How to retrieve your E Coggins

To Create an Owner Account:

  1. Go to
  2. Click on the Create an Account button in the upper right hand corner of the screen.
  3. Choose Owner from the drop-down menu.
  4. Enter your email address. After the system checks that you have entered a valid email address (as entered into the system by your veterinarian) you will receive a temporary password. Leave this window open or record the password for later use.
  5. An email will be generated and sent to you. Click on the link within the email and enter the temporary password to access your account. The link will be valid for 30 minutes. If you are unable to click on it and complete the steps within 30 minutes, simply repeat Steps 1-4.
  6. At the prompts, setup a new user name and password. Use this new username and password to login to your MyVetLink account in the future.

Retrieving Your Coggins Certificate:

  1. After logging in to your MyVetLink account, you will need to click on the Certificates menu on the left hand side of the screen.
  2. Click on View Certificates.
  3. If you would like to view or print your certificate, click on the Print button or on the link with the EIA- number associated with it, as seen in the main screen. Your certificate will open into the Adobe Reader and you may print from this program.

Changing your Personal Information:‚Äč

  1. If you would like to update any personal information, such as your address, or phone, you will need to click on Profile.
  2. To change your password, click on Update Password, then enter both your old password and your new password in the boxes provided. Please note that both Passwords and Usernames are case sensitive. If you are having trouble logging in, check to ensure that your caps lock is not on.
  3. Passwords must be at least 7 characters long and include the following:

at least one number
at least one letter
at least one special character. The # and the - sign cannot be used in a password. Examples of acceptable characters include: !,@,,*,%,$)

Trouble Shooting
If you are unable to access your Coggins please double check that the email you are attempting to login with is the same one that you provided to us. You can call the clinic during normal business hours to confirm the email we have on file.

Please remember that your Coggins may not be available for up to three (3) days after it is submitted.

If you are still having trouble please contact Hoof & Paw.

Hoof & Paw Veterinary Service, Inc.