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AAV members receive access to many educational publications, online resources, and events. Join today to access the following and more!


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Bird-friendly Practice Toolbox

The AAV Bird-friendly Practice Toolbox contains a collection of resources addressing essential needs of a bird-friendly avian practice.


These tools are meant to educate our members who may be adding avian patients to an existing practice, those seeking to make their practice more "bird-friendly" and those just opening a new avian-focused practice.


Tools include: 

  • Basic Skills Checklist
  • Equipment List: Basic & Advanced
  • Facility Guidelines
  • Value-based Service Fee Assessment
  • Avian History Form
  • Certificate of Veterinary Exam Form
  • An online discussion forum where you can ask questions of your fellow members

Plus a growing library of member-donated content with items such as Avian Skills Training for Veterinary Technicians. 





Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery Subscription

Annual subscription to the officially recognized international publication for this specialty area:  Journal of Avian Medicine and Surgery (JAMS). The Journal is published quarterly and members receive a digital subscription as part of annual membership.


AAV Online Education Portal

AAV is excited to be partnering with the World Veterinary Association and the World Continuing Education Alliance to bring our members access to great online education resources. This portal is continually growing and offers online continuing education on a multitude of topics relevant to avian medicine. 


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The Golden Egg: Avian Medicine Topics

This online tool features a collection of resources on hot topics that avian veterinarians encounter in their practices on a regular basis. AAV has posted these collections on our site for your convenience. The inaugural topic currently available is "Feather Destructive Behavior." Additional topics will be posted on an ongoing basis.




AAV Proceedings Library

Online access to AAV Annual Conference Proceedings (1982 – present), AAV Australasian Committee Proceedings (1989-present) and EAAV Conference Proceedings (2005-2011).

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Avian Publication Library

This library features a series of 13 avian species pet care brochures and our client education series available in PDF format. Topics include feather loss, basic care, behavior, signs of illness, first aid, and more.



Discounted Annual Conference Registration Fees

The AAV Annual Conference & Expo offers the best in cutting-edge information on avian medicine, surgery welfare and conservation. Members may register at a discounted rate for this excellent educational opportunity each year.


Join today to access these resources and more!


Ongoing Research Studies

Are you conducting a clinical research study related to avian medicine? Contact to submit your study to be listed on our site.
Click here for current studies.

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