Contact the Veterinary Medical Board

1747 N. Market Boulevard, Suite 230
Sacramento, California 95834-2987

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BreEZe Help Desk: (916) 557-1208 or by email at BreEZe@dca.ca.gov. The Help Desk can assist with:

  • Registration
  • Password Resets
  • Account Unlocks
  • Linking licenses to your account
  • BreEZe Error Messages

All other questions should be directed to (916) 515-5220.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. excluding State holidays

Phone & Fax

  • Main Line - (916) 515-5220
  • Licensing Fax - (916) 928-6849
  • Enforcement Fax - (916) 928-6852

EMAIL - CONTACTING VMB VIA EMAIL

QUESTIONS NEED TO BE DIRECTED TO THE APPROPRIATE EMAIL ADDRESS TO AVOID A DELAYED RESPONSE.

The VMB strives to respond to all emails received within 2-3 business days. Please read the information below before sending your email.

APPLICATION, ELIGIBILITY, AND LICENSING SERVICES

Questions may involve the following:

  • Completing/submitting an application
  • Submitting supplemental documentation
  • Submitting enforcement documentation
  • Changing your license status from 'inactive' to 'active'
  • Reactivating an expired license
  • General application, eligibility, and licensing questions

In addition to your question, please provide the following information when contacting the VMB regarding application, eligibility, and licensing services:

  • First and Last Name
  • Application or License Type
  • Application Date or License Number
  • Application File Number

Licensing.VMB@dca.ca.gov

ENFORCEMENT SERVICES

Enforcement questions may involve the following:

  • Enforcement history of a Board licensee
  • Completing/submitting a complaint
  • Requesting status regarding a complaint filed

In addition to your question, please provide the following information when contacting the VMB regarding complaints:

  • First and Last Name of Board Licensee or Premises Name
  • Complaint Case Number
  • Your Name and Contact Information

Enforcement.VMB@dca.ca.gov

PREMISES/INSPECTIONS

Premises/Inspection questions may involve the following:

  • Completing/submitting an application for a premises permit
  • Submitting a change of Managing Licensee or Change of Ownership application
  • Renewing or reactivating an expired premises permit
  • What are the minimum standards of veterinary premises
  • What areas are looked at during a premises inspection
  • Submitting inspection compliance documentation

In addition to your question, please provide the following information when contacting the VMB regarding a premises permit or an inspection:

  • First and Last Name of the Managing Licensee
  • Premises Permit Number
  • Inspection Number (if applicable)

vmbinspection@dca.ca.gov

GENERAL INQUIRIES

VMB@dca.ca.gov

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