Thursday, 08 June 2017 17:11


The CAVD has partnered with the Canadian Veterinary Journal to provide a dermatology regular feature.  See the January 2018 issue for the first article: "Developments in small animal veterinary dermatology": 


Did you miss the Food Allergy Webinar presented by Dr. Vincent Defalque, entitled Cutaneous adverse food reactions in companion animals. Comparative aspects and evidence-based recommendations  If you missed it, you can still watch the archived event:


CYTOPOINT is fully licensed in Canada and will be available at all veterinary distributors as of June 12th. Log into the CAVD website to access the Winter issue of The Bulletin, which contains more information on this therapy:

And watch your email inbox for an e-newsletter with FAQs!


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These guidelines are available as a free access article through the journal Veterinary Dermatology.

Clinical Consensus Guidelines (CCGs) are an initiative of the World Association for Veterinary Dermatology. They provide the veterinary community with current information on the pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of commonly encountered dermatological conditions.

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One of the objectives of the Canadian Academy of Veterinary Dermatology (CAVD) is to "assist in providing continuing education in Veterinary Dermatology to general practitioners in Canada, with the objective of raising their level of competence in this specialty". To this end, CAVD is in the process of reaching out to all major conferences across Canada in order to make this specialty present in, and better known to the Canadian veterinary community.

The World Association for Veterinary Dermatology (WAVD) is celebrating the 5th Anniversary of its name change from the World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology Association. Along with the name change, the Association has transformed itself from an organization that primarily focused on planning of the World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology to one with additional new programs and initiatives to better address global needs in veterinary dermatology.

The 9th World Congress of Veterinary Dermatology will be held October 22nd-24th 2020 in Sydney, Australia. Congratulations to Dr. Mandy Burrows from Perth, Western Australia for her election as President!

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