COVID-19 Resources

How Can MVMA Supporting Members Help You?

When Will Veterinarians Get Vaccinated?
The AVMA and MVMA are advocating for the vaccination of veterinarians. 
View Minnesota COVID-19 Response Vaccine Data.

According to the Minnesota Department of Health Veterinarians are considered Essential Frontline Workers under the category of Agriculture. In the flow chart below, veterinarians are expected to receive their vaccines in late spring during the months of April-May. Learn more about who is getting vaccinated on the MDH's website. 

Latest Communication: 1-25-2021

COVID-19 Social Media Resources:

Minnesota Animal Health Foundation (MNAHF) - The MNAHF is here to support veterinarians and pet owners to ensure all pets live long, happy, and healthy lives. COVID-19 has created a unique set of challenges for veterinary clinics across the United States. MN Animal Health Foundation has created and sourced materials for your clinic to share, thanking clients for their continued understanding and patience while calling for continued kindness during the pandemicSee their free marketing materials for clinics


Join the discussion in the MVMA Facebook Group: COVID-19: Veterinary Professionals Discussion
Visit MVMA's 
Youtube Channel to view all COVID-19 Webinars. 

MVMA Guidance and Resources for Developing a Clinic Plan (EO 20-51)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

State of Minnesota

Executive Branch

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Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)

Minnesota Board of Animal Health 

Minnesota Board of Veterinary Medicine

Minnesota Board of Pharmacy

United States Department of Labor - Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

University of Minnesota Extension

Other Resources

How MVMA Supporting Members Can Help

The following individuals/businesses below are MVMA supporting members and have been personally contacted about being a resource for MVMA members as they navigate the various state and federal COVID-19 business assistance programs.  If you contact them and identify yourself as an MVMA member they will provide an initial complimentary consultation.

  • David Kelling, CPA, Kelling & Bocovich, Ph. 763-757-5116, Email: [email protected]
    Small business (SBA loans), CARES Act, MN DEED loans/grants, FMLA, tax
  • Garret Colao, North Star Financial, Ph. 612-617-6092, Email: [email protected]
    Student loans, PPP, CARES Act
  • Heather Bantle, Foster Klima, Ph. 952-270-1552, Email: [email protected]
    Student loans, disability plans
  • Chandler MacLean, Bank of the West, Ph.  612-499-1785, Email: [email protected]
    SBA loans, loan deferrals, EIDL grants, CARES Act, SBA form and PPP application
  • Michael Salchert, Larkin Hoffman (attorneys) Ph. 952-896-6712,
    Email: [email protected]
    Business law, employment, tax planning
  • Mark Tebellius and Anne Brown, Sjoberg Tebellius (attorneys), Ph. 651-738-3433,
    Email: [email protected]  and [email protected] 
    Business law, employment law, succession/estate planning
  • Robert Borcherding, Wells Fargo, Ph. 612-979-3119, Email: [email protected]
    SBA loans, business loans
  • Sean Poppen, US Bank, Ph. 763-639-3192, Email: [email protected]
    PPP, CARES Act, EIDL, SBA, General loan/lending
  • Bill Butler, Butler Veterinary Insurance, Ph. 651-494-8323, Email: [email protected]
    Commercial, residential insurance
  • Calvin Riley, PayJunction, Inc., Ph. 415-335-5484, Email: [email protected]
    Payment processing solutions

Other Supporting Member Services

Telemedicine Benefit with Virtuwoof - Virtuwoof, an MN-based veterinary telemedicine provider, offers MVMA members an exclusive cost savings benefit of a $99/month subscription (normally $149), plus your first 30 days free!* This MVMA exclusive benefit represents a 33% savings per month off of our standard rate, and an annual value of over $650 to your practice on the subscription fee alone. Learn More!

Sjoberg & Tebelius - Attorneys with experience in the veterinary profession are available to provide a brief complimentary consultation regarding your practice's office practices and procedures pertaining to COVID-19.

Wells Fargo Practice Finance
Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Information Sheet

U.S. Bank
Payment Solutions