Applicants for licensing in the State of West Virginia
are required to meet the criteria set forth in the Veterinary Law and
Rules. Each applicant must submit a completed application to the Board
and must pass the WV State Jurisprudence Exam.
License is active and veterinarian is in good standing.
A license that has been placed in inactive status.
A license that has not been renewed.
Temporary Emergency License
A temporary license for WV State of Emergencies.
Types of Licenses with Disciplinary Action
License is on probation for a specific period of time as ordered by a Consent Agreement/Final Order with the Board.
License is on suspension for a specific period of time as ordered by a Consent Agreement/ Final Order with the Board.
License is revoked by a Final Order with the Board.
Licenses are renewed each calendar year and are due by December 31.
Renewals submitted after December 31 require payment of a late
fee. Online renewals are available from October 1 – February 15. If you
do not wish to renew online, you may submit your renewal form to the