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The College’s governing Council and its committees meet regularly throughout the year to make decisions concerning the College’s policy work and initiatives which enable it to meeting its mandate of protecting and serving the public interest.
The CVO Jurisprudence Examination requires candidates to demonstrate knowledge of the legislation that governs the profession in Ontario.
The March issue includes a message from the Associate Registrar, Licensure about changes to the complaints process, information about the upcoming Council meeting, an upcoming ethics discussion, the lock label locate toolkit and the accreditation standards consultation.
The February issue includes a message from Registrar about diversity, equity and inclusion, an upcoming virtual townhall, the new VCPR standard, an upcoming webinar for grieving pet owners, and the new innovation panel.
The January issue includes a message from President Dr. Alana Parisi, the winter issue of College Connection, regulatory changes, new learning module and updates to the public register.
The December issue includes the election of the 2023 Executive Committee, the 2022 Annual Report, and news from the December Council meeting.
The November issue includes a message from College President Dr. Lorie Gold reviewing the past year; information about the consultation on the Veterinarians Act; a new animal welfare podcast series; news for the upcoming Council meeting; launch of the Lock, Label, Locate Toolkit; and an article about recent clinic break-ins.
The October issue includes a message from the College Registrar and CEO about the veterinary workforce shortage, results from the Council election, a call to participate on the jurisprudence exam advisory group, and highlights from the September Council meeting.
The September issue includes a message from the College President, a notice about the next discussion for the Ethics Resource Hub, the agenda for the September Council meeting, and a trivia question about sedating animals for transport to the veterinarian.
The August issue includes an article from the Registrar & CEO, information about the accreditation model, and highlights from the June Council meeting.
The July issue includes an article from the Associate Registrar, Licensure about common issues identified by complainants, regulator changes, news from the June Council meeting, and practice advice trivia about mailing medications.
The June issue included a message from the Associate Registrar, Quality Practice about facility accreditation changes, updates concerning care for outdoor dogs, a new podcast on College policy documents, and changes to the telemedicine standard.