License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Profession Title 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Veterinarian 340 384 377 506 427
Veterinarian, 3-year limited license 12 18 20 8 3
Veterinary Technician 346 273 330 334 377
Veterinary Technician, 3-year limited license 1 4 5 1 0

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees

As of July 1, 2014

Veterinarian*

County Number County Number County Number
Full 3-yr Full 3-yr Full 3-yr
Albany 102 0 Jefferson 35 0 Saratoga 114 0
Allegany 16 0 Kings 206 0 Schenectady 38 0
Bronx 38 0 Lewis 18 0 Schoharie 11 0
Broome 41 0 Livingston 42 0 Schuyler 6 0
Cattaraugus 21 0 Madison 31 0 Seneca 7 0
Cayuga 26 0 Monroe 185 0 Steuben 24 0
Chautauqua 37 0 Montgomery 23 0 St. Lawrence 37 0
Chemung 26 0 Nassau 365 2 Suffolk 457 1
Chenango 17 0 New York 456 1 Sullivan 23 0
Clinton 28 0 Niagara 47 0 Tioga 32 0
Columbia 33 0 Oneida 63 0 Tompkins 183 1
Cortland 20 0 Onondaga 126 0 Ulster 64 0
Delaware 15 0 Ontario 52 0 Warren 26 0
Dutchess 133 0 Orange 103 0 Washington 36 0
Erie 246 0 Orleans 11 0 Wayne 31 0
Essex 18 0 Oswego 33 0 Westchester 298 1
Franklin 16 0 Otsego 37 0 Wyoming 31 0
Fulton 10 0 Putnam 50 0 Yates 18 0
Genesee 23 0 Queens 148 0 NYS TOTAL 4,541 6
Greene 17 0 Rensselaer 39 0 OTHER US 1,633 5
Hamilton 0 0 Richmond 72 0 NON-US 45 0
Herkimer 15 0 Rockland 65 0 TOTAL 6,219 11

* 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 54 0 Jefferson 39 0 Saratoga 83 0
Allegany 19 0 Kings 115 0 Schenectady 51 0
Bronx 65 0 Lewis 16 0 Schoharie 22 0
Broome 61 0 Livingston 34 0 Schuyler 5 0
Cattaraugus 38 0 Madison 46 0 Seneca 14 0
Cayuga 32 0 Monroe 263 0 Steuben 34 0
Chautauqua 18 0 Montgomery 21 0 St. Lawrence 55 0
Chemung 27 0 Nassau 269 0 Suffolk 420 0
Chenango 19 0 New York 96 0 Sullivan 27 0
Clinton 21 0 Niagara 98 0 Tioga 37 0
Columbia 16 0 Oneida 53 0 Tompkins 85 0
Cortland 22 0 Onondaga 133 0 Ulster 82 0
Delaware 44 0 Ontario 55 0 Warren 20 0
Dutchess 118 1 Orange 94 0 Washington 36 0
Erie 476 0 Orleans 27 0 Wayne 59 0
Essex 8 0 Oswego 52 0 Westchester 120 0
Franklin 18 0 Otsego 40 0 Wyoming 45 0
Fulton 15 0 Putnam 40 0 Yates 13 0
Genesee 48 0 Queens 222 1 NYS TOTAL 4,208 2
Greene 21 0 Rensselaer 50 0 OTHER US 381 0
Hamilton 0 0 Richmond 35 0 NON-US 7 0
Herkimer 30 0 Rockland 32 0 TOTAL 4,596 2

** 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: August 29, 2014