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Find out how to become a veterinary technician, read interesting interviews with vet techs. Also, a lot of useful information for advancing in the veterinary technician profession.

7 Tips for Preparing for the VTNE Exam

Having graduated from a training program accredited by the American Association of Veterinary State Boards (AAVSB), the next step is to take the AAVSB Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE). Once you clear this exam, you’ll earn your credentials and the necessary licensing to practice as a veterinary technician.  Before you begin preparing for the VTNE …

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Interview With Abbie Deleers from Vet Techs Without Borders

Tell us something about yourself and your organization Vet Techs Without Borders Vet Techs Without Borders’ mission is to improve animal welfare by connecting volunteer veterinary support staff to animal rescue organizations that need their help. Our model is to partner with existing rescue organizations and act as a liaison to help volunteers plan trips …

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How to Deal With an Unfriendly Work Environment at a New Workplace?

Unfortunately, not everyone in this field is warm and fuzzy. A wise woman once said, “What other people think about you is none of your business.” In a small knit community and even smaller knit practices, this is a motto to live by. Coming in as a newbie and dealing with an unfriendly workplace can …

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Choosing a School: Does an Online Vet Tech Program Make Sense?

If you search for information about veterinary technician schools, you’ll immediately notice that many potential applicants are interested in attending a vet tech school online. This makes sense considering that enrollment in online courses continues to grow, with many students completing some—or even all—of their classes without stepping foot in a traditional classroom. Does an …

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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 …

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How to become a Vet Tech and everything you need to know about the profession

What is a Vet Tech? What is it 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 …

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