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The CAPV - ACVA will fulfill the following mandates:

  • Serve as representation for Canadian poultry vets to the CVMA, WVPA, the Canadian Poultry Industry and National Regulators (CFIA, HC-VDD)

  • Serve as an authoritative voice on issues that affect poultry health, welfare, production and food safety in Canada

  • Act as the basis for the cgFARAD listing of withdrawal times for off-label drug use via CAPV website

  • Serve as a virtual meeting place for the exchange of ideas

News & Publications

Acknowledgement - MRL's

The Canadian Association of Poultry Veterinarians (CAPV - ACVA) gratefully acknowledges the leadership of the Veterinary Drugs Directorate, Health Canada, for providing the information in Table I, "Maximum Residue Limits (MRL's)", set for Canada. 

For updates, please refer to their website:

Position Statement / Énoncé de position

Canadian Association of Poultry Veterinarians

             Position Statement regarding Backyard Poultry Flocks


L’Association canadienne des vétérinaires aviaires

             Énoncé de position sur les petits élevages de volaille

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