The ESSENTIAL handbook to help you practice veterinary medicine in the state of Georgia!

The GVMA Practice Handbook is a 90 page guide to laws, rules, and risk in the veterinary practice, available exclusively to GVMA Members.

Individual Members - Click Here to order the GVMA Regulatory Handbook for only $89.

Hospital Members- Click Here for your FREE online version.


The Handbook includes information on:

  • Most common State Board rules
  • CE requirements 
  • Medical records 
  • Scope of practice for technicians & assistants
  • National Veterinary Accreditation Program 
  • Veterinary biologics 
  • Adverse event reporting
  • EPA
  • DEA
  • FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine
  • Dispensing veterinary prescription drugs 
  • Extra label drug use and AMDUCA
  • Drug compounding 
  • Controlled substances 
  • OSHA regulations
  • Waste disposal
  • Animal cruelty reporting 
  • Animal abandonment 
  • Veterinary liens 
  • Relief veterinarians
  • X-ray equipment