Veterinary Medicine (Registered veterinary Technician Committee)
The Veterinary Medical Board examines, licenses, and regulates those practicing veterinary medicine in California. It also registers all veterinary hospital premises.
The Registered Veterinary Technician Committee examines, certifies, and regulates registered veterinary technicians and unregistered assistants. The committee also assists in approving registered veterinary technician training facilities.
Complaint jurisdiction: Fraud, deceit, negligence, or incompetence; abuse of alcohol or drugs; unprofessional conduct; unlicensed activity; false or misleading advertising; unsanitary or unsafe conditions at veterinary hospitals.
Complaints outside jurisdiction: Fee disputes; kennels, pet stores, and dog groomers.
Department of Consumer Affairs
Board of Examiners in Veterinary Medicine
1747 N. Market Boulevard, Suite 230
Sacramento, California 95834-2987
(916) 515-5220 Main
(916) 928-6849 Licensing Fax
(916) 928-6852 Enforcement Fax