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The Board's mission is to promote the public health, safety, and welfare by safeguarding the people and animals of Idaho by establishing and enforcing professional standards in the licensure and regulation of veterinary health professionals.

Our office will be closed September 17th and 18th.  We will open at our new location on Monday, September 21st. 

Our new location will be at the State of Idaho Chinden Campus
11351 W. Chinden Boulevard, Building 6
Boise, ID 83714. 

Our new phone numbers and email addresses are still pending; we will update our website with new information soon.    

As of July 1, 2020, IDAPA 46.01.01 Administrative Rules of the State of Idaho Board of Veterinary Medicine have been redesignated as IDAPA 24.38.01.

Our Next Board Meeting to Approve Applications is January 2021

Continuing Education (CE) Requirement Changes:  
Temporary changes were made to Idaho Board of Veterinary Medicine's Rules IDAPA and on March 20, 2020.  Biannual Continuing Education (CE) credit requirements were CUT IN HALF for both Veterinarians and Certified Veterinary Technicians.  Until further notice, Veterinarians require (10) credits and Certified Veterinary Technicians require (7) credits every two years. In addition, 
ALL of the credits can be obtained online. 



Applications and associated fees for Veterinarians and Technicians must arrive at the Board Office by January 1st or June 1st of each year. The Board will meet in January and June each year to review the completed applications. For more information, click the "Applications" tab.

Temporary permits are available for an additional fee. A temporary permit allows an applicant to legally practice during the interim periods between meetings of the board to review and approve applications. A completed application, fees and all required documents must be received and accepted before a temporary permit can be issued. Please contact the Board Office for more details.
Applications for new Certified Euthanasia Agencies and Certified Euthanasia Technicians will be accepted and processed as needed.