The purpose of the Hawaii Veterinary Medical Association
To promote professional improvement and excellence by providing the framework for the exchange of ideas and information in the field of veterinary medicine.
To foster high ethical standards in the profession of veterinary medicine.
To coordinate efforts in the performance of veterinary services to organizations and the community-at-large.
To improve the methods of treating disease and injuries of all domestic animals.
To elevate the standard of integrity, honor, and courtesy in the veterinary profession.
To promote the spirit of community among the members of the veterinary profession.
To educate the public in the prevention of cruelty to animals.