…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!

“EVSSAR still e-live”, 23rd EVSSAR CONGRESS, 1-2 October 2021

It is a great pleasure to announce the 23rd EVSSAR congress, which will be held on-line! As usual, speakers from different specialist fields will present the latest news about developments in the field of small animal reproduction.

In our 2021 online congress we will continue the European and global scientific discussion, as well as the exchange of ideas after the long pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


The Scientific Committee of the 23rd EVSSAR Congress invites you to submit abstracts about carnivore, laboratory, and exotic animal reproduction. All abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee. Selected abstracts will be presented as short communications.

Abstract submission will be open until 15th of June 2021!

Click here for the 1st Call for Abstracts.

Please submit your abstract online. The link to access the system is:  https://afea.eventsair.com/evssar/evssar-presentation-portal 

Guidelines for the authors can be found here or at this link: http://www.evssar.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/International-23rd-EVSSAR-ONLINE-Congress_Guidelines.pdf.


To register and attend the congress please follow the link: https://afea.eventsair.com/evssar/registration

Click here for the first announcement of the congress

24th EVSSAR Congress in a Joint Meeting with the 9th Quadrennial International Symposium on Canine and Feline Reproduction, Milan (I) – NEW DATE

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


Dear Colleagues,

The 2021 ISCFR-EVSSAR Congress is postponed because of Covid-19 and will be held in Milan, Italy, from June 30th to July 2nd, 2022.

LOOK TO THE FUTURE and think to a new beginning: let’s meet in Milan in 2022!!!

You can contact us for any questions: iscfr-evssar2020@mvcongressi.it

Department of Reproduction at Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences – Post Doc Position

The Department of Reproduction at Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences and Leading Research Group “InnoWet” welcomes to apply for Post Doc Position regarding EU-funded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowship in 2021 (MSCA-PF-2021)!

Please click on the Jobs menu of our site or on this link for more details.  

ACCESS TO RDA – Technical problem

Dear EVSSAR members, 

Access to RDA from the Library is not working these days due to technical problems. Our webmaster is working hard to make everything working as soon as possible.

Thank you for your understanding!

Doctoral School in Wroclaw – Call for PhD students

The Doctoral School in Wroclaw announces the call for PhD student on-line applications, for PhD study under the co-supervision of prof. Alain Fontbonne and prof. Wojciech Niżański.

The subject of PhD is “ Mechanisms of reproductive aging – studies on domestic dog (Canis familiaris) as model animal“. Deadline: May 31st.

More details can be found here.

A new selection of papers is available for EVSSAR members in the Library

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

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

2021: Online, 1-2 October 2021

2022: Milan (IT), XXIII EVSSAR congress, as a joint meeting with the 9th Quadrennial ISCFRTo be announced

2022: To be announced

2023: To be announced

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!