Large Animal Veterinary Technicians

 Large Animal Veterinary Technicians

The Large Animal Veterinary Technicians Group (LAVT) is a special interest branch of the New Zealand Veterinary Association formed under the Society of Dairy Cattle Veterinarians. We recognise the strong relationship that veterinary technicians have with veterinarians in practices.

Become a member of the LAVT branch

Membership to the LAVT branch is available to large animal veterinary technicians who are under the supervision of an existing NZVA member.

To become a member of the branch click here and select from the appropriate member type. You will need to inform us of your supervising NZVA member in your application.

Member benefits

 As a member of the LAVT branch you will receive:

  • Discounted CPD events
  • Complimentary regional branch membership
  • VetNews eNewsletter
  • VetScript edition monthly (through SciQuest)
  • LAVT communications
  • Advocacy and representation
  • Business advice and collegial support
  • Access to SciQuest
  • Connection to colleagues nationwide and to the wider veterinary industry

Contact us

You can contact our committee at