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

Idaho State Veterinarian

Dr. Bill Barton
P.O. Box 7249
Boise, ID 83707
Phone: (208) 332-8540

Contact Us

Phone and Fax

Phone: (208) 332-8588
Fax: (208) 332-8645


Mailing Address

Idaho State Board of Veterinary Medicine
P.O. Box 7249
Boise, ID 83707

Physical Location

We are located in East Boise, adjacent to the Idaho State Department of Agriculture's Plant Pathology Lab:
2230 Old Penitentiary Rd
Boise, ID 83712

Visitors may use the east entrance to the State of Idaho, Bureau of Laboratories. Please check in with the receptionist. BOVM offices are on the second floor.


April 12, 2019

NOTICE: To apply for a DVM license or CVT certificate in Idaho, contact the Board office to request an application packet. Applications are not available online.

Animal Cruelty

Veterinary Law in Idaho

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