Advancing health management for swine through veterinary excellence


Advancing veterinary ophthalmology through excellence


Advancing veterinary diagnostic imaging through excellence


Advancing health management for poultry through veterinary excellence


Advancing veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia through excellence


Advancing veterinary parasitology through excellence


Advancing surgery for companion animals, horses and farm animals through veterinary excellence


The European Board of Veterinary Specialisation (EBVS) is composed of one voting representative from each of the 25 EBVS-recognized veterinary specialist colleges, comprising more than 35 distinct specialties. 


EBVS is a European organisation focussed on veterinary specialisation in the Member States of the European Union and its neighours, particularly Switzerland and Norway. EBVS specialists are also found in other countries.


The more than 3300 veterinarians active as European Veterinary Specialist™ are ready to serve the public, its animals, and the veterinary profession by providing high quality service in disciplines from anaesthesia and analgesia to zoological medicine. 


  • Report from EBVS President Dominiek Maes

    Since our last AGM in April 2015, EBVS has worked hard on different areas of its core activities, with the aim to further improve its functioning, to strengthen collaborations with other … more

  • LinkedIn group for EBVS diplomates

    Diplomates of EBVS Colleges that are members of LinkedIn or who join LinkedIn are welcome to join the EBVS diplomates group set up by the EBVS communications working group: https://www. … more

  • Meet the new EBVS Secretary

    Laura Kramer is a De-facto diplomate of the European Veterinary Parasitology College and is Professor of Veterinary Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases at the University of Parma Veterinary School in … more



  • 7-10 September

    ECVP - The Organizing Committee is proud to announce the 34th ESVP Meeting & 27th ECVP Meeting that will be held in Bologna (Italy) from September 7th to September 10th, 2016 and invites all … more

  • 15-16 April

    23nd Annual General Meeting of the EBVS

    Draft agenda

    International Auditorium, Boulevard du Roi Albert II, 5, 1210 Brussels, Belgium

    Friday morning, April 15 (Room B)

    09:30     … more

  • 14-19 March

    International Renal Interest Society (IRIS) and the UC Davis Center for Continuing Professional Education will present IRIS Renal Week on March 16-19, 2016 on the UC Davis School of Veterinary … more