Our partners

Thank you to our Industry Partners.

By partnering with the New Zealand Veterinary Association (NZVA), our partners form a tight group of committed organisations who believe the status and value of animals in New Zealand society is changing.

Our partners play a significant role in helping us:

  • deliver key services to members
  • facilitate continuing professional development (CPD) programmes
  • advocate for the veterinary profession
  • provide support to members
  • contribute to making a real difference to the animals, humans and environment.

Diamond Partner

Massey University

Massey University is New Zealand's only truly national university, with a proud 80-year tradition of academic excellence, three campuses in the North Island and a distance learning programme that delivers university qualifications to all parts of the country. It's also home to New Zealand's world-leading veterinary programme that will qualify you to work as a veterinarian

Nestlé Purina PetCare Ltd

The reason we're so invested in the quality of our food is because we love pets as much as you do. You’ll find pets in our homes, and even sitting by our feet as we work in our offices. Our passion for pets goes beyond pushing pet nutrition forward, and into forging partnerships in the pet welfare world and raising awareness of what pets truly need. After all, we've seen firsthand how powerful the bond with a pet can be, and the many unique ways that pets can strengthen our families and bring our communities closer.


Provet is the leading animal health distribution company in Australasia.

Established over 30 years ago by a small group of veterinarians, Provet has helped build the industry through commitment, initiative and experience.

Provet is also a sponsor of SciQuest: an e-library of veterinary publications.

Southern Cross Pet Insurance

Southern Cross Pet Insurance looks after the health of more than 61,000 Kiwi pets.

Their pet insurance can help owners ensure their cat or dog gets the best care possible at the time when it's needed the most.

SVS Veterinary Supplies

SVS is New Zealand's leading clinical suppliers. They've been wholesaling veterinary supplies for well over 20 years.

They are family run, New Zealand owned and operated, and have a reputation for excellence in customer service.

SVS is also a sponsor of SciQuest: an e-library of veterinary publications.

Gold Partner

Boehringer Ingelheim

Improving the health and quality of life of patients is the goal of the research-driven pharmaceutical company, Boehringer Ingelheim.

This family-owned company believe that when animals are healthy, humans are healthier too – and so do we.


Elanco’s combination with Bayer Animal Health brings together 166 years of experience in innovating, delivering and creating value for farmers, veterinarians, pet owners, and society as a whole. This is a key step on their journey to build a fit-for-purpose, customer-centered, purpose-driven, independent global animal health leader poised for the next era of growth.

IDEXX Laboratories

IDDEX Laboratories have over 20 years of delivering innovations to enhance the health and well-being of livestock, pets, and people in New Zealand.

They provide simple, intuitive products and services with the highest quality and the greatest customer benefit.


MAS is a membership-based society. They provide a wide range of professional advice, support and guidance on business related issues.

Their HealthyPractice offering is a must for veterinary professionals.

Troy Animal Health Care

Troy Animal Health Care is a world-class quality manufacturer and leader in animal health pharmaceuticals.

The company was established by veterinarians, and has over 50 years of experience in providing the highest quality of products to veterinary professionals


Zoetis is a global animal health company. Building on 60 years of experience, they deliver quality medicines and vaccines, support and education.

They work every day to better understand and address the real-world challenges faced by those who raise and care for animals.

Silver Partner


AgriHealth is an active partner to vets and farmers in searching the globe for leading vet medicines, then testing them under tough New Zealand’s conditions.

We care about New Zealand farm production, NZ vets and practices of all sizes as we’re Kiwi owned and operated through and through - which makes us an integral part of supporting the resilient, demanding farm production journey in our great country.

Alleva Animal Health

Founded in 2011, Alleva Animal Health is a leader in the development and supply of innovative parasite control solutions.
With a dedicated formulation laboratory, we have created a range of products that offers improvements in convenience, spectrum and efficacy. Our brands are well established with millions of treatments used. For the future, we are focused on expanding our product range to other market segments and species throughout New Zealand and Australia.
In New Zealand, Alleva Animal Health products are available exclusively through rural veterinary practices nationwide.

Awanui Veterinary

Awanui s Veterinary is New Zealand's leading provider of veterinary diagnostic testing and pathology services, with laboratories strategically located in five locations in New Zealand.

Each laboratory is IANZ (International Accreditation New Zealand) accredited, providing confidence that their technical competence is of the very highest standard.

Ceva Animal Health

Ceva Animal Health is a global veterinary health company focused on the research, development, production and marketing of pharmaceutical products and vaccines for companion animals, livestock, swine and poultry.

Their vision is to help protect the health of humans, animals and the environment.


Dechra is an international specialist veterinary pharmaceuticals product business. Their expertise is in the development, manufacture, and sales and marketing of high quality products exclusively for veterinarians worldwide.

Ethical Agents

Ethical Agents is a New Zealand run, specialist veterinary marketing company which has formed close partnerships over the decades with some of the best veterinary companies in the world.

Ethical Agents selects the best and most suitable products for New Zealand veterinarians.

GLA Pharma

GLA Pharma is a 100% New Zealand owned importer and distributer of veterinary pharmaceuticals.

With veterinary experience behind us, GLA Pharma seeks to offer animal health solutions made up of products and services that can make a real difference to vets in practice and ultimately in the care of animals.

Hill's Pet Nutrition

Hill's Pet Nutrition employs more than 220 veterinarians, PhD nutritionists and food scientists who work every day around the world to create new products and improve existing ones that help pets live a long, healthy and full life.


Following the introduction of Black Hawk pet food to NZ in 2017, Masterpet pioneered the belief ‘Every Ingredient Matters’ to pet owners and the industry, and this message remains consistent today. Black Hawk is all about real food with ingredients you recognise, selected from nature to deliver real health and wellbeing benefits to our pets - everything they need, nothing they don’t.


Norbrook Laboratories is one of the largest, family owned, veterinary pharmaceutical companies in the world.

Their portfolio of animal health products is distributed in more than 100 countries. They have a history of product innovation and invest significantly in Research and Development.

Royal Canin

ROYAL CANIN® is a global leader in pet health nutrition. Since its establishment in France in 1968, ROYAL CANIN® has maintained a unique philosophy of putting cats and dogs first through precise and individualised nutrition.
Underpinned by science and observation, our innovative nutrition solutions take into account breed, size, age, lifestyle, weight, gender, digestion, health condition and genetic makeup to provide the most effective diet for each cat and dog.
The value Royal Canin provides veterinary clinics has evolved beyond nutrition. Delivering health through nutrition is what drives us. Our aim is to transform each cat and dog's health and wellbeing by creating premium, complete and balanced nutritional solutions, and supporting our veterinary partners in making nutritional recommendations through our knowledge and service tools and now our new diagnostic aid and monitoring tools.

Shoof International

Shoof is a leading supplier of quality animal equipment products. We source, assemble, and manufacture a wide range of products that meet the needs of people who look after animals. Founded in 1973, Shoof International has developed a deep understanding and knowledge of the farming and veterinary industries. Shoof has established itself as a trusted partner with a diversified range of customers and suppliers throughout the world. Shoof has wholly-owned businesses across core Southern Hemisphere markets – New Zealand, Australia and Chile and services export markets through distributor partners.

Veterinary Professional Insurance Society (VPIS)

Our focus is to ensure our members' interests are protected and promoted wherever possible – so they can focus on being the best they can be for their customers.


Virbac New Zealand is an independent pharmaceutical manufacturer and distributor that offers New Zealand veterinarians, farmers and pet owners a comprehensive and practical range of products and services, covering a majority of species and pathologies.