…the largest Society for Small Animal Reproduction in Europe and brings together veterinary scientists and practitioners. EVSSAR  is ISO 9001 certified and 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!

Dear Breeders, our ReproVet Map may assist you to find your Repro Vet!

23rd EVSSAR Congress in a Joint Meeting with the 9th Quadrennial International Symposium on Canine and Feline Reproduction, Milan (I), June 24-27, 2020 


The 9th Quadrennial INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON CANINE AND FELINE REPRODUCTION in a Joint Meeting with the XXIII European Veterinary Society for Small Animal Reproduction Congress will be held at Milan

Carnivore reproduction is a fast-evolving and exciting topic! 

We would like now to invite you to submit “Late Breaking Abstracts” for presentation at the ISCFR-EVSSAR 2020 in Milan June 24th-27th, 2020. This is a unique opportunity to share your most recent achievements. Submission deadline is February 1st, 2020. Send your abstract to iscfr.evssar2020abstracts@gmail.com

For submission guidelines please click here!

Registration is open!

List of suggested hotels!

For further details please visit the ISCFR-2020 webpage or click here

Questions about registering for the symposium should be directed to the Organizing Secretariat: iscfr-evssar2020@mvcongressi.it

Small animal reproduction EVSSAR course II, Hannover, Germany

The 2nd EVSSAR course will be held at Hannover, Germany from  5th to 9th of October 2020. Course master: Prof. Sandra Goericke-Pesch.

Save the date and stay tuned for more details!

ACT conference 2020

The Society for Theriogenology and American College of Theriogenologists issue a call for research and case abstracts to be presented at the annual Therio Conference July 22 – 25, 2020 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Application deadline is February 1, 2020.

Please see the SFT website for the details for submission at the link below


New in the library

  • Proceedings of the 22nd EVSSAR Congress, Berlin, Germany, 2019
  • Newsletter September 2019
  • Selected papers June 2019

You are welcomed to visit the password protected area of the library!

New positions available at Vetsuisse Faculty,
University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

A postdoctoral position is available in the Group of Reproductive Biology of the Institute of Veterinary Anatomy.

A Research and Teaching Associate Position is available in the Institute of Veterinary Anatomy.

Please click here for details.

EVSSAR course, Reproduction in companion animals Part I, 2019, “Physiology and pathology in females and artificial insemination”

Τhe EVSSAR course “Small Animal Reproduction I”, took place at Wrocław, Poland, 7-11 October 2019! The course was once more successful, with 28 participants from 14 different countries, and perfectly organized by Prof. W. Nijanski and his excellent team!




Future EVSSAR Congresses

2020: Milan (IT), XXIII EVSSAR congress, as a joint meeting with the 9th Quadrennial ISCFR

2021: Nantes (FR), XXIV EVSSAR congress as a joint meeting with ESDAR

2022: Athens (GR), XXV EVSSAR congress

2023: Israel, XXVI EVSSAR congress

A New selection of papers (June 2019) is available for EVSSAR members in the Library

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

FECAVA, FVE Position Paper on breeding healthy dogs: the effect of selective breeding on the health and welfare of dogs

EVSSAR, the largest Veterinary Society on small animal reproduction, plays a leading role in highlighting the impact of extreme breeding in dogs. Therefore, our Society, an associate member of FECAVA, supports the Position Paper launched in June 2018 by FVE/FECAVA on healthy Breeding!

 Reproduction in Domestic Animals Journal On-line!

EVSSAR members have full on-line access to all the Issues the Journal of Reproduction that are published from January 2018!

Please visit the restricted area of the Library!