The TTVA is the professional body representing the interests of Veterinary Surgeons in Trinidad & Tobago.

A non-profit association whose mission is to advance the Veterinary profession


Maintaining Standards

We aim to establish and maintain high standards of knowledge and skills among our veterinarians, veterinarian assistants and other allied professionals.

Knowledge Sharing

We disseminate current theories, protocols and practices in the science, art and ethics of veterinary medicine, public health, animal welfare and conservation.

Maintaining Relations

We promote good relations, mutual understanding & fellowship among members & other persons/organisations connected to veterinary science.

Veterinarian’s Oath

Being admitted to the profession of veterinary medicine, I solemnly swear to use my scientific knowledge and skills for the benefit of society through the protection of animal health, the relief of animal suffering, the conservation of animal resources, the promotion of public health, and the advancement of medical knowledge.

I will practice my profession conscientiously, with dignity, and in keeping with the principles of veterinary medical ethics.

I accept as a lifelong obligation the continual improvement of my professional knowledge and competence.