Animal Welfare

This compilation of resources include useful web links and sample policies, surveys, CE events, etc…

Diversity and Inclusion

Resources to assist veterinary organizations with advancing and promoting diversity and inclusion within profession.

Document Library

A library of sample speaker contracts, personnel policy manuals, executive director position descriptions, and employment agreements.

Financial Literacy

The Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA) and VMAE have entered into a strategic partnership that will deliver a series of online financial seminars available to your members at no charge.

Forward Booking

Forward Booking Campaign is a joint effort with Partners for Healthy Pets. We have developed and an array of materials for VMA’s and veterinary practices.

Inactive Client

Inactive Client Campaign is a joint effort with Partners for Healthy Pets. We have developed and an array of materials for VMA’s and veterinary practices.

Internet Marketing

With the help from Beyond Indigo Marketing we have put together some best practice articles and links to helpful websites.

JumpStart! Articles

This bank of practice management articles is available to members for use on their VMA websites and in newsletters and magazines.


The VMAE listserv, or email mailing list, is a great resource for our members to benefit from the collective wisdom of the group.

Membership Directory

The VMAE online membership directory provides up-to-date contact information for members and is searchable by name, association, or member type.

Partners for Healthy Pets

Partners for Healthy Pets provides tools and resources that help communicate the value and benefit of preventive care.


Based on the high level of interest expressed by VMAE members in offering podcasts, VMAE formed the Podcast Task Force to identify potential uses of podcasts by VMAs, review best practices in offering podcasts, and identify existing podcast content in the veterinary space that may be useful for VMAs.

Power of Ten

The Power of 10 engages and develops recent graduates through a dynamic and evolving leadership program.

Recent Graduate

Resources and tools to help your VMA successfully attract and retain new graduates for your association.

Scope of Practice

Resources to assist VMAs with the growing number of scope of practice and unauthorized practice challenges the profession is facing.

Speaker Database

List of speakers recommended by VMAs on numerous veterinary topics.

Starting the Conversation

The VMAE Marketing Task Force and consultant Christopher O’Toole of Breightly developed value proposition statements about VMA membership that all VMAE members can incorporate into their communications.


VMAE Benchmarking and Best Practices Survey results and templates for VMAs to use for Member/Non-Member Needs Assessment surveys.

Useful Links

Compilation of websites on association management, veterinary profession, and links to each VMAE member website.

Veterinary Debt Initiative

VMAE has joined with the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) to lead the Veterinary Debt Initiative. This is a multi-faceted partnership that unites the entire veterinary profession to improve the financial picture for veterinarians.