Who are we?

The EVTA is a non-profit and non-union organization whose emphasis is on the advancement of Registered Veterinary Technicians (RVT) as part of their profession so that they may better serve the Veterinary Medicial field.

Vision Statement

The Eastern Veterinary Technicians’ Association (EVTA) for the Atlantic Provinces of Canada endeavours to:

  • Provide continuing education for Registered Veterinary Technicians, Veterinary Technicians and associate members
  • Promote unity and provide support and resources to VTs and RVTs in the Atlantic Provinces.

Our Objectives

  • To enhance the knowledge and skills of RVTs through continuing education.
  • To participate in defining, upholding and improving standards of professional practice and legislation.
  • To develop and maintain a code of ethics and high professional standards of RVTs.
  • To develop and maintain communication and cooperation amongst RVTs, the veterinary medical profession, government, industry and the general public.
  • To promote progressive and humane medical care for all animals.
  • To understand and support the attachment between a person and their companion animal.