The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. We are an association of veterinary medicine regulatory boards whose membership includes licensing bodies in 63 jurisdictions, including all of the United States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and the ten Canadian provinces.
Our mission is to support and advance the regulatory process for veterinary medicine.
Our vision is the source for comprehensive information and services to advance and strengthen veterinary regulation.
- Protection of the public
- Reliability & accuracy
- Ethics & integrity
- Service excellence
- Active inclusion, participation, & collaboration
- Stewardship of resources