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Important Resource Numbers for Veterinarians


 State National

Arizona Veterinary Medical Association


100 W Coolidge St

Phoenix, AZ 85013
Ph: 602-242-7936 

Fax: 602-249-3828

Veterinary Health Care Team of Arizona (VHCTAz)
*See AzVMA for contact information. 



Arizona Department of Agriculture

Office of the State Veterinarian
State Veterinarian: Dr. Peter Mundschenk
1688 W Adams St

Phoenix, AZ 85007
Ph: 602-542-4293



Arizona Department of Health Services 

Office of Infectious Disease Services

Acting State Public Health Veterinarian: Heather Venkat, DVM, MPH

150 N 18th Ave

Ste 140

Phoenix, AZ 85007
Ph: 602-364-4562

*County Health Departments Listing


Crisis & Suicide Hotlines

Central Arizona: 1-800-631-1314

Northern Arizona: 1-877-756-4090

Southern Arizona: 1-866-495-6735



Arizona State Board of Pharmacy
1616 W Adams St

Ste 120 
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Mailing Address:

PO Box 18520

Phoenix, AZ 85005
Ph: 602-771-2727



Arizona State Veterinary Medical Examining Board
1740 W Adams St

Ste 4600

Phoenix, AZ 85007
Ph: 602-364-1738     
*Lists Arizona Veterinary Administrative Rules and Arizona Revised Statutes on website. 



Arizona Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

University of Arizona
2831 N Freeway Rd

Tucson, AZ 85705
Ph: 520-621-2356



Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

Arizona State Office

1 N Central Ave

Ste 800

Phoenix, AZ 85004

Ph: 602-417-9200



Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)

*Ask for Diversion Group

Phoenix Division
Jurisdiction Northern and Central Arizona
3010 N 2nd St

Ste 100

Phoenix, AZ 85012
Ph: 602-664-5600

Tucson District Office
Jurisdiction Southern Arizona
6970 S Palo Verde Rd

Tucson, AZ 85756
Ph: 520-573-5500



Maricopa County Public Health

Office of Epidemiology

Craig Levy, MS

4041 N Central Ave

Ste 600

Phoenix, AZ 85012


Maricopa County Animal Care & Control
Licensing Department
PO Box 2959
Phoenix, AZ 85062


Midwestern University

19555 N 59th Ave

Glendale, AZ 85308

Ph: 623-572-3200



Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

The Industrial Commission of Arizona (ICA) & Arizona Division of Occupational Safety & Health

800 W Washington St

2nd Fl
Phoenix, AZ 85007
Ph: 602-542-5795

Tucson Office:

2675 E Broadway Blvd

Ste 239

Tucson, AZ 85716

Ph: 520-628-5478


Southern Arizona Veterinary Medical Association (SAVMA)

PO Box 65832

Tucson, AZ 85728

Ph: 520-326-5567



U.S. Department of Agriculture/

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service/ Veterinary Services


Area Veterinarian: Dr. Paul Sciglibaglio
6200 Jefferson St NE

Ste 117 
Albuquerque, NM 87109
Ph: 505-761-3160


American Veterinary Medical Association


1931 N Meacham Rd

Ste 100
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Ph: 800-248-2862


AVMA Resources for Veterinarians

AVMA Executive Board

District IX Representative
Melanie A. Marsden
Pikes Peak Veterinary Clinic
1813 N Union Blvd
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
Ph: 719-475-1747

AVMA Group Health & Life Insurance Trust (GHLIT)
Phone: 800-621-6360
Vivian Wright: 888-234-6159
Lee Evans: 602-687-9651

AVMA Professional Liability Insurance Trust

(PLIT) *AzVMA Workers Comp Partnership Program

Thomas Kelly: 800-228-7548 ext 4014630 

AVMA Impaired Veterinarians Info Line
Ph: 800-248-2862 ext 6738



American Animal Hospital Association

12575 W Bayaud Ave

Lakewood, CO 80228
Ph: 303-986-2800



Animal Blood Bank Resources

Animal Blood Resources International

PO Box 1118

Dixon, AZ 95620

Ph: 800-243-5759
*24-hr hotline that focuses on transfusion medicine (particularly blood component therapy), recommending dosages and infusion rates at no cost to caller. 


Ph: 714-891-2022
*National, full-service, nonprofit blood bank and educational network for animals,

accessible 24 hrs.


Veterinarians' Blood Bank

Ph: 877-838-8533

*A commercial blood bank.



ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center

Ph: 888-426-4435

*Consultation fee applies


American Association of Poison Control Center

Ph: 800-222-1222



Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

Ph: 800-CDC-INFO (232-4636)



Hazardous Materials Initiatives & Training

Ph: 202-366-4900



National Domestic Abuse Hotline

Ph: 800-799-SAFE (7233)

*24/7, confidential and free hotline to provide tools and immediate support to live lives free of abuse.



National Pesticide Information Center
Ph: 800-858-7378
*Pesticide products and poisonings, toxicology, environmental chemistry, and other pesticide-related issues



National Suicide Prevention Hotline

Ph: 800-273-TALK (8255)

*24/7, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline. 



National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA)

PO Box 1227

Albert Lea, MN 56007
Ph: 888-99-NAVTA (62882) 


United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

USDA Meat & Poultry Hotline

Ph: 888-674-6854

USDA Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)

Emergency Operations Center

Ph: 301-436-3110
*Foreign animal disease slides and reference materials



US Food & Drug Administration

Center for Veterinary Medicine

(CVM) Drugs, Devices, Animal Feeds
Ph: 888-FDA-VETS (332-8387)
*Reporting adverse drug experience or product failure

CVM Shortage Coordinator

Ph: 240-276-9300
*To report shortages of medically necessary veterinary drugs


 Animal Cruelty Laws, Programs and Reporting


AVMA - Animal Abuse Resources for Veterinarians


Arizona State Legislature


Arizona Revised Statutes 
Arizona Statute 32-2239: Duty of veterinarian to report suspected abuse, cruelty, neglect or animal fighting; immunity

Per Arizona Statute 32-2239suspected abuse to livestock should be reported to the associate director of the division of animal services: (AZ State Department of Agriculture


Arizona State Department of Agriculture
1688 W Adams St

Phoenix, AZ 85007
Ph: 602-542-4373

Report Livestock Crime:

Ph: 602-542-0799

Ph: 1-800-294-0305


Animal Cruelty Task Force of Southern Arizona (ACT)
Emergency: 911
Anonymous 520-88-CRIME (520-882-7463)
ACT Public Reporting: 520-547-0260



Maricopa County Sheriff's Office 
Animal Cruelty Investigative Unit
Emergency: 911
Hotline: 602-876-1681


Phoenix Police Department Violent Crimes Bureau
Law Enforcement for Animal Protection (LEAP)

Ph: 602-262-6141



Yavapai County Sheriff's Office

Emergency: 911

Ph: 928-771-3260




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