About WVC

An 88 Year Legacy

Since 1928, WVC has provided comprehensive, progressive and practical continuing education opportunities to veterinary professionals from all over the world. We are proud to deliver valuable information regarding the latest methodologies to help enhance both animal and human health.

From the Annual Conference, where the best and brightest congregate for five days, to the hands-on, year-round training at the Oquendo Center, WVC is dedicated to providing quality, interactive education.

Our Promise

Knowledge you can use now.

WVC is dedicated to providing quality continuing education to the veterinary community through an array of learning styles and environments. Our courses provide comprehensive, progressive and practical knowledge that can be applied immediately to the veterinary practice.

Our Mission

To provide the highest quality year-round continuing education to veterinary health care professionals by engaging recognized authorities to deliver valuable information utilizing innovative and effective methodologies, that enhance animal and human health worldwide.

Our History

WVC has grown in size and expanded in scope for more than 80 years, since it was founded in 1928 in Logan, Utah. With a program that began as an Annual Conference, WVC is now a dedicated year-round source for continuing education that provides comprehensive, progressive and practical knowledge to veterinary practitioners and paraprofessionals.

Our Center


In early 2009, WVC launched Oquendo Center, a 66,000-square-foot facility, and an evolution in veterinary training and education. Its amenities, from the 190-seat theater, flexible meeting space accommodating various capacities and fully equipped clinical and diagnostic laboratories, advance worldwide health solutions. Participants in Oquendo Center courses experience a variety of learning styles from hands-on labs and lectures to professional and career development workshops; as well as networking functions and special events. Located in the entertainment capital of the world, Oquendo Center is only minutes from the Las Vegas Strip.

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