How do I become an RVT

Whether you are an Ontario student or internationally trained graduate, learn about the five steps it takes to become a Registered Veterinary Technician.

Job Board

Search through Ontario’s #1 source for animal healthcare jobs. New jobs are posted daily.

RVT Registry

The official Registry of Ontario’s Registered Veterinary Technicians. All RVTs in good standing can be found in this searchable Registry.

Advertise with us

Are you looking to get involved with the OAVT and reach an audience of 4,500+ members? We have opportunities for you throughout the year.

Event Calendar

Check out the OAVT Event Calendar for upcoming OAVT events, CE opportunities, conferences
and more.


RVT Journal

The RVT Journal is a quarterly magazine published by RVTs, for RVTs. Learn about submitting an article, advertising or subscribing to the Journal.

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Rabies response program

The OAVT Rabies Response Program (RRP) provides the service of animal rabies specimen collection and shipping to laboratories for rabies testing.

Member benefits

Learn more about the benefits of being an OAVT member including our MAP program, member discounts and more!

Legislative Reform

The OAVT has been advocating for changes to the Veterinarian's Act to recognize RVTs. Learn more about our efforts here.

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