Public Services Division
American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA). Publishes references on fees and compensation for the veterinary practice as well as guidelines, clinical, and career information. The AAHA also publishes the reference book, Compensation & Benefits (8th ed. Lakewood (CO): American Animal Hospital Association; 2016). Covers compensation and benefits packages for the veterinary medical practice team at average, 25th, and 75th percentiles. Veterinary Fee Reference (9th ed., 2015) provides information about setting the fees for over 450 services. Both publications are available for purchase.
American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). Professional association representing veterinarians in all areas of practice. AVMA Market Research Statistics includes data on veterinary compensation, employment, and practice. AVMA Report on Veterinary Compensation (2015 edition) lists salaries and compensation for veterinarians. The US Pet Ownership Statistics provides selected figures compiled by the AVMA from the 2012 US Pet Ownership & Demographics Sourcebook. Both publications are available for purchase.
Association of American Veterinary Colleges (AAVMC). Organization representing academic veterinary medicine. Provides data on faculty and enrollment in veterinary medical schools and colleges. Examples of the AAVMC Public Data include veterinary schools, its students, faculty, and tuition.
Healthy Pets Healthy People, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Provides information about zoonoses. Browse by animal or disease. Tools for health professionals and links to local organizations are provided. Entries include links to CDC pages and reports with statistical information.