The professions of Veterinary Medicine and Chiropractic are regulated by their corresponding governing bodies. Each province/state has a regulatory college established by legislation. Please see appropriate college for detailed information regarding legislation regarding the practice of animal chiropractic in your state/province.
Regulatory colleges of are responsible for protecting the public, setting standards of practice, assuring quality of care is maintained, evaluating and promoting competency and handling disciplinary issues etc.
Animal Chiropractors, whether Doctors of Veterinary Medicine or Chiropractic, are regulated under their own corresponding professional colleges and must abide by the standards set out by their profession.