Safeguarding the people and animals of Idaho

Idaho Board of Veterinary Medicine

2230 Old Penitentiary Road
P.O. Box 7249
Boise, ID 83707
Phone: (208) 332-8588
Fax: (208) 332-8645


The Board's Mission is to promote the public health, safety, and welfare by safeguarding the people and animals of Idaho by establishing and enforcing professional standards in the licensure and regulation of veterinary health professionals.



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to view the Spring 2015 Newsletter

  • Information on 2015-2016 renewals
  • Proposed changes to CE reporting
  • 2015 Legislative session
  • Idaho Radiation Control Rules
  • Information on Rabies in Idaho
  • FY 2014 Complaints summary
  • Update from USDA APHIS

Application Deadlines

Applications and associated fees for Veterinarians and Technicians must arrive at the Board Office by January 1st or June 1st of each year. The Board will meet in January and June each year to review the completed applications.

Applications for Temporary Permits will be accepted and processed by the date received. There is an additional fee for a Temporary Permit. Please contact the Board Office for details.

Applications for new Certified Euthanasia Agencies and Certified Euthanasia Technicians will be accepted and processed as needed.

Types of Licensure/Certification

 Upcoming Meetings:   
 April 18, 2016(Agenda)     
June 20, 2016
October 11, 2016

NOTICE: To apply for a DVM license or CVT certificate in Idaho, contact the Board office to request an application packet.

Animal Cruelty

Veterinary Law in Idaho

Frequently Asked Questions