Saudi Veterinaray Medical Society
Veterinary medicine science in its modern sense is considered one of the modern scientific technologies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Public awareness of the importance of veterinary medicine and its role in society has been linked to the establishment of the first college of veterinary medicine, which King Faisal University was a pioneer in establishing and its sponsors, in order to reach its development and growth. The great boom that the Kingdom witnessed and is witnessing in the fields of investment in the animal and fish resources of all kinds, especially dairy farms and the poultry industry, had a great role in the interest in the profession of veterinary medicine. The state’s concern for public health with regard to diseases transmitted between animals and humans and protecting the environment and wildlife – also other factors highlighted the importance of providing the increasing numbers of veterinarians to work in their various fields of specialization, whether in the public or private sector. In view of the multiplicity of fields and specialties of veterinary medical sciences and the importance of the services and responsibilities entrusted to the veterinarian towards society, its health, environment and the national economy, in addition to the necessity to be familiar with the developments of the specialty sciences as any medical profession in particular, the Saudi Veterinary Medical Association was established to take care of the specialties of veterinary medical sciences in the Kingdom and contribute to the performance Her scientific mission and the development of the veterinary profession.