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Other veterinary and professional organizations of interest:

American Veterinary Medical Association

AVMA is the nation’s leading advocate for the veterinary profession, seeking to advance the science and practice of veterinary medicine.

American Animal Hospital Association

AAHA is the accrediting body for companion animal hospitals in the United States and Canada.

Veterinary Hospital Managers Association

VHMA serves professionals in veterinary management by providing education, certification, and networking opportunities.

WellMP Management Groups

The WellMP Management Groups are creative, collaborative groups consisting of owners of successful, high-quality veterinary practices who are growth-oriented and desire professional and personal success. They learn from each other, support each other, and share secrets to success.

Veterinary Management Groups

VMG creates a collaborative framework through study groups to support independent veterinary practices.  Provides advisory services and a purchasing program to realize discounts on goods and services.

The Veterinary Cooperative

TVC seeks to be a positive cooperative community of veterinarians and suppliers who share a vision to provide the best animal care through independent veterinary practices.  Aims to increase the purchasing power and marketing prowess of independent veterinary practices.

Business and financial websites of  interest and help:

City Vet

Offers veterinary practice partnership opportunities.

Pet Depot

Offers veterinary practices franchise opportunities.


Connects veterinary practices to knowledgeable consultants to assist practice owners across a broad spectrum of business disciplines.

Simmons, Inc.

Simmons provides brokerage services for buying, selling, or appraising a veterinary practice.

Calico Financial

A lender to veterinary practices.