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Valley Cottage Animal Hospital

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Accreditations & Certifications

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American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP)

The American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) is instrumental in advancing feline veterinary care through their publications of Practice Guidelines, Position Statements, and other educational resources.

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American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA)

The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is the only accrediting organization for companion animal veterinary hospitals in the United States and Canada.

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American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP)

The American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP)’s vision is to provide and promote the highest possible standard of animal care, and to increase the quality of veterinary methods worldwide.

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American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is the leading, and most collective voice of the veterinary profession.

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Cat Friendly Practice certified by American Association of Feline Practitioners

Cat Friendly

The Cat Friendly Practice program is awarded through the American Association of Feline Practitioners, and is a global initiative intended to advance the care for cats by reducing stress and making practice visits more calm and enjoyable.

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Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA)

“The mission of the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA) is to enhance and serve professionals in veterinary management through superior education, certification, and networking” –VHMA.

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Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine

Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) is a form of veterinary medical treatment that is based on the same theories as Traditional Chinese Medicine.

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