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 January 1, 2014

Veterinarian*

County Number County Number County Number
Full 3-yr Full 3-yr Full 3-yr
Albany 102 0 Jefferson 35 1 Saratoga 112 1
Allegany 15 0 Kings 206 0 Schenectady 39 0
Bronx 38 0 Lewis 18 0 Schoharie 11 0
Broome 43 0 Livingston 41 0 Schuyler 6 0
Cattaraugus 18 0 Madison 31 0 Seneca 8 0
Cayuga 28 0 Monroe 190 0 Steuben 21 0
Chautauqua 36 0 Montgomery 23 0 St. Lawrence 38 0
Chemung 25 0 Nassau 373 3 Suffolk 449 1
Chenango 17 0 New York 445 1 Sullivan 25 0
Clinton 29 0 Niagara 52 0 Tioga 33 0
Columbia 32 0 Oneida 60 0 Tompkins 188 1
Cortland 17 0 Onondaga 125 0 Ulster 68 0
Delaware 14 0 Ontario 52 0 Warren 25 0
Dutchess 133 1 Orange 101 0 Washington 35 0
Erie 254 0 Orleans 11 0 Wayne 32 0
Essex 18 0 Oswego 30 0 Westchester 297 2
Franklin 17 0 Otsego 34 0 Wyoming 32 0
Fulton 10 0 Putnam 47 1 Yates 17 0
Genesee 22 0 Queens 171 0 NYS TOTAL 4,562 13
Greene 18 0 Rensselaer 42 0 OTHER US 1,567 8
Hamilton 0 0 Richmond 69 0 NON-US 42 1
Herkimer 16 0 Rockland 68 1 TOTAL 6,171 22

* 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 56 0 Jefferson 38 0 Saratoga 83 0
Allegany 19 0 Kings 118 0 Schenectady 52 0
Bronx 65 0 Lewis 18 0 Schoharie 22 0
Broome 61 0 Livingston 34 0 Schuyler 6 0
Cattaraugus 37 0 Madison 46 0 Seneca 14 0
Cayuga 32 0 Monroe 268 0 Steuben 34 0
Chautauqua 19 0 Montgomery 21 0 St. Lawrence 61 0
Chemung 28 0 Nassau 265 0 Suffolk 423 0
Chenango 21 0 New York 102 1 Sullivan 25 0
Clinton 21 0 Niagara 98 0 Tioga 38 0
Columbia 15 0 Oneida 55 0 Tompkins 84 0
Cortland 22 0 Onondaga 138 0 Ulster 80 0
Delaware 46 0 Ontario 54 0 Warren 20 0
Dutchess 115 1 Orange 94 0 Washington 37 0
Erie 490 0 Orleans 28 0 Wayne 62 0
Essex 7 0 Oswego 53 0 Westchester 114 0
Franklin 21 0 Otsego 38 0 Wyoming 44 0
Fulton 15 0 Putnam 42 0 Yates 12 0
Genesee 48 0 Queens 224 2 NYS TOTAL 4,256 4
Greene 22 0 Rensselaer 51 0 OTHER US 391 0
Hamilton 0 0 Richmond 37 0 NON-US 7 0
Herkimer 32 0 Rockland 31 0 TOTAL 4,654 4

** 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: February 7, 2014