European Association of Avian Veterinarians

Advancing avian medicine and conservation


Promote responsible owner care and the value of qualified veterinary care. Help veterinary colleagues continually enhance and refine their clinical knowledge and skills.


Contribute to the preservation of species and their natural habitats. Provide access to appropriate, relevant technical information and insight.


Improve knowledge about avian species and medicine, improving diagnostics, therapy, prophylactic care and species conservation.

Launching the Mentoring Program!

After several years of effort, this joint initiative between the Wildlife Disease Association (WDA), the European Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (EAZWV) and the European Association of Avian Veterinarians (EAAV) aims to promote the sharing of knowledge and skills.

The first edition of the 2022/23 program starts now. To learn more and be a part of this groundbreaking initiative, press the button below!

ICARE 2024

Breaking news: ICARE goes to Munich! ICARE 2024 will be hosted in Munich/Germany, April 20 – 24, 2024.
ICARE is one of the largest veterinary conferences in Europe. Including the most updated and peer reviewed scientific and practically oriented presentations, covering Avian, Reptile, Exotic Mammal, Wildlife Medicine and Nursing as well as practical wet labs, masterclasses, student sessions and more.

Stay updated and follow the event for more news!

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Member resources & benefits

Newsletters, conferences, e-learning courses, proceedings, access to the Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine, workshops and courses.