Owners section of the CVMA website.

CVMA Guidelines for the Successful Employment of New Veterinary Graduates

This 60-page booklet is valuable for practice owners looking to hire and for veterinarians seeking employment. The booklet is available to members by downloading it directly from our Practice Management Resources.

CVMA Online Education Portal

CVMA members now have access to a global network of education resources from veterinary experts and education institutions from around the world. Choose from over 900 e-learning sessions on this exclusive CE portal from the comfort of your computer. You can select sessions based on refined search criteria such as specialty, accreditation, minimum duration, type of education, free or paid, and use the tracker tool to record your completed CE activities. To access the CVMA Education Portal, click on the heading above and enter your CVMA log-in information.