The ASV is the professional organization for shelter veterinarians, consisting of over 1500 members and 20 student chapters from around the globe.

ASV's Mission

The mission of the ASV is to advance and support the practice of shelter medicine in order to improve community animal health and well-being.



First Annual Town Hall

We are excited to hold our first annual virtual ASV town hall meeting, however, we realize that many of you are inundated with response to COVID-19. Therefore, we have cancelled the meeting. Please watch for this to be rescheduled soon.