...the largest Society for Small Animal Reproduction in Europe and brings together veterinary scientists and practitioners. EVSSAR aims to support continuing education of veterinary students and veterinarians, support research and to provide help and resources related to dog, cat and other small animals reproduction. If you are interested in Small Animal Reproduction you are invited to become a member!

Elections 2017

We are pleased to announce that Tuire Tamminen (Finland) and Andrea Del Carro (France) have been elected as new members of EVSSAR Board! Congratulations!

Ragnvi Hagman (Sweden) and Catherine Lefevre (Belgium) left the Board as they both completed their six-year service. Ragnvi was elected as the President of EVSSAR in 2013 and remained till 2017. Catherine served the Board as Secretary and from 2016 as Vice President. All the EVSSAR members would like to thank them for their hard work all these years!

George Mantziaras (Greece) and Sebastian Arlt (Germany) are the new President and Vice President of EVSSAR Board respectively.

EVSSAR Course: Reproduction in companion animals Part I, 2017 "Physiology and pathology in females and artificial insemination"

Τhe EVSSAR course 1 "Physiology and pathology in females and artificial insemination", will be held in Wroclaw (Poland) from 9th to 13th of October 2017. Course master is Prof. W. Nijanski.

The program can be seen here.

Registration fees can be seen here.

Here you can find informations about accommodation.

More details ...

University main Building wro2 wro3

"WSAVA Precongress day (24th September 2017): Small animal reproduction and beyond - daily problems and trouble shooting"


EVSSAR Scholarship Grants

We have the great pleasure to announce that EVSSAR members can apply for a scholarship grant for the EVSSAR course in Wroclaw (see above). You need to be a member for minimum one year. The grant will consist of a 50% reduction of the course fee. Application deadline: August 31th 2017.


EVSSAR Research Grants

We are happy to announce another call for applications for EVSSAR Research Grants!

The grants are open to all EVSSAR members (minimum membership is one year, except board members and their affiliates). Only one grant in 3 years is possible! Application deadline: October 31th 2017.


Vaginal smear project

Please visit the members' area of the library for an update!

Ovulation timing – a survey among experts

In another project small animal repro experts were asked how they do timing of ovulation in bitches. Here you can see the answers!

Thank you all for participation!

A New selection of papers (updated August 2017) is available for EVSSAR members in the Library

  • Gynaecology
  • Pregnancy/Parturition
  • Andrology
  • Neonatology/prenatology
  • Spermatology
  • Mammary physiology and pathology
  • Contraception
  • Biotechnology and Assisted Reproduction

 20th EVSSAR Congress, Vienna, Austria 29th June - 1st July

Dear members, dear colleagues, the 20th EVSSAR Congress was successfully held at Vienna (Austria) from June 29th to July 1st 2017.

The scientific program can be seen here.

Vienna 2017

Hosting an EVSSAR Congress - Call for Expression of Interest

Delegates that wish to organize and host an EVSSAR congress in  2019, and 2020, are kindly welcomed to apply for it, and express their interest using this form .

All applications should be send to George Mantziaras (gmantziaras@yahoo.com) and they will be evaluated by the Board.

Read the latest news about EVSSAR:

Newsletter August 2017

Newsletter March 2017

Newsletter November 2016

Newsletter January 2016