Celebrating With These 8 Best Gifts for Vet Receptionist Week

When is Vet Receptionist Week?

Every year during the last full week of April, pet hospitals worldwide honor their customer service workers during Vet Receptionist Week. Every year, we celebrate this event during the last week of April.

Visitors frequently interact with veterinary receptionists in animal hospitals. They are very important individuals, and we should appreciate them whenever we get a chance.

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What is Veterinary Receptionist Week All About?

During veterinary visits, receptionists are a pet family’s first and last point of contact. The care and communication they offer are priceless. Information frequently passes through veterinary receptionists to clients, doctors, and support workers.

It used to be possible to consider working at the front desk of an animal hospital as a stepping stone to another position in the veterinary industry. Even though it is still the case for some people today, others choose to work in veterinary reception. 

A successful animal hospital can point to a devoted, diligent, and sympathetic receptionist who has been working for the business for many years. A person like this will frequently significantly impact why customers come back year after year and occasionally pet after pet.

The ability of someone in this position to truly “make a difference” in a pet’s life is amazing. Owners of pets frequently confide in veterinary receptionists information they do not feel comfortable disclosing to other medical personnel. Veterinarian receptionists have a unique platform to promote pets’ health and welfare because they are on the “front lines.”

We, therefore, observe the final full week of April each year as Veterinary Receptionist Week, coinciding with the customary Secretaries Week (Administrative Professionals Week). This is a unique moment to honor customer service staff at animal hospitals and other veterinary facilities.

Every year, during the third week of October, many people are aware of and participate in the wonderful Veterinary Technician Week. We think it’s crucial to allocate aside time for the receptionists, who comprise the other part of the veterinary support personnel. 

Since it allows for a successful balance to Vet Tech Week, we also see this as an opportunity to strengthen relationships between the many departments at veterinary clinics. Every year during the final full week of April, the veterinary receptionists a “Happy Receptionist Week.” Let’s express our gratitude to these important team members!

Some of Our Favorite Veterinary Receptionist Quotes

There are many quotes, but the following are our favorites;

  • “I’m trying to be a fantastic veterinarian receptionist today. Still, I’m worn out from yesterday because I was such a fantastic veterinarian receptionist,
  • “Please don’t make me speak in the voice of a veterinary receptionist.”
  • “I work as a vet receptionist. I’m not a magician, but I can understand how perplexed you may be.”
  • “Remain composed and let the vet’s receptionist handle it.”
  • “Nothing frightens me because I’m a mother and a veterinarian receptionist.”
  • “Like riding a bike, being a vet receptionist requires balance. But the bicycle is ablaze. You’re burning up. There is fire everywhere.”

What Does a Receptionist at a Vet Do Exactly?

A veterinary receptionist at a vet’s office handles various administrative tasks, including taking calls, opening mail, scheduling appointments, interacting with patients, and frequently taking payments from them after their appointments. The following is a summary of a vet receptionist job description;

  • Sincerely greeting and welcoming patients.
  • Answering the phone and responding to emails.
  • Scheduling appointments using the provided software.
  • Notifying the on-call veterinarian of any situations that demand immediate attention.
  • Providing bills for medical care and prescription drugs following each appointment.
  • Taking payments and checking them after each consultation.
  • Notifying the on-call veterinarian of any potential animal cruelty or neglect.
  • Monitoring the supply of items for sale and restocking them as necessary.
  • Controlling the sale of the practice’s inventory.
  • Coordinating with laboratories and courier providers to ensure timely collection and delivery of samples.

How Much Does a Vet Receptionist Get Paid?

Many wonder how much is a vet receptionist pay? In the United States, the expected yearly income for a veterinary receptionist is around $39,015, with an average pay of about $37,205. These figures show the median, or the midpoint of the ranges, from our unique total pay estimate methodology based on data about wages gathered from our users. 

The extra compensation is worth approximately $1,811 annually. Cash bonuses, commissions, tips, and profit sharing are all possible forms of additional remuneration. The values in the “Most Likely Range” fall between the 25th and the 75th percentile of all the payment information that is currently available for this role.

Vet Receptionist Week Gift Ideas From I Love Veterinary’s Store

The veterinary receptionist’s attentive work is essential to a veterinary clinic’s efficient operation. They represent the veterinary clinic, and like every other employee, they merit praise for their excellent work. You can find the best presents for Vet Receptionist Day and Vet Receptionist Week.

You may have a close friendship with the receptionist who greets you with a grin after being a devoted visitor at your neighborhood veterinarian clinic for years. When your pets are ill or because they constantly give you and your furry buddy the best customer service, you might want to thank the veterinarian receptionist with a gift.

If you work in a veterinary clinic, you know that the receptionist puts in a lot of effort and has excellent interpersonal, customer service, and organizational abilities. It is crucial to recognize their contribution and express your admiration for them; you can do this at any moment by buying a present.

All our products come in different designs, which we can print on different products; also, you can find more products and designs in our store. Let’s look at the eight gifts you can give a veterinarian receptionist.

Vet Receptionist Because Badass Miracle Worker isn’t an Official Job Title Cotton Tote Bag

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Available colors: Black, royal blue, navy, and red

Material: Cotton

Unisex gift: Yes


Do you like tote bags? Everyone owns at least one tote bag since they are helpful and functional. This tote bag is ideal for a receptionist at a vet clinic. You will find it beautiful, and it is also a unisex gift.

It is ideal for transporting school supplies like textbooks, notebooks, and other necessities for the office. Even supermarket shopping is possible with this adorable tote bag. This bag is available in different colors; black, royal blue, navy and red. It has a durable cotton material.

It is a bag that is an ideal gift for a vet receptionist for Christmas, World Veterinary Day, and Vet Tech Week gifts in the workplace. With our designs, you can show everyone how proud you are of your veterinarian career while using tote bags for weekend get-togethers. 

Purchase this cotton tote bag from I Love Veterinary, and then watch as people stare at your bag and comment on how adorable it is. 

Discover more awesome totes for veterinary professionals like doctors, technicians, students, and receptionists! There are no cooler presents for veterinary professionals, students, or technicians! It is the best gift for anyone working in the veterinary sector to show your staff how much you appreciate them.

Payment Option

You can purchase this tote bag through Shop Pay and find an appropriate payment method.

Stainless Steel Pen – Engraved With Your Name

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Material: Stainless steel

Ink color: Red, blue, and black

Refillable ink available: Yes

Unisex gift: Yes


For one thing, veterinary receptionists give a lot of thought to their pens. Everyone has a favorite pen; if you take the vet receptionist’s favorite pen, things can get out of hand quickly. 

We suggest you buy your veterinary receptionists an engraved pen similar to this one! With this, they can never misplace their favorite pen! We can engrave their name on this personalized pen. Any veterinary professional would love it, but receptionists and technicians would love it more! It is a unisex gift. It is available in red, blue, and black colors.

With your name engraved on it, no one will dare borrow it. The stainless steel ballpoint pen is refillable. If you require refills, please get in touch with us.

Payment Option

You can buy this pen through Shop Pay and find an appropriate payment method.

I Love Veterinary Gift Card

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Unisex gift: Yes


Not sure what to get someone else for a present? With a Veterinary gift card, you can give them the gift of their choice. We send gift cards to recipients via email, along with instructions on how to use them. 

Monetary Denominations

They come in different monetary denominations. These include; 

  • $20.00
  • $25.00
  • $30.00
  • $35.00
  • $50.00
  • $70.00
  • $100.00
  • Or we can create a value according to your needs

Payment Options

There are no additional processing costs for our gift cards. These gift cards are unisex, and you can purchase them using google pay.

Dog Pulse With Paw Print – Women’s Sneakers

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Styles: Women’s sneakers – black – black sole, Women’s sneakers – white – white sole

Sizes: US5 (EU35) to US12 (EU44)

Colors: Black and white

Installment option: Available


Any veterinary staff member must have secure, reliable, and comfortable sneakers. The veterinary receptionist might need to go from one room to another to obtain the appropriate supplies, paperwork, or a veterinarian.

Our sneakers come in various colors (black and white) and animal-themed patterns, making them the ideal present for any veterinary receptionist! They are available in different styles:

  • Women’s sneakers – black – black sole
  • Women’s sneakers – white – white sole

The ideal gift for animal lovers is these Dog Pulse with Paw Print – Women’s Sneakers! You require this supremely comfy footwear to brighten your hard days at the clinic! Wear them, and you’ll feel as comfortable as floating on clouds! They are available in the following sizes;

US5 (EU35) to US12 (EU44).

They are also appropriate for veterinary students beginning their careers at the clinic! Or simply strolling around campus and attending lectures all day. You’ll want to wear these unusual sneakers everywhere if you purchase them!

They have a mesh fabric that breathes well and is lightweight for maximum comfort and performance. It offers a snug fit provided by the lace-up fastening. It has superior durability and traction thanks to the EVA sole.

Payment Option

You can buy these sneakers through Shop Pay and find an appropriate payment method.

Vet Receptionist Pawprint Unisex T-Shirt

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Sizes: S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL, and 6XL

Colors: black, Fuschia, denim, brown, purple, red, royal blue, green, navy, charcoal, and burgundy

Installment option: Available

Unisex gift: Yes


Our t-shirts with veterinary quotations and graphics are a fantastic way for veterinary workers to demonstrate their enthusiasm for the field! Every veterinary receptionist must have one of our t-shirts in their closet. The graphic “Wife, Mom, Vet Receptionist, Boss” is perfect for Mother’s Day or Women’s Day.

These t-shirts are a perfect unisex gift and are available in black, Fuschia, denim, brown, purple, red, royal blue, green, navy, charcoal, and burgundy. They are also available in many sizes, including; S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, 5XL, and 6XL.

You can personalize T-shirts with a picture of Fido to give them a unique flair! Using this Pawprint Unisex T-shirt design, you may proudly display your pride in being a vet receptionist. At work, put on this woman’s t-shirt to amuse your coworkers with some vet humor. 

This is one of the best presents for your veterinary staff on Vet Receptionist week, Employee Appreciation Day, Vet Tech Week, or World Veterinary Day. Your favorite outfit to put on after your scrubs are this one! For anybody who loves their job in veterinary medicine, a special design! 

It can also be good for any special event, including a birthday, mother’s day, father’s day, Christmas, or any other holiday. Discover more amusing t-shirts for veterinary professionals like doctors, nurses, technicians, receptionists, and students! 

Payment Option

You can buy this product with Shop Pay, where you can find a payment option that suits you best. 

Vet Receptionist Paw Print Sticker

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Colors: White matte and white glossy

Installment option: Available

Unisex gift: Yes


Vinyl is a requirement in making the Vet Receptionist Paw Print sticker sturdy. Any animal lover or veterinary receptionist will like it, especially during veterinary receptionist appreciation week! 

You can also buy it during Christmas, World Veterinary Day, Vet Tech Week, or any other occasion! You can stick it to any smooth surface, including your laptop, automobile, furniture, and walls. 

Because it is waterproof, you can remove the sticker from most surfaces without leaving any adhesive residue. These Vinyl decals have outline cuts that are simple to remove, waterproof and durable. After three years, you can remove them from most surfaces without leaving any traces. This sticker’s printing and processing take place in the United States.

Payment Option

These stickers are available in two colors; white matte and white glossy. They are a unisex gift that you can buy with Shop Pay, where you find a payment option that is best for you.

Tattooed Vet Receptionist Full Color Mug

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Colors: Black

Installment option: Available

Unisex gift: Yes


Are you trying to find the present ideal gift for a vet receptionist? Would you like to help them celebrate Veterinary Receptionist Week in style? Tumblers and mugs are an excellent gift set because recipients may use the tumbler for takeout beverages and the mugs for coffee at home or the veterinarian’s office. It can also be a nice unisex gift bundle for a coffee enthusiast!

For your veterinary receptionist, we may engrave their name beneath the artwork. The best gift for any vet receptionist is this tattooed vet receptionist full-color mug. With its distinctive design and content, this mug of exceptional quality will grab the interest of friends and family. 

You can also give it as a gift during Christmas, birthdays, Vet Tech Appreciation Week, or any other special occasion. 

Each mug is expertly wrapped, packed, and quickly delivered to any location. We make every effort to maintain the best possible quality in our products and to ensure that they satisfy and delight our consumers. We employ cutting-edge technology to produce premium sublimation mugs for you.

Payment Option

It is available in black only, and you can buy it through Shop Pay. There you will find a suitable payment option.

Dog Mom Necklace With Your Or Your Pet’s Name

Colors: Gold, rose gold, or silver

Installment option: Available

Discount: 16%

Customization option: Available


One of our necklaces is the best present for a female veterinary receptionist who likes to ‘wear her job’ wherever she goes. Our designer necklaces feature a heart pendant or a dog tag with a motif for zoologists and animal enthusiasts. To make it even more unique, you might engrave her name on it.

It’s important to know the receptionist’s unique style and preferences before making any jewelry purchases. Maybe she’s not the type to wear jewelry! But don’t worry; we have seven options, so there’s something for everyone! We can also customize the necklace to your liking.

Additionally, you can alter the fit thanks to its 17-inch (43.2-centimeter) adjustable chain and 3-inch (7.6-centimeter) extension chain. And if that weren’t enough, it even comes in a luxurious black jewelry box for packaging.

To fine-tune the fit, we include a 17-inch (43.2-centimeter) adjustable chain with a 3-inch (7.6-centimeter) extension chain (total length = chain + charm).  Each necklace comes in a classy black jewelry box. Currently, this product is selling at a 16% discount.

Payment Option

You can buy it through Shop Pay and select your preferred payment method. Take advantage of the discount today!

Vet Receptionist Because Badass Miracle Worker isn’t an Official Job Title Men’s Hoodie

Colors: Black, charcoal gray, burgundy, denim blue, forest green, navy, royal blue, and heather gray

Installment option: Available


Since “Badass Miracle Worker” isn’t an actual work title, your vet receptionist can utilize it this Vet Receptionist Week to declare their pride in being a vet receptionist. This is a uniform hoodie style. When they wear this unisex hoodie to work, they can amuse their coworkers with jokes about veterans. 

It is available in black, charcoal gray, burgundy, denim blue, forest green, navy, royal blue, and heather gray. The sizes available are S, M, L, XL, 2XL, and 3XL. 

Payment Option

You can purchase this hoodie through Shop Pay and select your preferred mode of payment.

Vet Receptionists Were Created Because Animals Need Heroes Too Crewneck Sweatshirt

Colors: Black, purple, asphalt gray, red, and navy

Installment option: Available

Unisex gift: Yes

As a vet receptionist, wearing this sweatshirt is a terrific way to display your enthusiasm. Show how much you love animals or amuse your friends and coworkers with some veterinarian humor while wearing a crewneck sweatshirt. 

It is ideal for anybody who loves their job in veterinary medicine. Clothing makes the ideal gift for every special event, including Christmas, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and birthdays. It is available in black, purple, asphalt gray, red, and navy. The available sizes include; S, M, L, XL, 2XL, and 3XL. 

Payment Option

You can buy your sweatshirt through Shop Pay and find an appropriate payment method.

Coming Soon 

We are also working on a candle design that will be ready in time for Veterinary Reception week, with the wording ‘Vet Receptionist’s last nerve: look, it is on fire.’ As soon as they are ready to order, we’ll update the information here.

Discounts and Bulk Orders From ILV’s Store

We offer a special discount when you buy 10+ products, personalization, and custom designs. When you purchase our products in bulk, you don’t need to worry about the shipping cost, it is on us. We also have discounts for specific products, like currently, you can buy the Dog Mom Necklace With Your Pet’s Name with a 16% discount.

You can also get your free, no-obligation quote today, tailored to your individual requirements.

We may also add your logo, name, and other product customizations. We offer free size exchanges, although this doesn’t apply to personalized products. With us, you should be sure of 100% satisfaction. If something does not meet your standards, we will exchange it.

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Happy Veterinary Receptionist Week!

Veterinary receptionists are employees we should commend for their dedication to clients and animals. There is little question that you will dazzle the veterinary receptionist if you buy one of our gift options for her. 

Additionally, you can plan a group present for their birthdays and other significant events! Are you trying to find a gift to give a vet? Check out our top veterinary gifts!