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I am in a low paying sales director job but benefits are good...considering doubling my salary at another company but at the risk of less than mediocre benefits. On the one hand the lower paying job h… more

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Help! Veterinary Technician here, I've been in the field 10 years. I LOVE what I do, but certain circumstances have led me here. What positions have other technicians taken when working from ho… more

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Good Morning,

I’m a senior writer in the Animal Health and Human Pharma industries.

Wondering if any companies are hiring? I love the science side as well as DTC.

Any help is appreciated, thank you. 👋… more

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Hi everyone,

I'm a recent graduate of a veterinary assistant program and now am a certified veterinary assistant. I'm looking for some part-time/full-time work, as I have bills to pay and dream… more

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I'm a recruiter...please don't throw stones :) I have been trying to place a DVM in Lebanon, TN for over a year. No one seems to want a job that pays $175k+, partial ownership, naming rights… more

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Does anybody know of any sites like Roo that offer relief work for veterinary receptionists and assistants? Looking to pick up extra work...

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Which company does everyone use for their point of sale terminals? We are considering switching our current provider.

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What would management give an employee for their 20th Year anniversary? Outside the typical China / gift card / recognition from the management and staff ….Money? , if so , what would be a decent am… more

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Is anyone aware if VCA will have remote positions available in Canada? I love my job but am starting to feel the effects of burnout after 7 years

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Hello all, I’m kind of at a stand still in my life right now. I’m 24 yrs old, graduated with a degree in Animal Science 2 years ago and have been working minimum wage as a vet tech since. I have alway… more

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Anybody make the transition from working at a private clinic to a corporate owned? Looking for feedback: pros and cons.

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Do you typically pay your employees for a day missed due to Jury duty selection? Not required by law in Ontario. But curious if any clinics out there still pay their staff their daily wage?

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Our clinic is struggling with staff not completing tasks and a gossip train constantly running through...Any other practice managers struggling with this? Or have? How did you manage to remove the con… more

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I am looking to talk with someone about trying to transition into a management role within a clinic. Steps you took to get there, best way to further my knowledge for the position, things like that.

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Does anybody know the cadence in which Lyme disease flare ups occur? My dog is experiencing one now and is taking antibiotics. It’s so sad to see him so lethargic & in pain. What can I do to preve… more

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I may need another set of eyes on my resume. I'm searching for a job within veterinary medicine like with Idexx or Antech where I can work remotely.

I injured myself on the job and am learning to walk again, … more

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Any advice on changing careers for a veterinary technician with 7 years of experience?

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We are looking to hire several positions in Edmond, OK at a small animal veterinary hospital. What are you looking for in a new position?

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Have you ever encountered an instance where a dog was at stage 4 heart murmur and quickly escalated to a 6 just months after taking heart medication consistently?

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I’m looking for an opportunity to shadow a vet in San Fernando Valley in California to confirm if the field is a right fit for me. I’m currently a CPA (Certified Public Accountant), but am interested … more

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What do you think are some of the top lies you were told in vet school? I think I remember being told to remember the big picture, not the small details. LIE!!!

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My cat is going to be the death of me. He is such a brat and I have no other ideas on what to do with him. He refuses to use the litter box. Have tried everything... and no medical issues. Only thing … more

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I feel like I've joined almost all the clubs. I think I have an addiction. I'm "officially" in shelter club VP, therapy dog club, VBMA, SCAVMA, raptor rehab, bovine club, and exotics… more

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I am a new vet tech, been working in the back for just shy of a year and not certified yet. My clinic is having me come in on all my days off to deal with hospitalized pets alone and staying 2+ hours … more

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An owner left tilapia on the counter on aluminum foil and left the room. I guess the cat thought it was a great idea to eat the tilapia as well as the aluminum foil. Yes, the owner brought the cat in… more

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What is the balance at your clinic for vet to vet tech? At any given time we usually only have 2 vt techs and 3 drs I think we need more vet techs.

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Tell me you're in veterinary medicine without telling me you're in veterinary medicine.

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The practice I work for is having trouble finding Vets to hire to fill in a position or two that will be left open soon. Any advice on where to advertise?

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I hate handing out pamphlets but what are some of the best ways to educate pet owners about their pet's health?

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I want to build a bigger facility so we can build out with a hospital. Anyone go through and/or have advice?

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If you could have 3 things to help make your job easier what would they be? For me, it would be more help, access to cheaper drugs/supplies so i could help more clients at a cheaper cost, and the phys… more

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There are not many people going into the veteriraian field. What are your thoughts on the future of veterinary medicine?

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This allergy season seems to be bad. All these poor little guys coming in with allergies.

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What is one area of need at your clinic? Seems folks are experiencing more and more holes in offerings.

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Do you take your dog out for a walk every day? I am guilty of not doing so. I have a shih tzu and he just enjoys playing outside in the yard, he hates walks. And I have so little time.

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I'm a veterinarian and I'm concerned about the increasing number of pets that are being diagnosed with cancer. Anyone with some expertise or who has picked up specific knowledge - what are som… more

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The biggest complaint that I keep hearing lately is the lack of groomers. Is this going on in your area?

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I think the most common question I get is what type of food should I feed my pet. Anyone else, or is it something else?

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I always loved animals so i chose to go into veterinarian medicine. Why did you choose this route over other educational disciplines or trades?

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I love watching Magic of Disney's Animal Kingdom. Watch animal shows do you love to watch?

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