What do you love most about your veterinary job?

What do you love most about your veterinary job?

Check out the reasons your colleagues gave for why they love their careers in veterinary medicine.
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Aug 01, 2013
By dvm360.com staff

>> “My favorite thing is seeing how clients appreciate what we do for their pets.”

>>  “There’s nothing better than seeing a puppy or kitten come in for the first time, then seeing them through the many years of their life. Finally, we’re able to be there at that very last appointment when we have to say goodbye to our beloved four-legged friend.”

>> “I enjoy the ability to help animals that aren’t able to help themselves and how grateful they can be. I also enjoy offering client education to help pet owners be better caregivers for our animals that depend on us.”

>> “Figuring out the puzzle that will result in a sick animal feeling better, recovering and returning to its family.”

>> “Helping pet owners understand their pets’ behavior and how to work with their pets to make them easier to manage.”

>> “Giving comfort to animals that are sick, injured or stressed.”

Source: 2013 Firstline Veterinary Team Trends Study

Proceedings papers for techs

The very best behavior advice for new puppy owners (Proceedings)

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The entire hospital staff should play a role in the counseling of new puppy owners.

The technician's role creating a behavior centered veterinary practice (Proceedings)

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A focus on pet behavior in the veterinary clinic is an excellent practice builder.

Trying times--dealing with canine adolescent dog (Proceedings)

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A behavior wellness exam is an opportunity to check up on a pet’s behavioral health and answer any related questions a client may have.

Enriching geriatric patient's lives (Proceedings)

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An important time for practices to include a behavioral exam is when a pet becomes a senior.

Tubes and tracheas--all about endotracheal tubes and lesions in difficult intubations (Proceedings)

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Endotracheal tubes are usually made from silicone, polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic or red rubber.