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Veterinary Medicine

The Board of Veterinary Medicine issues licenses to veterinarians and veterinary technicians, including temporary licenses.

The primary objective of the Delaware Board of Veterinary Medicine is to protect the public from unsafe practices and practices which tend to reduce competition or fix prices for services. The Board must also maintain standards of professional competence and service delivery. To meet these objectives, the Board •develops standards for professional competency •promulgates rules and regulations •adjudicates complaints against professionals and, when necessary, imposes disciplinary sanctions. Retail shops selling Veterinary Medicine products are licensed by the Delaware Board of Pharmacy.

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Department: State

Division: Professional Regulation

Office: Board of Veterinary Medicine


Veterinary licenses expire on 7/31 of even years.


Application Form

Renewal Form

Applicable Laws

Applicable Rules and Regulations


Customer Service can be contacted by email at and by phone at 302-744-4500.

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This search covers most of the frequently requested licenses, certifications, registrations, and filings that the State of Delaware requires. However, this is not a fully exhaustive list of every possible requirement. Please consult with the appropriate state agencies to find out if there are additional requirements you must fulfill.

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