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The Vermont Statutes Online

The Vermont Statutes Online have been updated to include the actions of the 2023 session of the General Assembly.

NOTE: The Vermont Statutes Online is an unofficial copy of the Vermont Statutes Annotated that is provided as a convenience.

Title 26 : Professions and Occupations

Chapter 044 : Veterinary Medicine

Subchapter 001 : General Provisions

(Cite as: 26 V.S.A. § 2402)
  • § 2402. Prohibition; offenses

    (a) No person shall:

    (1) practice or attempt to practice veterinary medicine or hold himself or herself out as being able to do so in this State without first having obtained a license from the Board;

    (2) use in connection with the person’s name any letters, words, or insignia indicating or implying that the person is a veterinarian unless the person is a graduate of a school of veterinary medicine;

    (3) practice or attempt to practice veterinary medicine during license revocation or suspension;

    (4) transfer a license to practice veterinary medicine; or

    (5) violate any of the provisions of this chapter.

    (b) A person who violates subdivision (a)(1), (2), or (3) of this section or who obtains a license by fraud or misrepresentation shall be subject to the penalties provided in 3 V.S.A. § 127(c). (Added 1981, No. 67, § 1; amended 2007, No. 29, § 34.)