Supporting new licensees
Congratulations on meeting the entry-to-practice requirements for licensure with the College!
Our goal is to assist you in understanding your ethical, legal and professional obligations as a licensed veterinarian. We also have resources available to support you in providing quality care and service.
As a licensed member, you have a role in protecting the public’s right to safe, competent and ethical care. Only licensees of the College can use the protected title “Veterinarian,” along with the professional designation, Doctor.
Along with the privilege of profession-based regulation comes responsibility. Now that you are licensed, you have responsibilities to remain suitable to practice. Each year, you will need to do the following: