Government

Owner vs. Guardian

View information about the difference between the terms “owner” and “guardian” and what the consequences are if the legal definition is changed; CVMA’s position and fact sheet; and frequently asked questions about this issue.

Ownership vs. Guardianship of Animals – AVMLA White Paper

© 2021 California Veterinary Medical Association

CVMF Student Scholarship Awards. Application Deadline Extended to April 16

Attention Veterinary Students! Applications for the CVMF Ron Faoro Student Scholarship Award and/or the CVMF/VISC Student Scholarship Award are being...

Read More...

2021 California Legislation

This year, California legislators submitted over 2,000 bills by the February 19, 2021 submission deadline. The CVMA’s lobbyists, Legislative Team,...

Read More...

Join the CVMA

As a CVMA member, you’ll have access to outstanding benefits and services.

View the benefits of membership »