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13th Veterinary Technician Specialty Recognized by NAVTA

August 16th, 2016 - Albert Lea, Minnesota:  The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) announces the thirteenth veterinary technician specialty academy to the veterinary technology profession.  The Academy of Veterinary Ophthalmic Technicians (AVOT) has been recognized as an official specialty by NAVTA. The AVOT joins the existing twelve NAVTA recognized veterinary technician specialties: dentistry, anesthesia/analgesia, internal medicine, emergency & critical care, surgery, equine, zoology, behavior, clinical practice, nutrition, clinical pathology and dermatology. Read more...


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docCompletion of the 2016 Eye Exam Program brings the total to 52,000 Service Animals Screened in 9 years!

The ACVO/StokesRX National Service Animal Eye Exam program provided free screening eye exams to over 7,400 Service and registered Therapy Animals across the US, Canada and Puerto Rico.

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ACVO Slate of Officers Announcement - 2016
The ACVO Board of Regents' Slate of Officers will be mailed to the membership in August, please watch your mail for the list of candidates and biographies. Thank you to those who agreed to run and serve the ACVO and its community.

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