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SAGE Publishing partners with the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry to publish Journal of Veterinary Dentistry

March 15, 2016

SAGE Publishing is pleased to announce that it has begun publishing the Journal of Veterinary Dentistry (JOVD)the official journal of the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry (F4VD), the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry (AVD) and the American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC).

"I believe our readership will be very pleased with our new partnership with SAGE Publishing,” commented Editor John R. Lewis, VMD, FAVD, DAVDC. “With a proven track record in providing high-quality publications to both the veterinary and dental fields, SAGE comes highly recommended by editors of these publications. As a member of the Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry and as new Editor of the publication now in its 33rd year, I look forward to the opportunities that SAGE provides the Journal of Veterinary Dentistry."

Addressing the oral health of pets to wildlife and zoo animals, the quarterly journal publishes articles on the medical and surgical aspects of veterinary dentistry as well as:

  • Anatomy
  • Restorations
  • Crowns
  • Endodontics
  • Orthodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Laboratory animal dentistry
  • Dental and oral biology
  • Large animal topics
  • Human research (when relevant to veterinary dental science and practice)

“Since its inception in 1983, the Journal of Veterinary Dentistry has furthered the practice, study and awareness of animal dental care worldwide,” commented Bob Howard, Vice President of Journals, SAGE Publishing. “We are pleased to support this highly-regarded publication and further enhance its position as the journal of record in the field.”

JOVD accept articles, letters, news items and announcements. For more information, click here.

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Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE is a leading international provider of innovative, high-quality content publishing more than 900 journals and over 800 new books each year, spanning a wide range of subject areas. Our growing selection of library products includes archives, data, case studies and video. SAGE remains majority owned by our founder and after her lifetime will become owned by a charitable trust that secures the company’s continued independence. Principal offices are located in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, Washington DC and Melbourne.

The Foundation for Veterinary Dentistry (F4VD) is an organization of veterinarians and other health professionals who have an interest in veterinary dentistry. The Foundation conducts fund-raising activities and provides grants for veterinary dental research. F4VD publishes the quarterly Journal of Veterinary Dentistry. You can subscribe to the Journal by becoming a member of the Foundation.

The Academy of Veterinary Dentistry (AVD) was formed to recognize those individuals who dedicate a significant part of their professional activities to the practice of, instruction of, or research in veterinary dentistry. The Academy is dedicated to the continued improvement of practice standards and knowledge in veterinary dentistry. We further these goals by encouraging instruction and research at Veterinary Medical Educational Institutions and by sharing our knowledge and experience with practitioners through continuing education programs.

The American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC) is the clinical specialist organization for veterinary dentists, recognized by the American Board of Veterinary Specialties of the American Veterinary Medical Association. For more information on AVDC visit

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