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Becoming A Veterinary Technician – By Nicole LaForest

By: Nicole LaForest-Mayo BSc., LVT, RVT, CCFT Becoming a veterinary technician was one of the hardest things I have ever done, and many who have gone through the process would agree. For me, I entered college to become a veterinary technician at a pivotal time in our industry. I attended a distance-learning, at your own pace, program which was viewed …

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Most Unique Gifts for Vet Techs

Vet Tech Appreciation Week is coming really soon so we made a list of 7 gift ideas for this special event. You can surprise your colleagues or friends that are veterinary technician professionals and make them feel special for the occasion. Check out these unique gifts for vet techs. 1. Jewelry Surprise your favorite vet tech with a fancy jewelry …

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Everything you need to know about being a vet tech veterinary technician

Everything you need to know about being a Vet Tech

What is a Vet Tech What is like being a vet tech? A veterinary technician is a certified professional in the field of veterinary technology who provides technical support for veterinarians in the process of patient care. Besides veterinarians, a vet tech is equally involved in the care of patients in veterinary hospitals and represents a valuable team member and …

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VET TECH APPRECIATION WEEK

The Vet Tech Appreciation Week or the National Vet Tech Week represents an annual tradition in celebrating the Vet Tech profession. For now, this vet tech week is celebrated only in the US, but as the profession grows each year it won’t be a miracle if other countries join the celebration as well. The tradition started in June 1993 when …

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Vet Tech Superheroes

Vet tech superheroes infographic about all the duties they have. A veterinary technician is a certified professional in the field of veterinary technology who provides technical support for veterinarians in the process of patient care. Besides veterinarians, a vet tech is equally involved in the care of patients in veterinary hospitals and represents a valuable team member and irreplaceable asset. …

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Veterinary Coloring Books

Except for being an amusing activity, coloring and drawing can actually help you remember something you want. Many researchers claim that using coloring or drawing of objects of interest is a great strategy to enhance your memory. This time we will present some veterinary coloring books, primarily useful for veterinary students, but besides them, professionals in the field can also …

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Why Ambulatory Veterinary Medicine Is Here To Stay

By Nicole LaForest, BSc., LVT, RVT, CCFT, WSAVT President   Across the US, there are a small, but thriving number of us veterinary professionals that offer ambulatory services and ambulatory veterinary medicine. What is an ambulatory practice you may wonder? Well, it’s a type of service that works in conjunction with your local veterinary hospital to provide in-house specialty services, …

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5 things vet techs want you to know before euthanasia

As originally posted by www.kelseybethcarpenter.com This infographic will show the 5 things vet techs want you to know before euthanasia. An euthanasia in the veterinary profession is a term that explains a procedure in which an animal is being humanely put to sleep ending his life of pain and suffering. This procedure is used when the patient suffers from an incurable disease …