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Veterinarians


National Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners (NBVME)

Information on the North American Veterinary Licensing Examination

Bismark, ND Phone (701) 224-0332


The American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB)

Kansas City, MO

  1. North Americal Veterinary Licensure Examination (NAVLE) Score Transfer Information Phone: (877) 698-8482 or (816) 931-1504
  2. Information for Graduates from Non-Accredited Veterinary Schools/Colleges - PAVE

American Veterinary Medical Association

  1. List of AVMA Accredited Veterinary Schools/Colleges for Veterinarians
  2. Information for Graduates from Non-Accredited Veterinary Schools/Colleges - ECFVG

North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association

Offers continuing education; Handles legislative matters; Has an ethics and grievance committee available to members only.

Phone: (800) 446-2862 or (919) 851-5850; Website: NCVMA


USDA / APHIS / VS

International Health Certificates

Phone: (919) 855-7700 or (919) 855-7100

Veterinary "Accreditation" Information


NC Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (Veterinary Division)

State-to-State Health Certificates

Phone: (919) 707-3250

  1. Livestock Phone: (919) 707-3250
  2. Animal Welfare Section Phone: (919) 715-7111
  3. Spay & Neuter Program
  4. FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

NC Department of Revenue

Phone: (877) 252-3052

  1. "Privilege License" Information & Application
  2. Tax Information


  3. Veterinary Technicians


    American Veterinary Medical Association AVMA

    List of AVMA Accredited College/School Programs for Veterinary Technicians


    The American Association of Veterinary State Boards AAVSB

    Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE) Score Transfer Information
    Phone: (877) 698-8482
    How to prepare for the VTNE and VTNE Videos


    North Carolina Association of Veterinary Technicians NCAVT



    Miscellaneous


    NC DHHS - Department of Health and Human Services

    Divison of Public Health / Epidemiology [RABIES]

    Phone: (919) 733-3410

    After Hours Emergency: (919) 733-3419

    1. Occupational & Environmental Epidemiology
    2. Vaccination Requirements & Guidelines
    3. Diseases & Topics

    NC DHHS - Department of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities & Substance Abuse Services

    State agency that registers and inspects facilities if two (2) or more veterinarians work out of the same cache of controlled drugs.

    Phone: (919) 733-1765

    1. Controlled Substances

    NC DHHS - Radiation Protection Section

    Phone: (919) 814-2250

    1. Guidelines for Written Safety Program
    2. Quick Links
    3. Steps to Install X-Ray Equipment / Register a Facility
    4. Registration Memorandum

    Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

    FAQ - Animal Importation / Exportation


    Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)

    Federal agency that registers veterinarians for controlled substances.

    Greensboro, NC - Phone: (336) 547-4219

    Atlants, GA - Phone: (888) 869-9935 or (404) 893-7165

    1. Office of Diversion Control
    2. Questions and Answers
    3. Registration Applications (New & Renewal)   
    4. Theft/loss of controlled substances must be reported to DEA. Submit DEA Form 106 and follow all DEA regulations regarding this matter.
    5. If selling or transferring your practice, contact the Drug Control Unit for instructions on how to transfer the drugs.
    6. Disposing Controlled Substances / Expired Narcotics - Do not throw them away with your office trash!
      • #1 - DEA Drug Disposal
      • #2 - Reverse distributors: Pharmaceutical Dimensions is located in North Carolina. Phone: (877)297-4851
      • #3 - Disposal by registrants using activated carbon, Read more...

    NC Division of Waste Management

    Phone: (919) 707-8200

    Sharps & Medical Waste Disposal Information


    US Department of Labor

    Washington, DC Phone: (800) 321-6742

    OSHA


    NC Department of Labor

    Phone: (919) 807-2796 or (800) 625-2267

    NCDOL


    NC Board of Pharmacy

    Phone: (919) 246-1050

    1. NCBOP
    2. Compounding See Administrative Code 21 NCAC 46.1810

    US Food and Drug Administration

    Silver Springs, MD Phone: (888) 463-6332

    FDA