SAVA Young Members

The SAVA-YMG aims to provide additional support and guidance for members in their first 5 years after graduation. The SAVA-YMG aims to help bridge the gap for those individuals that need an ear to talk to, a helping hand or a friend in a difficult time. We plan to establish practical skills development, a mentor […]

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Board of Directors

Dr Paul van der Merwe President Dr Ziyanda Qwalela President-elect and Black Veterinary Forum Mr Gert Steyn Managing Director Dr Jono Savadier Director: Committees & NVCG Representative Dr Tom Spencer Director: Finance Dr David Gerber Co-opted for his Expertise Med & Related Matters Dr Brendan Tindall Director: SA Vet Council Representative Dr Angela Rogers SAEVA […]

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Western Cape

Wes-Kaap Tak Kontakbesonderhede / Branch Contact Information Chairperson:  Dr Omar Mehtar ( Western Cape Branch is an active branch comprising of vets representing all aspects of the veterinary profession, including large and small animal private practice, state veterinary and welfare veterinarians. We have a strong mandate on continuing education with an informative annual mini congress […]

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Southern Cape Branch

The Southern Cape Branch of the SAVA has been growing for the last few years. The branch covers the practices in the following area: Riversdale in the west, Plettenberg Bay in the east, and Oudtshoorn/ De Rust in the north. Die Suid-Kaap-tak is redelik bedrywig wat aktiwiteite aan betref. Ons hou gereeld volgehoue professionele ontwikkelings-vergaderings […]

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Notice Board: PRETORIA BRANCH Chairman: Dr Salome Nagel ( Fees: The cost of joining the branch is R800-00 per year. The fee will be applied pro-rata for those joining later in the year. Once you are a member you will be billed via SAVA with your yearly fee. To access the website, you need to […]

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Branches of the SAVA represent the interests of members in specific geographic areas. Please ask us if you are not a member of the Oranje-Vaal branch and you would like to become one. Email: (A small yearly fee of R300 is applicable) Voortgesette opleiding Die Oranje-Vaaltak van die SAVV het jaarliks ‘n baie suksesvolle mini-kongres met […]

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Northern KwaZulu-Natal and Midlands

The branch consists of veterinarians form the surrounding towns and farms of Dundee, Newcastle, Vryheid, Mooiriver, Estcourt, Ladysmith, Pongola and Bergville. We also have interest from the vets whose branch headquarters are far from them such as Eastern Free State (Memel) and Mpumalanga (Volkrust). Even though they are active in their branches, they have enjoyed […]

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KwaZulu Natal

The KZN Branch is a local affiliate of the South African Veterinary Association. It is the mouth piece of our members and is constituted to administer the workings of our profession. To do this the Kwazulu Natal Branch of the SAVA attempts to represents all facets of the Veterinary Profession in KZN. However, changes of […]

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