The International Veterinary Nurses and Technicians Association exists to:

  • Maintain address contact with the Veterinary Nurses and Veterinary Technician Associations that exist in the world
  • Provide a channel of open communication for members.
  • Offer help and advice to inquirers


    There are many contrasts between different member countries' training and conditions for veterinary nursing / veterinary technician staff. There are also many similarities which unite them:                                                                                           
  • Veterinary Nurses/ Veterinary Technicians are a valuable part of the veterinary team.
  • Veterinary Nursing / Veterinary Technology is developing and progressing rapidly on a global basis.
  • Many countries have established a professional body to represent veterinary nursing / veterinary technician staff with the aim of developing professional standards and career paths for VN’s and VT’s in their country.
  • Veterinary Nursing / Veterinary Technology is a rewarding and popular career and one that is becoming valued by our colleagues worldwide.

This information has been collected from the IVNTA website. For more informaiton please click www.ivnta.org