Le Point Veterinaire Italie S.r.l. (PVI)

Le Point Vétérinaire Italie Srl (PVI) is specialized in veterinary medicine, livestock, public health and food safety fields. We gained many operators` confidence, becoming leader publishers and reference point for the whole home market. The Publishing House catalogue also numbers `Allevare - il Canile moderno`, a quarterly magazine for dog breeders, `Veterinaria Pratica Equina`, a quarterly horse magazine, `Professione Suinicoltore`, a monthly magazine addressed to swine breeders, `Professione Avicunicoltore`, for poultry and rabbit breeders, and `Allevare gatti`, the biannual for cat lovers.

Company details

Via Medardo Rosso, 11 , Milano , 20159 Italy

Locations Served

Business Type:
Publishing company
Industry Type:
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)

Main activity involves spreading – via magazines, books and papers - the latest scientific acquisitions in agricolture, livestock, veterinary medicine, food safety and publich health field, to bear out professional men in their work. A vocational training programme activity, recently making use of new technologies such as a specific web platform.

The Publishing House places its oganization and resources at disposal for veterinary surgeons, breeders, public health operators and students, with the aim of createing services to assist them in new and daily challenges.

We entered Italian market in 1992, when two historic magazines were acquired: 'Summa' and 'Professione allevatore'.
The first one is a veterinary monthly magazine, now separated into two different versions devoted to a specific line: “Summa Small Animals” and “Summa Large Animals”. The second one, “Professione Allevatore” addresses instead to bovine breeders.

'La Settimana Veterinaria', the first weekly professional magazine for veterinary surgeons in Italy, was born in 1994 together with the 'Dizionario del Medicinale Veterinario', a daily reference tool now ran to ninth edition.

In 2011 Le Point Vétérinaire Italie acquired 'Alimenti & Bevande', a monthly magazine and reference point addressed to public veterinary surgeons, hygienist physicians, food safety professionals and food industry operators.

Finally, we supervise 'Argomenti S.I.Ve.M.P.', official organ of the Italian Public Health Veterinary Surgeons’ Union, and 'Praxis', the historical Bayer magazine.

The bookstore

Le Point Vétérinaire Italie boasts a full catalogue of new, “historic” and forthcoming titles (see “PVI books and papers” on the right).

Besides specific veterinarian volumes, the production comprises two series of practical manuals for breeders and the series “PVI Accademia”, with universitary texts for the course of degree in Veterinary Medicine and related.

Public health and food safety books are available too.

The Subscribers’ Club

A well tested tool that allows our subscribers to have many opportunities.
The Club members can inquire about congresses and training courses, attending at easy terms; they can buy at a discount books in our wide international on line bookstore; take advantage of exclusive services for professional or private activities at companies, societies and public bodies conventionated.

The Club now is divided into two “sections”: for the veterinary surgeons
(exactly Club del Veterinario, characterised by the Vetcard, a service card) and for breeders and similar professional figures.

Would you like to meet us?

Le Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l. address is 11st Medardo Rosso Street, 20159 Milan, Italy, (nearby 'Porta Garibaldi' Railway Station, underground line M2 or 'Zara Station' line M3).