60 years of service

Celebrating 60 years of serving the profession

AVMF has supported those who care for animals since 1963. We are proud to be the ONLY national foundation dedicated to serving the veterinary profession for 60 years, and we’ve only begun. Read more about our history.


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Dr. Topper celebrates AVMF grants that support the veterinary profession

Here are just some of the ways your gift will impact animals

Funding for emergency veterinary care and rescue of animals due to wildfire, war, and other disasters

Expands access to immediate care for animals affected by their owner’s financial hardships

Support of military veterans through education and service animal care

Easing the burden of veterinary student loans

Advances veterinary medicine through research support