Journal Submissions

The mission of the Journal of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association (JAHVMA) is to publish accurate and timely scientific and technical information pertaining to the practice of complementary, alternative, holistic, and/or integrative veterinary medicine.

JAHVMA is a peer‐reviewed publication with a target audience of veterinarians in clinical practice and their practice team members. Manuscripts submitted should be of value to the veterinary practitioner and their practice team, related to clinical practice, or both.

Preference is given to comprehensive review papers, scientific reports of original studies, retrospective studies, and well‐documented case studies (i.e., case reports or case series).

Manuscript Guidelines

JAHVMA Instructions for Authors

Standard Abbreviations

Image Requirements (Photos Graphs, etc.)

Submission Forms

When submitting a manuscript, please include the following forms:

Manuscript Submission Form

Authors’ Degrees and Contact Information


Please contact the editor, Shelley Epstein, VMD, at with any questions.