Attention Veterinarians: Handling of Stray Dogs and Kennel Licensing Requirements (PDF)
*NEW* - Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Renewal Change
regulated by the State Board of Veterinary Medicine are NOT required to complete the child abuse continuing education
requirements outlined in Act 31 of 2014.
This law DOES NOT apply to the State Board of Veterinary Medicine and
its licensees. However, you must still
meet and be in compliance with all Board specific continuing education
requirements. Veterinarians must complete
30 hours (See regulations 31.15 & 31.16) and Veterinary Technicians must complete
16 hours (See regulations 31.36 & 31.40) of Board approved continuing
education during the 24 months preceding renewal. Child abuse continuing education
courses/credits will not be accepted to meet the Board’s continuing education
requirements outlined above.