Interview with Dr. Kibble – New York City Veterinarian

Is Dr. Kibble your real name? 🙂 Hi! Excited to introduce myself to the iloveveterinary community! My name is Katja Braun Lang and my initials are KBL. So naturally when someone nicknamed me Dr. Kibble it stuck! I work at Heart of Chelsea Animal Hospital which is located in lower Manhattan. I live in Brooklyn with my husband, turtle named …

Why I Love Veterinary Medicine- By Natasha Boycheva

What is veterinary medicine? Why is it so special and precious? The simplest explanation is that veterinary medicine is a branch of medicine that deals with the healthcare of animals. But it is so much more! Veterinary medicine deals with prevention, diagnostics, treatment of diseases, injuries, behavioral disorders and a lot more challenging subjects. Veterinary science helps humans through monitoring, …

Facing the Difficulties of the Veterinary Profession Marlena Veterinary adventures

Facing the Difficulties of the Veterinary Profession

We all know that Vets, Vet students, Vet techs and everybody else involved in the veterinary field is facing hard times sometimes. Unfortunately, the veterinary profession is one of the fields where there is a high suicide rate. We would like to change this! Help each other in the difficult times! Stay together and reach out to someone! Ask your …

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Female Vs. Male Veterinary Doctors

Female Vs. Male Veterinary Doctors

College student population Veterinary medicine and all of its branches are soon to be a female-dominant profession. While the current workforce in all fields of veterinary medicine constitutes of approximately 55% male and 45% female practitioners, the college student population tells a different story. In the United States in the late 80’s male applicants that wanted to participate in a …

Natalia Strokowska DVM Vet

Natalia Strokowska- DVM MRCVS and a TEDx Speaker

Short introduction Natalia Strokowska, DVM, MRCVS, Non-domesticated animal specialist, PhD Candidate at Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland. Business owner and entrepreneur. I teach Medical English to vets and students (www.veterinaryenglish.com) and organize exotic pet conferences and workshops (www.furryvets.com). I used to work and volunteer on five continents and visited 71 countries. I love travelling in the footsteps of animals …