The TVMF celebrates, embraces, and encourages the understanding of the special role animals play in our lives.

The Foundation provides financial support for projects such as education programs for the public and the veterinary community, wellness programs and assistance for the veterinary community, and the Tennessee Animal Hall of Fame which has recognized special pets and humans for the more than 20 years. The Foundation assists the next generation of veterinarians through scholarships. The Foundation provides support for organizations that encourage the improvement of relationships between man and animals.