"The New Zealand Veterinary Nursing Association (NZVNA) strives to PROTECT, PROMOTE AND PROVIDE the highest standards of veterinary nursing care"

NZVNA seeks to govern, promote, represent and guide the Veterinary Nursing profession of New Zealand in a professional and ethical manner.

The New Zealand Veterinary Nursing Association was set up in 1992 to promote the profession of veterinary nursing in New Zealand.  Having grown from small beginnings, the Association now has over 1200 members in practices throughout the country and a number of overseas members, all of whom regularly are kept in touch with veterinary nursing issues through our online newsletters, quarterly journal and an annual conference and regional meetings.