Euthanasia: The Decision, The Guilt, The Gift

No one likes to discuss euthanasia. It is a difficult, but necessary, part of veterinary medicine and, by far, the one that weighs the heaviest on the heart of both the owner and the veterinarian. From the perspective of the veterinarian, you have to admit first to...

An Average Day as a Veterinary Assistant

Here is a look at a day in the life of a Veterinary Assistant… 8:00 AM – Clock in to the sound of ringing phones. Answer phones, make appointments, start a load of leftover laundry from yesterday. Begin the process of calling to check the status of...