Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT)

What is a CVT?

A CVT is a term used to indicate an individual who has been recognized by the State Licensing Board as having documented fulfillment of the requirements for certification.Our technicians are all certified in the state of Massachusetts.

The requirements are to have graduated from an accredited veterinary technology program and to have passed the examination requirements.

There are certain tasks that may be performed by ONLY a licensed or certified veterinary technician (or licensed veterinarian) under the direction, supervision and control of a veterinarian.

Immediate supervision:

Direct supervision:

Indirect supervision:

Under conditions of emergency, a licensed, registered or certified veterinary technician may render the following life-saving aid and treatment:

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