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Veterinarian - Temporary License (VM 14)

This application is for issuance of a temporary license as a veterinarian. Temporary licenses are valid for 30 days, to treat animals of multiple owners in response to an emergency.

Application Requirements:
  • QUALIFICATIONS: Will be verified through AAVSB and states of licensure.

    • Must hold a current, active license to practice Veterinary Medicine in another state of the United States. The requirements for licensure in the issuing state, district or territory are equivalent to or more stringent than the requirements of Florida. License must has never been revoked, suspended or otherwise acted against by the licensing authority.
    • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree conferred by an American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) accredited school.
    • Passed the North American Veterinary Licensing Exam (NAVLE).
  • FEE: Pay the required fee as provided in the application. If applying online, you can pay with a credit card or electronic check. If mailing your application, please include a check payable to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation. Military veterans, their spouses and Florida National Guard members may be eligible for a fee waiver, fee reimbursement, and/or fee discount. Please visit our DBPR Military Services page for more information.

  • APPLICATION: Complete the application by clicking on the "Online Services" link or the "Printable Application" link at the bottom of the page.

If you have questions or need assistance in completing this application, please call the Customer Contact Center at 850.487.1395 or use our convenient contact form.

Apply Using Online Services

Apply Using a Printable Application
2601 Blair Stone Road, Tallahassee FL 32399 :: Email: Customer Contact Center :: Customer Contact Center: 850.487.1395