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- For Vets
- Find Certified Behaviorist
- Become Certified
One of the primary missions of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists is to promote education and training in behavior. We have been recognized by the American Board of Veterinary Specialties as the organization to promote and standardize programs for veterinarians to become board certified in veterinary behavior. The general requirements:
Approved Conforming Programs
When you are ready to learn more, the first step you will want to take is to download our Applicant Packet and thoroughly review it. We also suggest downloading and reviewing the Examination Blueprint.
Once you have found a mentor and are ready to register as a Resident, you will need to complete the Registration for Individuals Beginning Training form and pay the associated fee ($103 USD). When you are ready to submit your program for approval to the Specialty Training Committee, please utilize the Program Application form.
Important Certification Documents and Training Forms