The program continues to grow each year, last year seeing over 7,600 animals. Our continued growth would not be possible without YOU. Thank you to all the ophthalmologists and clinics that participated in the 11th Anniversary event in 2018.
This year’s winner comes from Colorado State University, Dr. Kathryn Wotman and her resident Dr. Sami Pederson! Their video highlights the wonderful equine service animals that are seen during the month of May for the event. Check out the winning video here.
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The ACVO/StokesRx National Service Animal Eye Exam Event celebrated wrapping up the 11th annual event at AVMA! It’s been an amazing year for the program and we were able to promote the award winning program to a total of 7,655 attendees at the 2018 conference in Denver.
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As we finalize this year's event, we want to extend a thank you for participating in another successful year of free eye exams for Service and Working Animals! A record-breaking 305 board-certified veterinary ophthalmologists generously donate their time and services for the event.
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Thank you for participating in another wonderful year of the Service Animal event with a record-breaking 305 participating members! The PR Committee would like to again extend an invitation to you to submit a video for competition and possibly win a Go Pro.
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The 2018 NAVC Veterinary Innovation Council (VIC) Award winners were announced early last month at the NAVC meeting in Orlando, Florida. Among the 10 winners was the ACVO/StokesRx National Service Animal Eye Exam Event in the Organization: Other category.
We would like to thank all those who voted and all those who make the program possible including but not limited to: the generous volunteer ophthalmologists and their staff, amazing sponsors and supporters of the program. Because of you, thousands of Service and Working Animals receive sight-saving eye exams every year.
It's time to register to particpate in the 2018 event! We have a new online sign up form to better streamline the process for everyone involved.
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Read about the overwhelmingly attended and entertaining 10th Anniversary Service Animal Reception held during the 2017 ACVO Conference in Baltimore, MD.
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We awarded two winning video's, each in their own category of professionally produced and grass roots. The winners were announced at the 10th Anniversary Service Animal Celebration at the 2017 ACVO conference in Baltimore, Maryland and both received a GoPro with the dog harness. Check out the winning videos here.
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ACVO/StokesRx National Service Animal Eye Exam Event Celebrates its 10th Anniversary! Read all about the 10th Anniversary event here.
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