Core Values & Mission

AAH-ABV Core Values

  1. Commitment to provide education about the values of the Human-Animal Bond.
    1. Social
    2. Therapeutic
    3. Economic
    4. Advance understanding of the Human-Animal Bond within all professions, cultures and regions of the world.
    5. Support and promote Human-Animal Bond research and other science based work in this area.
    6. Collaborate with other Human-Animal Bond organizations as their values align with ours.
    7. Offer resources for practical support of the Human-Animal Bond to veterinary practitioners, pet owners, and other community members.
    8. Conduct our work with diligence, integrity, and transparency.

Mission Statement:

To be recognized as the leader in the Veterinary Community for advancing the understanding and importance of the human-animal bond.