Other resources

Additional information and resources for veterinary professionals across a number of topics.


Crisis resources (floods)

Getting help, offering assistance and resources to help during unprecedented natural disasters and crisis.

COVID-19 information

Latest information for vets regarding COVID-19.

PetFAST reporting

Lodge an online report if you suspect a pet food associated adverse event in a dog or cat.

Veterinary boards, health departments & requirements

A complete list of the veterinary boards and health departments in each state and territory.

Legislative and regulatory environment for veterinary professionals

Veterinary professionals should be familiar with the legislative and regulatory environment they operate in.

Prescribing guidelines

Prescribing, authorising or dispensing substances carries significant responsibilities.

International veterinary associations & organisations

Lists of veterinary associations based internationally including the Asia-Pacific region.

Veterinary personal biosecurity & PPE

Comprehensive resources for veterinarians on infection control, PPE and dealing with high risk situations.

Fighting antimicrobial resistance

Resources to help you understand how veterinarians and the AVA are helping in the fight against antimicrobial resistance.

Animals & natural disasters

Resources for your practice and veterinary information to help you in an emergency.

Love is Blind resources

Advice and resources for veterinarians on treating brachycephalic patients.


Access including free telephone counselling, HR advisory, the AVA Benevolent Fund and other support services.

VetEd Talks from veterinarians

Veterinarians present inspiring and innovative ideas that have brought a positive impact to the profession.

Behaviour resources for veterinarians

Factsheets you can use in your practice to promote pet behavioural information.

Baits containing PAPP released for wild dog management

PAPP is considered to be a humane toxin, and has the potential to replace 1080 use in many situations.

FAQs for the veterinarian

From your obligations to provide prescriptions, to dealing with complaints and more.