Creating A Social Bond

The American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians advances the role of the veterinary medical community in nurturing positive human-animal interactions in society. Human-animal interactions provide opportunities for motivation, education and recreation while enhancing quality of life.

Nurturing Positive Human-Animal Interactions


AAH-ABV Announcement!

We invite all members to attend our Annual General Meeting at the AVMA Convention on Sunday, July 27th at the Hyatt Regency Denver, Mineral Hall G, from 2:00-3:00 pm. Learn more about AAH-ABV's upcoming plans and how you can get involved! … [Read More...]


Compassion through the Journey

Dr. Alice Villalobos, a pioneer in animal end of life and palliative care, shares how a quality end-of-life experience is enhanced by the strong bonds we share with our pets.  Read this insightful article featured in Veterinary Advantage here:  Compassion … [Read More...]

AVMA Convention 2014

AAH-ABV Track at AVMA Denver 2014!

Monday July 28 2014 at AVMA Annual Convention.  AAH-ABV will be presenting lectures at the Colorado Convention Center, Mile High Ballroom 3C. We hope to see you there! Click HERE for the AAH-ABV track during the AVMA Convention. Monday July 28, 2014 follow … [Read More...]


The Beneficial Bond- Part 1

Gregg Takashima, DVM, and President-Elect for the American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians, has written an excellent article that highlights the significance of the human-animal bond in our lives. Read the article here: The Beneficial … [Read More...]

AAH-ABV Board of Director Position Openings

The American Association of Human-Animal Bond Veterinarians will have 1 Executive Committee seat (Treasurer) and 2 board of director seats available this July, 2014.  Please submit your letter of interest or nomination of an individual, along with contact … [Read More...]