Recent GVL Blog Posts

Q&A from Cattle Interstate Travel Compliance Webinar

In our recent webinar, Interstate Travel and Movement Compliance for Cattle (recorded 3/24/21), Dr. Amanda Price dives deeper into moving cattle throughout the US, including the identification, testing, and documentation requirements.  Here, we’re sharing resources...

Changes in Small Animal Movement Documents

What veterinarians and their clients should know about APHIS 7001 forms and health certificates for petsTraveling with or transporting small animal species (cats, dogs, ferrets, rodents, birds, lizards, etc.) may require a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI)...

Indiana Accepts Extended Equine Certificate of Veterinary Inspection

Six-month horse health certificate program now includes IndianaEquine owners in Indiana have a new paperless option for interstate travel with their horses, as the state now accepts Extended Equine Certificates of Veterinary Inspection (EECVI). By allowing the use of...

Interstate Travel and Movement Compliance for Cattle – free CE webinar

As part of our interstate travel and movement compliance webinar series, we're focusing our next session on cattle.Amanda Price, DVM, MS Free CE webinar (1 hour)Interstate Travel and Movement Compliance for CattleWednesday, March 24, 2021 12:00 p.m. (CDT) In this...

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Q&A from Cattle Interstate Travel Compliance Webinar

Q&A from Cattle Interstate Travel Compliance Webinar

In our recent webinar, Interstate Travel and Movement Compliance for Cattle (recorded 3/24/21), Dr. Amanda Price dives deeper into moving cattle throughout the US, including the identification, testing, and documentation requirements.  Here, we’re sharing resources...

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Changes in Small Animal Movement Documents

Changes in Small Animal Movement Documents

What veterinarians and their clients should know about APHIS 7001 forms and health certificates for petsTraveling with or transporting small animal species (cats, dogs, ferrets, rodents, birds, lizards, etc.) may require a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection (CVI)...

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Join us at this year’s AASV Annual (Virtual) Meeting

Join us at this year’s AASV Annual (Virtual) Meeting

The GVL team is looking forward to the annual AASV Annual Meeting, a virtual conference. Don't miss these Industrial Partners Presentations.AASV Annual MeetingGVL - Tech Table ExhibitFebruary 27-March 2, 2021Virtual Learn more: aasv.orgSoftware Integrations provide...

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New Digital EIA Test Features

New Digital EIA Test Features

We’ve made some updates to our digital EIA test certificates for veterinary users, laboratories, and animal owners. These new features are live in the GVL platform now.EIA Updates for ClinicsEmail notification when EIA is complete The assigned vet will now receive an...

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AVMA highlights black pioneers in veterinary medicine

AVMA highlights black pioneers in veterinary medicine

During Black History Month, the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is spotlighting the contributions of black veterinarians in improving animal and human health while continuing the association's efforts to increase diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI)...

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Support Report from GVL Customer Success – Jan. 2021

Support Report from GVL Customer Success – Jan. 2021

Welcome to an inside view from our customer success team, where we highlight our monthly activity, seasonal trends, helpful hints, and recent GVL news.A view from our desks (at home) A new year brings new adventures for GVL. We now provide customer support for AgMove...

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2020 Year in Review

2020 Year in Review

How we did in 2020That's a wrap on 2020.  Your input and feedback to our team has been extremely helpful in our product development, and we hope you’re as happy as we are with the improvements and features that we’ve added to our platform this year, including: Free...

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Free Webinars and CE Opportunities

Free Webinars and CE Opportunities

At GVL, we strive to provide education and awareness to the industry on relevant topics, from new regulations affecting animal health to solutions for helping ease interstate movement of animals. We facilitate webinars with thought leaders from the industry, providing...

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Happy Holidays from GVL

Happy Holidays from GVL

2020's been RUFF.Here's to hoping you have too much fun celebrating the new year with those you love.GVL support will be unavailable and the office will be closed at the following times:Dec. 16, 1:30-5:00 p.m.Dec. 17, 3:00-5:00 p.m.Dec. 24 & 25, closed all dayDec....

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Q&A from All About EECVI Webinar

Q&A from All About EECVI Webinar

In our recent webinar, All About Extended Equine Certificates of Veterinary Inspection , Dr. Marty Zaluksi and Dr. Janemarie Hennebelle provided a history of the EECVI program, an overview of the first two years of the program, and how veterinarians and equine...

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Support Report from GVL Customer Success – November 2020

Support Report from GVL Customer Success – November 2020

Welcome to our monthly newsletter created by the Customer Success team to highlight seasonal trends, helpful hints, and GVL news.A view from our desks (at home) Our support team is gearing up for the holiday season. Last month we closed out another month with right...

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Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

The GVL office will be closed Thursday, November 26, 2020 and Friday, November 27, 2020. Normal support hoursThe GVL Customer Success Team is available via chat, email or phone every day from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. central time. Call 515-817-5704 or email...

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Join us at the virtual AAEP Annual Convention

Join us at the virtual AAEP Annual Convention

We're excited to connect with you at the virtual AAEP Annual Convention, where we'll be sharing: Extended Equine CVI progress Improvements to our EIA tests GVL updates and news Giveaways, of course The Virtual Convention is an educational and networking event held...

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Newport Laboratories, Inc. Re-Launches HerdPoint™ in GVL®

Newport Laboratories, Inc. Re-Launches HerdPoint™ in GVL®

Improved veterinary software for custom-made vaccine management now included in GVL platform Ames, Iowa (Nov. 20, 2020) – Veterinarians can now manage animal health and movement documents and vaccine isolates in the GVL platform with HerdPoint, a custom-made vaccine...

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Q&A from Interstate Travel and Movement Compliance Webinar

Q&A from Interstate Travel and Movement Compliance Webinar

In our recent webinar, Interstate Travel and Movement Compliance for All Species, industry leading veterinarians discussed navigating the rules and requirements around animal movement and travel in the US.  Here, we’re sharing resources and summarizing Q&A from...

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Support Report from GVL Customer Success – October 2020

Support Report from GVL Customer Success – October 2020

Welcome to our monthly newsletter created by the Customer Success team to highlight seasonal trends, helpful hints, and GVL news.A view from our desks (at home) Our support team closed out another great month with over 3,100 cases. The month of October seems to be...

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Riverside Animal Hospital, GVL Customer of the Month

Riverside Animal Hospital, GVL Customer of the Month

Pictured above: back - Donna, Dr. Portnoy, Krista, Lisa, Emily, Jen, Dr. Watson, Dr. Gilmore; front - Nicole and Teddy Toodles, Amy, Megan, Francesca.Every month, we're featuring veterinary clinics and hospitals who utilize GVL in their practices. We look forward to...

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GVL Employee Spotlight: Ron Lane

GVL Employee Spotlight: Ron Lane

As part of the GVL blog, we’re featuring our employees so you can get an inside view into what keeps GVL running. We are very proud of our team and excited to share some of our employee profiles with you. Today we’re featuring GVL National Sales Manager Ron LaneAs...

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Support Report from GVL Customer Success – September 2020

Support Report from GVL Customer Success – September 2020

Welcome to our monthly newsletter created by the Customer Success team to highlight seasonal trends, helpful hints, and GVL news.A view from our desks (at home) Reviewing last month’s support inquiries, our team saw a lower than average total compared to the last few...

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Farewell to our CEO, Cliff Smith

Farewell to our CEO, Cliff Smith

We're sad to say “goodbye” to our CEO of the past nine years, Cliff Smith.Cliff is moving to Hawaii, where he will continue to excel in developing and progressing other entrepreneurial organizations to their next level of business. He leaves with assurances that GVL...

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Certificate Release Due to Hurricane Sally

Certificate Release Due to Hurricane Sally

GVL will be temporarily releasing Certificates of Veterinary Inspection (CVIs) / health certificates and Equine Infectious Anemia (EIA) / Coggins test certificates to animal owners who need them for evacuations due to Hurricane Sally.The certificates will be emailed...

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