New Membership

Our members are an active community. Join today to get all the benefits of membership in Pride VMC.

Renew Membership

Time to renew your membership? Just click the links above to be taken to our MemberClicks Member Renewal Page.


Your donation helps Pride VMC offer services and resources to our Veterinarian community. Please consider a donation, however small or large.

Job Board

Pride VMC has compiled a comprehensive list of many of the currently available jobs in the Veterinary Community in the United States & Canada. Let’s go find you a job. Fetch!

PrideVMC Mission & Vision

The mission and purpose of PrideVMC is to create a better world for the LGBTQ+ veterinary community.

Our vision is an empowered LGBTQ+ veterinary community that embraces wellbeing by being their authentic selves.

Strategic Priorities

  1. Education and advocacy for LGBTQ+ inclusion and diversity.
  2. Student empowerment through leadership development and mentorship.
  3. Member recruitment, engagement and outreach.

Our foundational priority is strategic partnership because we know we can accomplish more together.

The mission of PrideVMC is to create a better world for the LGBTQ+ veterinary community..


PRIDE VMC will list an entire range of events happening around the country. Please check our calendar page often for the latest events and happenings.

PRIDE VMC will list an entire range of events happening around the country. Please check our calendar page often for the latest events and happenings.


Membership in Pride VMC is open to anyone regardless of occupation, education, sex or sexual orientation. For the full voting rights and privileges assigned to various types of members, see our By-laws.

Your membership dues support our many programs for LGBT veterinarians, technicians, veterinary practices and students.  Among other things, membership ALSO entitles you to:

  • Access to the Members Only section of this website
  • Access to our new Job site
  • Inclusion in our online Membership Directory, which is confidential and available only to members in good standing
  • Pride VMC’s Newsletter
  • Placement of ad in the newsletter and/or on website


Coming Soon! Check back in for merchandise featuring our new logo as well as a special edition SF Pride edition t-shirt!


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Thanks to Our Partners

Check out our Partnership levels for 2020:

Titanium $50,000 |Diamond $25,000 | Gold $15,000 | Silver $10,000 | Emerald $5000 | Ruby $2500 | Sapphire <$2500
For more information, contact us at

Dr. Michael McElvaine PrideVMC Veterinary Student Leadership Grants sponsored by:

About Us

Pride VMC, formerly the Lesbian and Gay Veterinary Medical Association (LGVMA), fosters acceptance & inclusivity for people of all sexual orientations and gender identities within the veterinary medical profession.

New Strategic Focus:

  • Fight discrimination against LGBTQ people in the veterinary medical profession;
  • Build collaborative networks for the LGBTQ veterinary medical community;
  • Support LGBTQ students in veterinary medicine through mentorship, program development, and scholarships.


Our vision is a veterinary profession in which we all live to our full potential, both personally and professionally, conduct our lives openly and with integrity, and freely share our experience and wisdom for the betterment of and care for ourselves, our profession, our clients and all animals.

Contact Us

We want to hear from you. Please contact us with any questions, suggestions or inquiries.

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