Member benefits

Benefits for every member

As a veterinary professional, becoming a member of AAHA is one of the most beneficial things you can do for your career, your practice, and your future.

An AAHA membership offers unique benefits for every member type. Our AAHA-accredited members receive the most comprehensive benefits package, which is outlined below. Affiliate memberships are also available for individuals who don’t work at an AAHA-accredited practice but want to be part of the AAHA community.

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Accredited members

Preaccredited members

Affiliate
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New associate members

Technician student members

Veterinary student members

Ongoing support from your dedicated accreditation specialist and practice consultant throughout the accreditation process and beyond

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Access to the AAHA Standards of Accreditation, a resource to continually hold your practice to a higher standard

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A listing on the AAHA-Accredited Hospital Locator to help pet owners find your practice

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The benefit of pet owner–facing accreditation marketing campaigns driven by AAHA

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Peer-to-peer support through the private AAHA-Accredited Members Facebook group

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Exclusive use of the AAHA accredited logo

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Proudly market your accredited practice with the free marketing materials available in our online publicity toolbox

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Complimentary AAHA membership while you are in school

 

 

 

 

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Complimentary AAHA membership your first three years after veterinary school

 

 

 

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Exclusive discounts through AAHA Advantage, a group purchasing program that saves your practice money (US practices only)

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Savings on everything from office supplies and scrubs to student loan refinancing and client payment plans through AAHA’s Preferred Business Providers and Member Values Program

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Free access to the AAHA Career Center

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Subscription to AAHA | Learning, AAHA’s new online CE platform

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Access to AAHA’s new conference, Connexity

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Discounts on CE and training programs

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Subscription to Trends, AAHA’s award-winning practice management magazine

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Subscription to JAAHA, AAHA’s bimonthly, peer-reviewed medical journal

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Free subscription to NEWStat, AAHA's weekly e-newsletter with the latest veterinary news

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Free standard shipping on all AAHA Press books and products

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Free standard shipping on all other AAHA Store merchandise

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Preferred pricing on AAHA Press books and products

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Free subscription to AAHA Update, a quarterly accreditation newsletter

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Membership dues

 

 

Accredited members

Preaccredited members

Affiliate
members

New associate members

Technician student members

Veterinary student members

Annual dues

$1,215
per practice or accredited university (includes all team members) (U.S.)

$995
per practice or accredited university (includes all team members) (Canada)

$675
for initial evaluation

 

$285 per veterinarian

$195 per practice manager

$95 per credentialed technician, veterinary assistant, or support staff member

$490 per international affiliate member

$285 per industry affiliate member

FREE for the first three years after graduating from veterinary school

FREE while you are in school

FREE while you are in school