What are the Veterinary Awards?

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Veterinary Awards. This prestigious event celebrates excellence within the veterinary profession and recognises those who inspire their clients and colleagues with their hard work and dedication.

VA 2024

The Veterinary Awards Ceremony

We received an incredible 30,979 nominations for this year's awards which recognise veterinary teams and individuals across the country. This years Veterinary Awards Ceremony will be held at the fabulous Kimpton Clocktower Hotel in Manchester.

Nominations are now closed

Thank you so much to everyone who nominated and congratulations to all of the nominees. We are proud that the awards have been supporting excellence in the veterinary industry for such a long time.

The Awards

Anyone can nominate a number of outstanding veterinary professionals or practices, from pet owners and fellow veterinary staff to friends and family.

The five nomination categories are:

  • Practice of the Year
  • Vet of the Year
  • Vet Nurse of the Year
  • Practice Manager of the Year
  • Practice Support Staff of the Year

The winners for this year have been announced. To see who these deserving finalists are click here.


Key dates for
your diary

  • 11th September 2023
    Nominations open
  • 8th January 2024
    Online Nominations close
  • 15th January 2024
    Postal Nominations close
  • 21st March 2024
    Awards ceremony
Winners in 2022