License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Veterinarian 377 506 427 382 414
Veterinarian, 3-year limited license 20 8 3 0 8
Veterinary Technician 330 334 377 378 376
Veterinary Technician, 3-year limited license 5 1 0 0 0

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees

As of July 1, 2015

Veterinarian*

County Number County Number County Number
Full 3-yr Full 3-yr Full 3-yr
Albany 102 0 Jefferson 33 0 Saratoga 128 0
Allegany 16 0 Kings 221 0 Schenectady 40 0
Bronx 42 0 Lewis 19 0 Schoharie 12 0
Broome 44 0 Livingston 37 0 Schuyler 5 0
Cattaraugus 17 0 Madison 35 0 Seneca 5 0
Cayuga 29 0 Monroe 191 0 Steuben 20 0
Chautauqua 38 0 Montgomery 22 0 St. Lawrence 38 0
Chemung 30 0 Nassau 375 1 Suffolk 467 0
Chenango 21 0 New York 455 0 Sullivan 24 0
Clinton 25 0 Niagara 44 0 Tioga 34 0
Columbia 35 0 Oneida 72 0 Tompkins 180 0
Cortland 20 0 Onondaga 123 0 Ulster 69 0
Delaware 19 0 Ontario 56 0 Warren 29 0
Dutchess 131 0 Orange 107 0 Washington 39 0
Erie 243 0 Orleans 11 0 Wayne 32 0
Essex 16 0 Oswego 28 0 Westchester 296 0
Franklin 15 0 Otsego 35 0 Wyoming 33 0
Fulton 8 0 Putnam 52 0 Yates 18 0
Genesee 23 0 Queens 163 0 NYS TOTAL 4,624 1
Greene 14 0 Rensselaer 36 0 OTHER US 1,649 0
Hamilton 0 0 Richmond 77 0 NON-US 63 0
Herkimer 14 0 Rockland 62 0 TOTAL 6,337 1

* Displaying both full and three-year limited licenses. Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so.

Veterinary Technician**

County Number County Number County Number
Full 3-yr Full 3-yr Full 3-yr
Albany 62 0 Jefferson 41 0 Saratoga 94 0
Allegany 18 0 Kings 124 0 Schenectady 52 0
Bronx 69 0 Lewis 19 0 Schoharie 23 0
Broome 67 0 Livingston 39 0 Schuyler 4 0
Cattaraugus 41 0 Madison 45 0 Seneca 12 0
Cayuga 35 0 Monroe 271 0 Steuben 34 0
Chautauqua 20 0 Montgomery 20 0 St. Lawrence 66 0
Chemung 24 0 Nassau 278 0 Suffolk 453 0
Chenango 24 0 New York 99 0 Sullivan 29 0
Clinton 18 0 Niagara 107 0 Tioga 38 0
Columbia 16 0 Oneida 59 0 Tompkins 88 0
Cortland 26 0 Onondaga 139 0 Ulster 83 0
Delaware 45 0 Ontario 58 0 Warren 28 0
Dutchess 125 0 Orange 103 0 Washington 37 0
Erie 497 0 Orleans 29 0 Wayne 55 0
Essex 11 0 Oswego 50 0 Westchester 136 0
Franklin 17 0 Otsego 38 0 Wyoming 50 0
Fulton 14 0 Putnam 43 0 Yates 12 0
Genesee 54 0 Queens 222 0 NYS TOTAL 4,437 0
Greene 23 0 Rensselaer 48 0 OTHER US 364 0
Hamilton 1 0 Richmond 38 0 NON-US 10 0
Herkimer 29 0 Rockland 37 0 TOTAL 4,811 0

** Displaying both full and three-year limited licenses. Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so. Veterinary technicians practice only under the supervision of licensed veterinarian.

Last Updated: March 2, 2016