Welcome to the Association of Zoo & Exotic Veterinary Nurses (AZEVN)

Run by Veterinary Nurses for Veterinary Nurses

The Association of Zoo & Exotic Veterinary Nurses (AZEVN) was founded in 2016 by Veterinary Nurses who wanted create a unique organisation that was able to offer unique and affordable CPD opportunities, whilst helping to facilitate the exchange of information and networking between RVN’s to help promote and maintain the highest standard of veterinary nursing within zoo and exotic institutions.

We welcome you to browse our website, although some of our pages are only available to view by our members and if you would like to become a member of the AZEVN, why not visit our Become a Member Page.

Our next AZEVN Event

2019 AZEVN Conference at Applewood Hall, near Banham Zoo

Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd June 2019

Keynote Speaker – Dr Jonathan Cracknell BVMS CertVA CertZooMed MRCVS.

“Elephant Conservation, Captive & Wild”.

The AZEVN Conference is an annual event organised by the AZEVN Committee and brings together VN’s from all over the UK…

Meet the AZEVN Team

Meet the AZEVN Team

The AZEVN is ran by a dedicated committee of elected volunteers, who are all RVN’s and who work tirelessly to help ensure the daily operation and running of the AZEVN.
To find out more about what the AZEVN Team do and the ..current RVN’s who are working