Vision Statement

The WSVMA and the veterinarians it represents are deeply committed to: Leading society on matters of animal welfare and well-being; caring for the needs of animals, protecting animal and public health, conserving livestock resources and advancing biomedical knowledge; and educating and engaging on regulation and legislation involving human-animal interactions.

Animal Cruelty

Find information on the documentation and recognition of animal cruelty and neglect, reporting suspected cases of animal cruelty and neglect, including Washington cruelty laws.

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Animal Welfare

Find links to various organizations and related animal welfare information including dog bite prevention and behavior training.

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Recommended Reading

A list of publications on a range of animal welfare topics.

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